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Fresubin® HP Energy Fibre

Product Features
Fresubin® HP Energy Fibre

Description

 

An unflavoured liquid consisting of protein (milk), fat (soya oil, MCT and fish oil), carbohydrate (maltodexrin), fibre (inulin, wheat dextrin, cellulose), vitamins, minerals and trace-elements.

 

Contra-Indications

 

FOR ENTERAL USE ONLY
NOT SUITABLE WHERE ENTERAL NUTRITION IS NOT PERMITTED

 

NOT SUITABLE FOR INFANTS UNDER ONE YEAR OF AGE

 

Precautions

 

MUST ONLY BE USED UNDER MEDICAL SUPERVISION

 

NOT SUITABLE AS A SOLE SOURCE OF NUTRITION FOR CHILDREN UNDER 5 YEARS OF AGE

 

Indications for use

 

Fresubin® HP Energy Fibre is prescribable on FP10/GP10 for the following indications: For the dietary management of 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, 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 complete nutrition 1500ml Fresubin® HP Energy Fibre provides 2250kcal and 112.5g protein and meets the average adult recommended daily requirements for vitamins, minerals and trace-elements*.
*Dietary Reference Values for Food, Energy and Nutrients for the United Kingdom, males aged 19-50 years (DH, 1991)

When commencing tube feeding, it is recommended that the full dosage of Fresubin® HP Energy Fibre is introduced gradually over 2 – 3 days.

 

Storage

 

Store in a cool, dry place (15- 25°C) away from direct sunlight. Once opened, the maximum hanging time is 24 hours, discard any unused contents after 24 hours.

 

Shelf life

 
12 months from date of manufacture