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PediaSure® Fibre - Vanilla

PediaSure® Fibre

Sole-source nutrition

Indications for use

  • For children:
    • who may benefit from dietary fibre;
    • requiring short- or long-term tube feeding;
    • with increased nutrient needs;
    • with or at risk for malnutrition;
    • with failure to thrive.
  • For oral or tube feeding use.
  • Can be used as a supplement or as a sole source of nutrition.

Safety precautions:

  • Not for parenteral use.
  • Not for children with galactosemia.
  • For children under 1 year of age, consult a physician or qualified health care professional prior to using PediaSure® Fibre.

AVAILABILITY

List number
Product
Format
62197570
PediaSure® Fibre, Vanilla
235-mL cans; 12/case

Ready to use

Preparation

Instructions:

Use under medical supervision.

Use by date on end of can.

Oral feeding:

  • May be used for total or supplemental nutrition.
  • May be fed at room temperature or chilled.
  • Serving PediaSure® chilled enhances its flavour.

Tube feeding:

  • Adjust flow rate and volume according to patient’s condition and tolerance.
  • Feed at room temperature.
  • Additional fluid requirements should be met by giving water between or after feedings or when flushing the tube.
  • Care should be taken to avoid contamination of this product during preparation and administration.

NOT FOR IV USE.

Not for children under the age of 1 unless specified by a health care professional.

Storage:

  • Store unopened at room temperature.
  • Shake well and clean top of can thoroughly before opening.
  • Once opened, store covered in refrigerator and use within 48 hours.

Features and Benefits

  • Provides 1.1 g of dietary fibre per 235 mL.
  • Fortified with taurine and carnitine to help prevent deficiencies associated with long-term tube feeding.1-3
  • 19.5% of fat as medium chain triglycerides, an easily digested and well-absorbed fat source.4
  • 1.2:1 Ca:P ratio to help optimize calcium and phosphorus balance.5
  • Provides 27 vitamins and minerals.

Suitable for people with lactose intolerance Yes
Gluten-free Yes
Kosher Yes
Halal Yes
REFERENCES:

1. Feller AG et al. Subnormal concentrations of serum selenium and plasma carnitine in chronically tube-fed patients. Am J Clin Nutr 1987;45:476-83.

2. Fischer MH et al. Improved selenium, carnitine and taurine status in an enterally fed population. JPEN
1990;14:270-4.

3. Bourdet B et al. Plasma Free Carnitine Depletion in Polytrauma Patients. J Nutr Health Aging 2010;14(3):253.

4. Duggan C, Watkins JB, Walker WA. Nutrition in Pediatrics: Standard and Specialized Enteral Formulas. BC Decker Inc. Hamilton. 2008.

