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Fresubin® 1000 complete

Product Features

Fresubin® 1000 complete

Description

An unflavoured liquid consisting of protein (milk), vegetable oils (rapeseed and sunflower oils), fish oil carbohydrate (maltodextrin), fibre (inulin, wheat dextrin, cellulose), vitamins, minerals and trace-elements.
 

Contra-indications

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

Precautions

  • Should only be used under medica supervision.
  • Additional fluid must be given to meet individual requirements.
  • Use with caution in children under 5 years of age.
 

Indications for use

  • Fresubin® 1000 Complete is suitable for conditions where a low energy intake is required, for example overweight, elderly or immobile patients with low energy needs who require enteral tube feeding.
  • 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, dysphagia, bowel fistulae, disease related malnutrition.
  • Gluten free.
  • Lactose free.
 

Dosage

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

 

  • For complete nutrition:
    1 x 1000ml EasyBag = 1000kcal and 55g protein and meets the average adult recommended daily requirements for vitamins and trace elements.
  • For tube feeding:
    It is recommended that the full dosage of Fresubin® 1000 Complete is introduced gradually over 2–3 days.
 

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.
 

Shelf life

  • 12 months