Enteral formulas are liquid food products that are specially formulated and designed to increase the amount of various food elements and nutrients that will maintain proper physiological function of the body process. They may also be used to correct an existing deficiency.
Liquid & Powder Nutrition
Your enteral feeding may be given by mouth or by a feeding tube. Use the amount recommended by your doctor.
For patients taking the oral liquid form of enteral nutrition:
- This preparation is in ready-to-use form. No dilution is needed unless directed by your physician.
- Shake the preparation well before opening. Refrigerate after opening, out of the reach of children. Most formulas can be kept in the refrigerator for 1 to 2 days. Check the label of your product.
For patients using the powder form of this preparation:
- For mixing or other use, follow carefully the instructions on the package.
- Any unused solution should be kept in the refrigerator, out of the reach of children. Most formulas can be kept in the refrigerator for 1 to 2 days. Check the label of your product.
ENSURE PLUS provides concentrated calories and protein to help patients gain or maintain healthy weight. It can benefit patients who have malnutrition, are at nutritional risk, or are experiencing involuntary weight loss. For oral use. For interim sole-source nutrition. To help gain or maintain a healthy weight.