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Ensure® Plus Can - Vanilla

Ensure® Plus Can

Ensure Plus is a 1.5kcal/ml, high-protein, milkshake style oral nutritional supplement for people with, or at risk of developing, disease-related malnutrition. Ensure Plus is a rich, creamy drink that contains complete, balanced nutrition1-2 when used in appropriate amounts, which provides calories, protein & carbohydrates to help you gain or maintain a healthy weight.3-7

Ensure Plus is available in Vanilla flavour and is presented in a 237ml ready to drink can.


AVAILABILITY

LIST NUMBER
ITEM
51716.126
ENSURE PLUS VAN 237ML CAN

FEATURES

  • Good tasting
  • Appropriate for low-sodium and low-cholesterol diets
  • Convenient and ready to drink

Precautions

  • Food for Special Medical Purposes. Use only under medical supervision.
    • Not for Parenteral use
    • Not for use in galactosemia
    • Not intended for use in children unless otherwise instructed by a health care professional

PREPARATION

  • Use Instructions
    • Ready to serve.

NUTRITION

1.5kcal/mL nutritionally complete and balanced, milkshake style nutritional drink for disease related malnutrition.

  • per 100mL
  • per 237mL
  • Nutritional Information
  • Energy
  • kJ
  • 627
  • 1485
  • kcal
  • 150
  • 355
  • Protein (nitrogen)
  • g
  • 5.5 (0.87)
  • 13 (2.05)
  • Carbohydrate
  • g
  • 21.1
  • 50.1
  • Fat
  • g
  • 4.81
  • 11.4
  • of which saturates
  • g
  • 0.42
  • 1.00
  • Fibre
  • g
  • 0
  • 0
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A
  • mcg RE
  • 158
  • 375
  • Vitamin D
  • mcg
  • 1.05
  • 2.50
  • Vitamin E
  • mg α TE
  • 2.1
  • 5.0
  • Vitamin K
  • mcg
  • 8.4
  • 20
  • Vitamin C
  • mg
  • 13
  • 30
  • Folic acid
  • mcg
  • 42
  • 100
  • Thiamin (vitamin B1)
  • mg
  • 0.16
  • 0.38
  • Riboflavin (vitamin B2)
  • mg
  • 0.18
  • 0.43
  • Vitamin B6
  • mg
  • 0.21
  • 0.50
  • Vitamin B12
  • mcg
  • 0.63
  • 1.5
  • Niacin
  • mg
  • 2.1
  • 5.0
  • Pantothenic acid
  • mg
  • 1.1
  • 2.5
  • Biotin
  • mcg
  • 32
  • 75
  • Choline
  • mg
  • 42.2
  • 100
  • Minerals
  • Sodium
  • mg (mmol)
  • 101 (4.39)
  • 240 (10.44)
  • Potassium
  • mg (mmol)
  • 186 (4.76)
  • 440 (11.25)
  • Chloride
  • mg (mmol)
  • 190 (5.36)
  • 450 (12.69)
  • Calcium
  • mg
  • 84
  • 200
  • Phosphorus
  • mg
  • 84
  • 200
  • Magnesium
  • mg
  • 42.2
  • 100
  • Iron
  • mg
  • 1.9
  • 4.5
  • Zinc
  • mg
  • 1.6
  • 3.8
  • Manganese
  • mg
  • 0.55
  • 1.3
  • Copper
  • mcg
  • 210
  • 500
  • Iodine
  • mcg
  • 16
  • 38
  • Selenium
  • mcg
  • 7.6
  • 18
  • Chromium
  • mcg
  • 13
  • 30
  • Molybdenum
  • mcg
  • 16
  • 38
  • Osmolality
  • mOsm/kg H20
  • 680
  • Osmolarity
  • mOsm/litre
  • 525
  • Water
  • mL/100mL (mL/can)
  • 75.9 (180)
  • Renal solute load
  • mOsm/litre
  • 458

Suitable (but not restricted to) following patient groups:

  • Malnourished/poor appetite
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Stroke/ neurological disorder
  • pre & post- surgery
  • elderly

Presentation: 237ml can

Halal: Yes

Kosher: Yes

Flavours available: Vanilla

Country of Manufacture: Sturgis, United States

INGREDIENTS

List of ingredients in descending order:

Water, corn syrup, maltodextrin (corn), sodium and calcium caseinates, sugar (sucrose), canola oil, corn oil, high oleic safflower oil, soy protein isolate, magnesium chloride, potassium citrate, calcium phosphate tribasic, emulsifier (322), flavours, potassium chloride, sodium citrate, magnesium phosphate dibasic, choline chloride, ascorbic acid, stabilizer (407), alpha-tocopheryl acetate, ferrous sulphate, zinc sulphate, niacinamide, calcium pantothenate, manganese sulphate, cupric sulphate, Vitamin A palmitate, thiamin chloride hydrochloride, pyridoxine hydrochloride, riboflavin, folic acid, chromium chloride, biotin, sodium molybdate, sodium selenate, potassium iodide, phylloquinone, Vitamin D3 and cyanocobalamin.

CONTAINS MILK AND SOY INGREDIENTS

May contain: potassium phosphate dibasic, sodium chloride

References

  1. Dietary Reference Intakes: Guiding Principles for Nutrition Labeling and Fortification (2004).
  2. Lochs H et al. Clin. Nutr. 2006;25:180‐6.
  3. Pirlich M, Lochs H. Nutrition in the elderly. Best Pract. Res. Clin. Gastroenterol. 2001; 15:869-94.
  4. Beattie AH, Prach AT, Baxter JP, Pennington CR. A randomized controlled trial evaluating the use of enteral nutritional supplements postoperatively in malnourished surgical patients. Gut. 2000; 46:813-8.
  5. Holm L et al. Protein-containing nutrient supplementation following strength training enhances the effect on muscle mass, strength, and bone formation in postmenopausal women. J. Appl. Physiol. 2008; 105:274-81.
  6. Norman Norman K et al. Three month intervention with protein and energy rich supplements improves muscle function and quality of life in malnourished patients with non-neoplastic gastrointestinal disease – a randomized controlled trial. Clin Nutr. 2008; 27:48-56.
  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.
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