• Nutrition
PediaSure® Plus - Vanilla

PediaSure® Plus

Sole-source nutrition

Indications for use

  • For children:
    • with fluid restrictions or volume sensitivity;
    • 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® Plus.

AVAILABILITY

List number
Product
Format
62244570
PediaSure® Plus, 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.
  • Tastes best when chilled.

Tube feeding:

  • Follow health care professional instructions for flow rate, volume and need for additional fluids.
  • Care should be taken to avoid contamination of this product during preparation and administration.

NOT FOR IV USE.

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

  • Increased nutrient density provides more calories in less volume: 118 more calories per serving than PediaSure®.
  • Provides 2.6 g of dietary fibre per 235 mL.
  • Contains 0.82 g of short-chain fructooligosaccharides (scFOS) per 235-mL serving.
  • Fortified with taurine and carnitine to help prevent deficiencies associated with long-term tube feeding.1-3
  • 19.6% of fat as medium chain triglycerides, an easily digested and well-absorbed fat source.4
  • 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.

Nutrition

  • Per 100 mL
  • Per 235 mL
  • Energy
  • ENERGY (Cal [kJ])
  • 150 (628)
  • 353 (1476)
  • PROTEIN (g)
  • 4.20
  • 9.9
  • % of total energy
  • 11.0
  • 11.0
  • Arginine (mg)
  • 129
  • 303
  • Cystine (mg)
  • 29
  • 68
  • Histidine (mg)
  • 103
  • 242
  • Isoleucine (mg)
  • 214
  • 503
  • Leucine (mg)
  • 394
  • 926
  • Lysine (mg)
  • 314
  • 738
  • Methionine (mg)
  • 104
  • 244
  • Phenylalanine (mg)
  • 194
  • 456
  • Tryptophan (mg)
  • 54
  • 127
  • Threonine (mg)
  • 196
  • 461
  • Valine (mg)
  • 257
  • 604
  • Taurine (mg)
  • 10.8
  • 25.4
  • Carnitine (mg)
  • 2.6
  • 6.1
  • Source
  • Sodium and calcium caseinates, whey protein concentrate
  • Sodium and calcium caseinates, whey protein concentrate
  • FAT (g)
  • 7.47
  • 17.55
  • % of total energy
  • 43.3
  • 43.3
  • Polyunsaturated fatty acids (g)
  • 1.750
  • 4.113
  • Linoleic acid (g)
  • 1.20
  • 2.82
  • Arachidonic acid (ARA) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • Linolenic acid (g)
  • 0.13
  • 0.31
  • Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • Omega-6:Omega-3 ratio
  • 11:1
  • 11:1
  • Monounsaturated fatty acids (g)
  • 3.205
  • 7.532
  • Saturated fatty acids (g)
  • 2.120
  • 4.982
  • Cholesterol (mg)
  • 4.0
  • 9.4
  • Source
  • High oleic safflower oil, soy oil, MCT oil
  • High oleic safflower oil, soy oil, MCT oil
  • MCT oil (% of total fats)
  • 19.6
  • 19.6
  • CARBOHYDRATE (g)
  • 17.7
  • 41.6
  • % of total energy
  • 45.7
  • 45.7
  • Total dietary fibre (g)
  • 0.75
  • 1.8
  • Short-chain fructooligosaccharides (scFOS) (g)
  • 0.35
  • 0.82
  • Galactooligosaccharides (GOS) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • Source
  • Corn maltodextrin, sucrose, scFOS,uncontaminated modified oat hulls, soy cotyledon fibre
  • Corn maltodextrin, sucrose, scFOS,uncontaminated modified oat hulls, soy cotyledon fibre
  • Acesulfame-potassium (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • Sucralose (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A (RE [IU])
  • 99 (330)
  • 233 (776)
  • Vitamin D3 (mcg [IU])
  • 1.13 (45)
  • 2.65 (106)
  • Vitamin E (IU)
  • 2.3
  • 5.4
  • Vitamin K1 (mg)
  • 0.0059
  • 0.0139
  • Vitamin C (mg)
  • 10.2
  • 24.0
  • Thiamine (mg)
  • 0.27
  • 0.63
  • Riboflavin (mg)
  • 0.21
  • 0.49
  • Niacin (mg)
  • 1.70
  • 4.00
  • Vitamin B6 (mg)
  • 0.26
  • 0.61
  • Folic acid (mg)
  • 0.037
  • 0.087
  • Vitamin B12 (mg)
  • 0.0008
  • 0.0019
  • Pantothenic acid (mg)
  • 1.0
  • 2.4
  • Biotin (mg)
  • 0.032
  • 0.075
  • Choline (mg)
  • 30
  • 71
  • Inositol (mg)
  • 12.0
  • 28.2
  • Minerals
  • Sodium (mg [mmol])
  • 65 (2.83)
  • 153 (6.65)
  • Potassium (mg [mmol])
  • 180 (4.62)
  • 423 (10.85)
  • Chloride (mg [mmol])
  • 122 (3.44)
  • 287 (8.10)
  • Calcium (mg)
  • 90
  • 212
  • Phosphorus (mg)
  • 80
  • 188
  • Magnesium (mg)
  • 24.4
  • 57.3
  • Iron (mg)
  • 1.4
  • 3.3
  • Zinc (mg)
  • 1.4
  • 3.3
  • Iodine (mg)
  • 0.0097
  • 0.0228
  • Copper (mg)
  • 0.17
  • 0.40
  • Manganese (mg)
  • 0.10
  • 0.24
  • Selenium (mg)
  • 0.0023
  • 0.0054
  • Chromium (mg)
  • 0.0030
  • 0.0071
  • Molybdenum (mg)
  • 0.0036
  • 0.0085

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® Plus, Vanilla: Water, corn maltodextrin, high oleic safflower oil, sodium caseinate, soy oil, sucrose, modified coconut oil and/or palm kernel oil (medium chain triglycerides), calcium caseinate, whey protein concentrate, potassium citrate, short-chain fructooligosaccharides,uncontaminated modified oat hulls, soy cotyledon fibre, natural and artificial flavours, calcium phosphate, magnesium chloride, gum arabic, potassium phosphate, monoglycerides, soy lecithin, sodium carboxymethyl cellulose, sodium citrate, cholinechloride, sodium chloride, ascorbic acid, taurine, m-inositol, potassium chloride, ferrous sulphate, zinc sulphate, niacinamide, L-carnitine, dl-alpha-tocopheryl acetate,
calcium d-pantothenate, cupric sulphate, citric acid, thiamine hydrochloride, pyridoxine hydrochloride, riboflavin, manganese sulphate, vitamin A palmitate, folic acid, biotin, potassium iodide, chromium chloride, sodium molybdate, phylloquinone, sodium selenate, vitamin D 3 , cyanocobalamin. May contain potassium hydroxide. Contains: milk,soy.

Ingredients associated with food intolerances and/or sensitivities: Corn, coconut oil, natural and artificial flavours, lactose, other soy components.

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