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Elemental 028 Extra Powder Banana

Elemental 028 Extra Powder is a Food for Special Medical Purposes for use under medical supervision. Elemental 028 Extra Powder is a nutritionally complete amino acid-based powder, designed to provide complete nutritional support or a dietary supplementation for the dietary management of conditions where there is severe impairment of the GI tract. Suitable for children from 1 year of age through to adulthood. Suitable for use as a sole source of nutrition from 5 years of age. Suitable as a supplement for children over 1 year of age. Available in 100g sachets in three flavours: unflavoured, banana and orange.

Features

• 0.85kcal/ml (20% w/v concentration)
• 35% MCT’s
• Arginine & Glutamine
• Milk protein-free
•2.5g protein equivalent per 100ml (20% w/v)
• Contains essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, fat, vitamins, minerals and trace elements
• Individual 100g serve sachets
• Available in Banana, unflavoured, Orange flavour

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  • Ingredients
  • Indications
  • Contraindications
  • Precautions
  • Directions For Use
  • Storage
  • Shelf Life
Ingredients

Dried glucose syrup, refined vegetable oil (medium-chain tiglycerides (palm kernel and/or coconut oil), canola, high oleic safflower), sugar, flavouring, L-lysine L-aspartate, L-glutamine, L-leucine, L-phenylalanine, L-arginine, trisodium citrate, L-proline, L-valine, glycine, L-isoleucine, flavour enhancer (E330), L-threonine, calcium phosphate dibasic, N-acetyl-L-methionine, emulsifiers (E471, E472(e)), L-histidine, L-serine, tri potassium citrate, L-alanine, magnesium acetate, potassium chloride, L-tryptophan, choline bitartrate, dipotassium hydrogen phosphate, L-tyrosine, sodium chloride, calcium chloride, L-cystine, taunne, L-ascorbic acid, stabiliser (E405), L-carnitine, ferrous sulphate, zinc sulphate, artificial sweetener (sucralose), DL-a-tocopheryl acetate, M-inositol, nicotinamide, manganese sulphate, calcium D-pantothenate, copper sulphate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, thiamin hydrochloride, riboflavin, retinyl acetate, colour (El 60a(ii)), sodium molybdate, folic acid, chromium chloride, potassium iodide, sodium selenite, phytomenadione, cholecalciferol. cyanocobalamin

 

ELEMENTAL 028 EXTRA POWDER IS MILK PROTEIN, GLUTEN AND LACTOSE-FREE.

Indications

For enteral use only. ACBS approved, prescribable on form FP10 (GP10 in Scotland) for the following indications: short bowel syndrome; intractable malabsorption; patients with proven inflammatory bowel disease; bowel fistulae.

Contraindications

Not suitable for infants under 1 year of age

Precautions

Use with caution for young children up to five years of age. Must only be used under strict medical supervision.

Directions for use

The recommended intake should be determined by a clinician or a dietitian only and is dependent on the age, body weight and medical condition of the patient. The standard recommended feed concentration is 20% w/v (100g powder made up with water to a final volume of 500ml, 0.89kcal/ml). For osmotically sensitive patients, an initial dilution of 13.3% w/v (67g powder made up with water to a final volume of 500ml, 0.59kcal/ ml) is recommended. These dilutions are guidelines only. Elemental 028 Extra Powder can be taken as a more concentrated drink but additional water or diluted drinks must be taken immediately after. To achieve a 1kcal/ml drink, a 22.6% w/v concentration is required (100g powder made up with water to a final volume of 443ml).

 

Preparation
  1. Wash hands, use clean equipment to prepare
  2. Weigh out the prescribed amount of Elemental 028 Extra
  3. Add a small amount of the prescribed Stir with a fork until a smooth paste is obtained. Continue stirring whilst adding the rest of the prescribed amount of water.
  4. Once reconstituted, store in a refrigerator and use within 24 Shake or stir immediately before use.

If given orally, Elemental 028 Extra Powder is best given as a chilled drink. The unflavoured version may be flavoured with Nutricia Flavour Sachets, Modjul flavours or other appropriate flavourings.

Storage

Store in a cool, dry place (5-25°C). Once opened, a sachet should be stored in an airtight container and used within two to three days.

Shelf Life

24 months. Best before date: see side of box.

AVERAGE CONTENTS*UNITper 100g powderper 100ml†
Energy:kcal427 kcal85 kcal
kj1793 kj358 kj
Fat:g17.45g3.5g
of which
-saturatesg6.7g1.3g
-monounsaturates7.4g1.5g
-polyunsaturatesg2.4g0.5g
Carbohydrateg55g11g
of which
-Sugarsg7.9g1.6g
Fiberg0g0g
Proteing12.5g2.5g
Saltg0.76g0.15g
Vitamins:
Vitamin Aμg330μg66μg
Vitamin Dμg2.5μg0.5μg
Vitamin Eμg6.1 mg (α-TE/ET)1.2 mg (α-TE/ET)
Vitamin Cmg28.3mg5.7mg
Vitamin Kμg25μg5μg
Thiaminmg0.6mg0.12mg
Riboflavinmg0.6mg0.12mg
Niacinmg4.2mg0.84mg
Vitamin B6mg0.8mg0.16mg
Folic Acidμg83.3μg16.7μg
Vitamin B12μg1.7μg0.34μg
Biotinμg18μg3.6μg
Pantothenic Acidmg2mg0.4mg
Minerals and Trace Elements
Sodiummg305mg61mg
mmol13.3mmol2.7mmol
Potassiummg466mg93mg
mmol11.9mmol2.4mmol
Chloridemg333mg66.6mg
mmol9.4mmol1.9mmol
Calciummg245mg49mg
mmol6.1mmol1.2mmol
Phosphorusmg200mg40mg
mmol6.5mmol1.3mmol
Magnesiummg81.6mg16.3mg
mmol3.4mmol0.7mmol
Ironmg4.2mg0.84mg
Coppermg0.4mg0.08mg
Zincmg4.2mg0.84mg
Manganesemg0.6mg0.12mg
Iodineμg33.3μg6.7μg
Molybdenumμg33.3μg6.7μg
Seleniumμg15μg3μg
chromiumμg15μg3μg
Others:
Cholinemg91.6mg18.3 mg
Inositolmg9.2 mg1.8 mg
† 20% reconstituted