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Ensure® - Chocolate

Ensure®

Ensure is a 1.0kcal/ml, nutritionally complete and balanced1- 2 milkshake style oral nutritional supplement for people with, or at risk of developing, disease-related malnutrition. Ensure provides calories, protein & carbohydrates to help you gain or maintain a healthy weight3-7.

Ensure milkshake style is available in Vanilla and Chocolate.

Ensure is best served chilled. Chocolate flavour also taste great when warmed and served as a hot drink. Ensure can also be mixed with packet soup, or used instead of milk in drinks, breakfast cereals and puddings.

Ensure milkshake style should never be boiled however, as this can destroy some of the much-needed nutrients.


AVAILABILITY

LIST NUMBER
ITEM
P513.12501
ENSURE CHOC 250ML CAN
LIST NUMBER
ITEM
P514.12501
ENSURE VAN 250ML CAN

FEATURES

  • 28 essential vitamins and minerals
  • FOS prebiotic to support immune health
  • Calcium necessary for normal bone structure
  • Vitamin D contributes to support normal muscle function
  • Antioxidant to support immune health

Precautions

  • Food for Special Medical Purposes. Use only under medical supervision
  • Not intended for use in children unless recommended by a physician or other qualified healthcare professional
  • Not for use in galactosemia
  • Not for parenteral use

PREPARATION

  • Use Instructions
    • Ready to serve.

NUTRITION

1.0kcal/mL nutritionally complete and balanced, milkshake style nutritional drink for disease related malnutrition.

  • per 100mL
  • per 250mL
  • Nutritional Information
  • Energy
  • kJ
  • 448
  • 1120
  • kcal
  • 106
  • 266
  • Protein (nitrogen)
  • g
  • 3.70 (0.58)
  • 9.31 (1.46)
  • Carbohydrate
  • g
  • 17.00
  • 43
  • of which sugars
  • g
  • 5.5
  • 13.75
  • Fat
  • g
  • 2.60
  • 6.5
  • of which saturates
  • g
  • 0.26
  • 0.65
  • Fibre
  • g
  • 0
  • 0
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A
  • mcg RE
  • 158
  • 395
  • Vitamin D
  • mcg
  • 1.05
  • 2.6
  • Vitamin E
  • mg α TE
  • 2.1
  • 5.4
  • Vitamin K
  • mcg
  • 8.0
  • 20
  • Vitamin C
  • mg
  • 13
  • 33
  • Folic acid
  • mcg
  • 42
  • 105
  • Thiamin (vitamin B1)
  • mg
  • 0.16
  • 0.40
  • Riboflavin (vitamin B2)
  • mg
  • 0.18
  • 0.45
  • Vitamin B6
  • mg
  • 0.21
  • 0.53
  • Vitamin B12
  • mg
  • 0.60
  • 1.5
  • Niacin
  • mg NE
  • 2.1
  • 5.3
  • Pantothenic acid
  • mg
  • 1.1
  • 2.8
  • Biotin
  • mcg
  • 32
  • 80
  • Choline
  • mg
  • 42
  • 105
  • Minerals
  • Sodium
  • mg (mmol)
  • 84 (3.65)
  • 210 (9.13)
  • Potassium
  • mg (mmol)
  • 156 (3.99)
  • 390 (9.97)
  • Chloride
  • mg (mmol)
  • 131 (3.70)
  • 328 (9.25)
  • Calcium
  • mg
  • 127
  • 318
  • Phosphorus
  • mg
  • 127
  • 318
  • Magnesium
  • mg
  • 42
  • 105
  • Iron
  • mg
  • 1.9
  • 4.8
  • Zinc
  • mg
  • 1.6
  • 4.0
  • Manganese
  • mg
  • 0.50
  • 1.3
  • Copper
  • mcg
  • 210
  • 525
  • Iodine
  • mcg
  • 16
  • 40
  • Selenium
  • mcg
  • 8.0
  • 20
  • Chromium
  • mcg
  • 13
  • 33
  • Molybdenum
  • mcg
  • 16
  • 40
  • Osmolality
  • mOsm/kg H20
  • 590
  • Osmolarity
  • mOsm/litre
  • 493
  • Water
  • mL/100mL (mL/can)
  • 84.0 (210)
  • Renal solute load
  • mOsm/litre
  • 324
Minor differences exist between flavours. For details, please consult the product label or contact Abbott Nutrition.

