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NUTRIHEP® 1.5

By Nestle

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NutriHep® is a 1.5 kCal/ml, low fat, high branched chain amino acid formula designed for people with hepatic disease. For tube feeding use.
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9871616479

Unflavored, 250 mL Tetra Prisma Carton

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9871616479

Unflavored, 250 mL Tetra Prisma Carton

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Regular Price: $576.50

Sale Price: $421.65

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NutriHep 1.5 is a Medical Food formulated for patients with hepatic disease. NutriHep contains 1.5 kCal per mL serving or 375 calories per 250 mL. Manufactured by Nestle, NutriHep 1.5 is used to help decrease metabolic end products. NutriHep has a high MCT to LCT ration to facilitate greater absorption. This calorie dense nutritional tube feeding helps to management fluid intake. NutriHep may be used for tube feeding or oral supplementation.

NutriHep 1.5 Features & Benefits

  • Calorically dense for fluid management.
  • May be used for tube feeding or for oral supplementation.
  • High ratio of branched-chain amino acids to aromatic amino acids.
  • High MCT to LCT ratio to facilitate absorption.

NutriHep 1.5 Specifications

  • NutriHep 1.5 Product Number: 9871616479.
  • Size: 250 mL.
  • Container: Tetra Prisma Carton.
  • Flavor: Unflavored.
  • Application: Oral Nutrition Supplement or Tube Feeding.
  • User: Adults.
  • Preparation: Ready-to-use.
  • kcal/mL: 1.5
  • Caloric Distribution (% of kcal)
    • Protein: 11%
    • Carbohydrate: 77%
    • Fat: 12%
  • Protein Source: crystalline L-amino acids, whey protein concentrate
  • NPC:N Ratio: 209:1
  • MCT:LCT Ratio: 70:30
  • n6:n3 Ratio: 4:1
  • Osmolality (mOsm/kg water): 790
  • Water: 76%
  • Meets 100% RDI for 19 key micronutrients: 1000 mL
  • Gluten-free.
  • Low-residue.
  • Kosher.
  • Lactose intolerant formula. Not for individuals with galactosemia.
  • PEPTAMEN AF® formula contains milk protein. Not appropriate for individuals with cow's milk protein allergy.
  • UNSPSC Code: 42231803.
  • HCPCS Code: B4154.

NutriHep 1.5 Cal Indications

Hepatic insufficiency or liver disease with encephalopathy refractory to standard treatment

NOT FOR PARENTERAL USE
This product is a medical food intended for use under medical supervision. It is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.

NutriHep 1.5 Additional Information

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