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Fresubin® 2Kcal Crème

Product Features


Description

A flavoured semi-solid dessert style nutritional supplement, consisting of protein (milk) vegetable oils (sunflower and rapeseed oil), carbohydrates (sucrose, maltodextrin and starch), fibre (inulin) vitamins, minerals and trace elements.
 

Presentation

  • Fresubin® 2Kcal Crème is a high energy 2Kcal/ml, high protein semi-solid dessert style nutritional supplement with fibre, and added vitamins, minerals and trace elements.
  • Fresubin® 2Kcal Crème is ready to use and presented in a 125g pot in five flavours: vanilla, wild strawberry, cappuccino, praline and chocolate.
  • Lactose and gluten free.
 

Contra-indications

  • Not for parenteral use.
  • Not suitable where enteral nutrition is not permitted.
  • Not suitable for infants under three years of age.
 

Precautions

  • Should ony be used under medical supervision.
  • Use with caution in children under 5 years.
 

Indications for use

Standard ACBS indications: short bowel syndrome, intractable malabsorption, pre-operative preparation of patients who are undernourished, patients with proven inflammatory bowel disease, following total gastrectomy, bowel fistulae, disease related malnutrition, dysphagia, continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) and haemodialysis.
 

Dosage

Dosage should be calculated by a clinician or dietitian according to individual requirements. As a guide:

 

  • For supplementary nutrition:
    4 x 125g pots per day will provide 50g protein, 1000kcal and meets the average adult recommended daily requirements for vitamins and trace-elements# (Dietary Reference Values for Food Energy and Nutrients for the United Kingdom, DH 1991). 

    (# except selenium, provides 70μg per 500g
 

Storage

  • Store in a cool place, do not store above 25°C.
  • Once opened, can be stored for up to 24 hours in a refrigerator.
 

Pack size

  • Fresubin® 2Kcal Crème is available in a pack of 4 x 125g single serving pots.