5. PediaSure® Product Monograph, October 2009.

Nutrition

  • Per 100 mL
  • Per 235 mL
  • Energy
  • ENERGY (Cal [kJ])
  • 100 (419)
  • 235 (984)
  • PROTEIN (g)
  • 3.0
  • 7.1
  • % of total energy
  • 12.2
  • 12.2
  • Arginine (mg)
  • 95
  • 223
  • Cystine (mg)
  • 22
  • 52
  • Histidine (mg)
  • 76
  • 179
  • Isoleucine (mg)
  • 155
  • 364
  • Leucine (mg)
  • 287
  • 675
  • Lysine (mg)
  • 229
  • 538
  • Methionine (mg)
  • 76
  • 179
  • Phenylalanine (mg)
  • 141
  • 331
  • Tryptophan (mg)
  • 39
  • 92
  • Threonine (mg)
  • 142
  • 334
  • Valine (mg)
  • 186
  • 437
  • Taurine (mg)
  • 7.2
  • 16.9
  • Carnitine (mg)
  • 1.7
  • 4
  • Source
  • Sodium caseinate, whey protein concentrate
  • Sodium caseinate, whey protein concentrate
  • FAT (g)
  • 5.0
  • 11.7
  • % of total energy
  • 44.8
  • 44.8
  • Polyunsaturated fatty acids (g)
  • 1.182
  • 2.778
  • Linoleic acid (g)
  • 0.8
  • 1.9
  • Arachidonic acid (ARA) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • Linolenic acid (g)
  • 0.09
  • 0.21
  • Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • Omega-6:Omega-3 ratio
  • 11:1
  • 11:1
  • Monounsaturated fatty acids (g)
  • 2.143
  • 5.036
  • Saturated fatty acids (g)
  • 1.121
  • 3.346
  • Cholesterol (mg)
  • 2
  • 4.7
  • Source
  • High oleic safflower oil, soy oil, MCT oil
  • High oleic safflower oil, soy oil, MCT oil
  • MCT oil (% of total fats)
  • 19.5
  • 19.5
  • CARBOHYDRATE (g)
  • 11
  • 26
  • % of total energy
  • 43.0
  • 43.0
  • Total dietary fibre (g)
  • 05
  • 1.1
  • Short-chain fructooligosaccharides (scFOS) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • Galactooligosaccharides (GOS) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • Source
  • Corn maltodextrin, sucrose, soy polysaccharide
  • Corn maltodextrin, sucrose, soy polysaccharide
  • Acesulfame-potassium (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • Sucralose (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A (RE [IU])
  • 78 (259)
  • 182 (608)
  • Vitamin D3 (mcg [IU])
  • 0.80 (32.0)
  • 1.88 (75.2)
  • Vitamin E (IU)
  • 3.5
  • 8.2
  • Vitamin K1 (mg)
  • 0.003
  • 0.008
  • Vitamin C (mg)
  • 10.2
  • 24.0
  • Thiamine (mg)
  • 0.27
  • 0.64
  • Riboflavin (mg)
  • 0.21
  • 0.50
  • Niacin (mg)
  • 1.7
  • 4.0
  • Vitamin B6 (mg)
  • 0.26
  • 0.62
  • Folic acid (mg)
  • 0.037
  • 0.088
  • Vitamin B12 (mg)
  • 0.0006
  • 0.0014
  • Pantothenic acid (mg)
  • 1.0
  • 2.4
  • Biotin (mg)
  • 0.032
  • 0.076
  • Choline (mg)
  • 30.0
  • 70.5
  • Inositol (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • Minerals
  • Sodium (mg [mmol])
  • 37 (1.61)
  • 87 (3.78)
  • Potassium (mg [mmol])
  • 130 (3.33)
  • 306 (7.85)
  • Chloride (mg [mmol])
  • 101 (2.85)
  • 238 (6.71)
  • Calcium (mg)
  • 97
  • 228
  • Phosphorus (mg)
  • 80
  • 188
  • Magnesium (mg)
  • 19.8
  • 46.5
  • Iron (mg)
  • 1.4
  • 3.3
  • Zinc (mg)
  • 1.2
  • 2.8
  • Iodine (mg)
  • 0.0097
  • 0.0230
  • Copper (mg)
  • 0.10
  • 0.24
  • Manganese (mg)
  • 0.25
  • 0.59
  • Selenium (mg)
  • 0.0023
  • 0.0054
  • Chromium (mg)
  • 0.0030
  • 0.0071
  • Molybdenum (mg)
  • 0.0036
  • 0.0084

Values listed are subject to change. Please refer to the product label or packaging for the most current ingredient, allergen and nutrient profile information.

Ingredients

PediaSure® Fibre, Vanilla: Water, corn maltodextrin, sucrose, sodium caseinate, high oleic safflower oil, soy oil, medium chain triglycerides (modified coconut oil and/or palm kernel oil), whey protein concentrate, soy polysaccharide, calcium phosphate, natural and artificial flavours, potassium citrate, magnesium chloride, potassium phosphate, potassium chloride, monoglycerides, soy lecithin, choline chloride, carrageenan, ascorbic acid, potassium hydroxide, taurine, dl-α-tocopheryl acetate, ferrous sulphate, zinc sulphate, niacinamide, L-carnitine, d-calcium pantothenate, manganese sulphate, citric acid, thiamine hydrochloride, pyridoxine hydrochloride, riboflavin, cupric sulphate, vitamin A palmitate, folic acid, biotin, potassium iodide, sodium molybdate, sodium selenite, phylloquinone, cyanocobalamin, vitamin D3. May contain sodium citrate. Contains: Milk and soy ingredients.

CONTAINS: Priority food allergens: Milk, soy. Ingredients associated with food intolerances and/or sensitivities: Corn, coconut oil, citric acid, natural and artificial flavours, lactose, other soy components.

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