Suitable (but not restricted to) following patient groups:

  • Malnourished/poor appetite
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Stroke/ neurological disorder
  • Pre/post surgery
  • elderly

Presentation: 250ml can

Halal: Yes

Kosher: Yes

Flavours available:

  • Vanilla
  • Chocolate

Country of Manufacture: Zwolle, Netherlands

  • per 100mL
  • per 250mL
  • Nutritional Information
  • Energy
  • kJ
  • 448
  • 1120
  • kcal
  • 106
  • 266
  • Protein (nitrogen)
  • g
  • 3.70 (0.58)
  • 9.31 (1.46)
  • Carbohydrate
  • g
  • 17.00
  • 43
  • of which sugars
  • g
  • 5.5
  • 13.75
  • Fat
  • g
  • 2.60
  • 6.5
  • of which saturates
  • g
  • 0.26
  • 0.65
  • Fibre
  • g
  • 0
  • 0
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A
  • mcg RE
  • 158
  • 395
  • Vitamin D
  • mcg
  • 1.05
  • 2.6
  • Vitamin E
  • mg α TE
  • 2.1
  • 5.4
  • Vitamin K
  • mcg
  • 8.0
  • 20
  • Vitamin C
  • mg
  • 13
  • 33
  • Folic acid
  • mcg
  • 42
  • 105
  • Thiamin (vitamin B1)
  • mg
  • 0.16
  • 0.40
  • Riboflavin (vitamin B2)
  • mg
  • 0.18
  • 0.45
  • Vitamin B6
  • mg
  • 0.21
  • 0.53
  • Vitamin B12
  • mg
  • 0.60
  • 1.5
  • Niacin
  • mg NE
  • 2.1
  • 5.3
  • Pantothenic acid
  • mg
  • 1.1
  • 2.8
  • Biotin
  • mcg
  • 32
  • 80
  • Choline
  • mg
  • 42
  • 105
  • Minerals
  • Sodium
  • mg (mmol)
  • 84 (3.65)
  • 210 (9.13)
  • Potassium
  • mg (mmol)
  • 156 (3.99)
  • 390 (9.97)
  • Chloride
  • mg (mmol)
  • 131 (3.70)
  • 328 (9.25)
  • Calcium
  • mg
  • 127
  • 318
  • Phosphorus
  • mg
  • 127
  • 318
  • Magnesium
  • mg
  • 42
  • 105
  • Iron
  • mg
  • 1.9
  • 4.8
  • Zinc
  • mg
  • 1.6
  • 4.0
  • Manganese
  • mg
  • 0.50
  • 1.3
  • Copper
  • mcg
  • 210
  • 525
  • Iodine
  • mcg
  • 16
  • 40
  • Selenium
  • mcg
  • 8.0
  • 20
  • Chromium
  • mcg
  • 13
  • 33
  • Molybdenum
  • mcg
  • 16
  • 40
  • Osmolality
  • mOsm/kg H20
  • 590
  • Osmolarity
  • mOsm/litre
  • 493
  • Water
  • mL/100mL (mL/can)
  • 84.0 (210)
  • Renal solute load
  • mOsm/litre
  • 324
Minor differences exist between flavours. For details, please consult the product label or contact Abbott Nutrition.

Suitable (but not restricted to) following patient groups:

  • Malnourished/poor appetite
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Stroke/ neurological disorder
  • Pre/post surgery
  • elderly

Presentation: 250ml can

Halal: Yes

Kosher: Yes

Flavours available:

  • Vanilla
  • Chocolate

Country of Manufacture: Zwolle, Netherlands

INGREDIENTS

Water, maltodextrin, hydrolysed corn starch, sucrose, sodium and calcium caseinates, MINERALS: (calcium phosphate tribasic, magnesium phosphate dibasic, potassium chloride, sodium citrate, potassium citrate, magnesium chloride, ferrous sulphate, zinc sulphate, manganese sulphate, cupric sulphate, chromium chloride, sodium molybdate, sodium selenate, potassium iodide), canola oil, high oleic sunflower oil, soy protein isolate, whey protein concentrate, corn oil, flavouring, emulsifier (322), VITAMINS: (choline chloride, ascorbic acid, dl-alpha tocopheryl acetate, niacinamide, calcium pantothenate, vitamin A palmitate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, thiamine hydrochloride, riboflavin, folic acid, biotin, phylloquinone, vitamin D3, cyanocobalamin), stabiliser (407).

May contain: potassium phosphate dibasic, magnesium sulphate and sodium chloride.

CONTAINS MILK AND SOY INGREDIENTS

Minor differences exist between flavours. For details, please consult the product label or contact Abbott Nutrition.

References

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  7. Bonnefoy M. et al. The effects of exercise and protein-energy supplements on body composition and muscle function in frail elderly individuals: a long-term controlled randomized study. Br. J. Nutr. 2003; 89:731-8.