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Calshake®

Product Features


Description

A powdered supplement containing protein (milk protein), fat (vegetable oil) and carbohydrate.
 

Contra-indications

  • Not for parenteral use.
  • Not suitable where enteral nutrition is not permitted.
  • Not suitable for infants under one year of age.
  • Not suitable as a sole source of nutrition.
 

Precautions

  • To be used under medical supervision.
  • Gluten free.
 

Indications for use

  • Calshake® is intended for the dietary management of patients with increased energy requirements e.g. patients with cystic fibrosis, cancer or HIV/AIDS.
  • Calshake® is prescribable on FP10/GP10 for the following indications: Disease related malnutriton, malabsorption states, or other conditions requiring fortification with a fat / carbohydrate supplement.
  • All prescriptions must be endorsed ACBS (Advisory Committee on Borderline Substances).
 

Dosage

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

 

  • Each serving of Calshake® (one sachet plus 240ml whole milk) will provide approximately 600kcal and 12g protein.
 

Preparation

  • To prepare one serving of Calshake®, add the contents of one sachet to 240ml whole milk. Mix vigorously with a whisk or fork.
  • Alternatively mix using a Calshaker supplied by Fresenius Kabi.
 

Ingredients

  • Strawberry flavour
    Dextrose, Hydrogenated vegetable oil, dried glucose syrup, maltodextrin, dextrose monohydrate, sucrose, skimmed milk powder, sodium caseinate, medium chain triglycerides (MCT), flavouring, acidity regulator (E340), colouring (beetroot powder), emulsifiers (E471, E472b), calcium carbonate.
  • Vanilla Flavour
    Dextrose, Hydrogenated vegetable oil, dried glucose syrup, dextrose monohydrate, maltodextrin, sucrose, skimmed milk powder, sodium caseinate, medium chain triglycerides (MCT), acidity regulator (E340), flavourings, emulsifiers (E471, E472b), calcium carbonate, colouring (beta-carotene).
  • Chocolate Flavour
    Dextrose, Hydrogenated vegetable oil, dried glucose syrup, dextrose monohydrate, maltodextrin, sucrose, cocoa powder, skimmed milk powder, sodium caseinate, flavouring, medium chain triglycerides (MCT), acidity regulator (E340), emulsifiers (E471, E472b), calcium carbonate.
  • Banana Flavour
    Dextrose, Hydrogenated vegetable oil, dried glucose syrup, dextrose monohydrate, maltodextrin, sucrose, skimmed milk powder, sodium caseinate, medium chain triglycerides (MCT), acidity regulator (E340), flavouring, emulsifiers (E471, E472b), calcium carbonate, colouring (beta-carotene).
  • Neutral Flavour
    Maltodextrin, Hydrogenated vegetable oil, dried glucose syrup, skimmed milk powder, milk protein, emulsifiers (E471, E472b), medium chain triglycerides (MCT) acidity regulator (E340), calcium carbonate.
 

Storage

  • Store unopened sachets in a cool, dry place.
  • Once reconstituted, Calshake® can be stored for up to 24 hours in a refrigerator.
 

Shelf life

  • 2 years from date of manufacture.