VIVONEX T.E.N. formula is a low fat, elemental diet containing 100% free amino acids and enriched with glutamine to meet the total nutritional needs of patients with gastrointestinal impairment.
VIVONEX T.E.N. formula is a Medical Food -- consumers should consult with their physician on the use of this product.
Features 100% free amino acid diet for severely compromised GI tracts Only 3% of calories from fat to help speed gastric emptying and digestion, reduce pancreatic stimulation and improve tolerance Can be used for tube feeding or oral supplementation Contains glutamine to help meet the nutritional needs of patients with GI impairment Each 2.84 oz dry packet mixed with 250 mL water yields 300 mL of formula
Specifications Brand: Vivonex T.E.N Manufacturer: Nestle Healthcare Nutrition Application: Elemental Oral Supplement Container Size: 2.84 oz. Container Type: Packet Flavor: Unflavored HCPCS: B4153 (Disclaimer) Preparation: Powder User Adult
(AT STANDARD DILUTION)
kcal/mL: 1.0 Caloric Distribution (% of kcal)
Protein Source: free amino acids NPC:N Ratio: 149:1 Osmolality (mOsm/kg water): 630 Water: 83% Meets 100% RDI for 24 key micronutrients: 2000 mL L-Glutamine: 4.8 g/L L-Arginine: 3.9 g/L Appropriate for these diets: lactose-free, gluten-free, low-residue, kosher
For the Nutritional Management of: Bowel Resection Short-Bowel Syndrome Gluten Intolerance Gastrointestinal Impairment Gastrointestinal Fistula IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease) Pre/Post Surgery Impaired Digestion and Absorption Critical Illness Limited Gut Function Lactose Intolerance Crohn's Disease
Packaging Information 60-2.84 oz packets/case
60 Each / Case
(6 inner cartons, 10 packets Each)