Mead Johnson Portagen Milk Protein Powder with MCT for Children and Adults
Mead Johnson Portagen Milk Protein Powder with MCT for Children and Adults

Mead Johnson Portagen Milk Protein Powder with MCT for Children and Adults

Brand/Manufacturer: MEAD JOHNSON
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Mead Johnson Portagen Milk Protein Powder with MCT (Medium-Chain Triglycerides) for Children and Adults is a nutritional powder with defects in the intraluminal hydrolysis of fat (decreased pancreatic lipase, decreased bile salts), defective mucosal fat absorption (decreased mucosal permeability, decreased absorptive surface), and defective lymphatic transport of fat (ie, intestinal lymphatic obstruction).

Item #DescPkgPrice 
38722 14.46oz (410gm) Unflavored, Powder Can Each $58.59 $31.59
38722 14.46oz (410gm) Unflavored, Powder Can 6/Case $266.99 $205.99

Features

  • Mead Johnson Portagen Milk Protein Powder with MCT for Children and Adults has 87% of fat from medium-chain triglycerides
  • MCTs are more easily and rapidly hydrolyzed and absorbed than long-chain fatty acids by persons with fat malabsorption
  • It has corn oil which provides linoleic acid 
  • Contains readily digestible protein, fat, and carbohydrate and is iron-fortified
  • Can be used as a portion of the diet or as a beverage to be consumed with each meal 
  • Available as an unflavored powder that may be flavored or sweetened to taste
  • Lactose-free and gluten-free

More Information

  • Ingredients:
    - Corn syrup solids, MCT oil (medium-chain triglycerides), sodium caseinate, sugar, corn oil, and less than 2%: vitamin A palmitate, vitamin D3, vitamin E acetate, vitamin K1, thiamin hydrochloride, riboflavin, vitamin B6 hydrochloride, vitamin B12, niacinamide, folic acid, calcium pantothenate, biotin, ascorbic acid, choline chloride, inositol, calcium citrate, calcium phosphate, magnesium phosphate, ferrous sulfate, zinc sulfate, manganese sulfate, cupric sulfate, sodium iodide, potassium citrate, potassium chloride, taurine, L-carnitine, soy lecithin.

  • Product Characteristics:
    Fat:
    - The fat content in Portagen is 40% of total calories. The fat blend is 87% medium-chain triglycerides (MCTs) and 13% corn oil. Medium chain triglycerides (MCTs) can help assure that children and adults with fat malabsorption receive an adequate energy supply. MCTs are more easily and rapidly hydrolyzed and absorbed than long-chain fatty acids by persons with fat malabsorption. Corn oil provides a source of linoleic acid.
    Protein: 
    - Protein provides 14% of the total calories in Portagen. The protein source is sodium caseinate, a cows milk protein.
    Carbohydrate: 
    - Carbohydrate provides 46% of the total calories in Portagen. The carbohydrate blend is 75% corn syrup solids and 25% sugar (sucrose). Portagen is lactose-free.

  • Long-term Usage:
    -
    Portagen powder is not nutritionally complete. If used long term, supplementation of essential fatty acids and ultra-trace minerals should be considered.

  • Storage:
    - Store cans at room temperature. After opening can, keep tightly covered, store in dry area and use contents within 1 month. Do not freeze powder, and avoid excessive heat. Use by date on bottom of can.

  • Caution:
    -
    Portagen should be used only under the supervision of a physician.
    Persons should drink Portagen beverage slowly and start with one or two small servings per day until they become accustomed to the product, since abdominal discomfort and/or diarrhea may occur.

  • Warning:
    - Not for parenteral (I.V.) use.
    - Powdered products are not commercially sterile. Nutritional powders should not be used for immunocompromised patients unless clinically required and then under strict medical supervision of preparation and use.

Specification

Nutrient DensityAt 30 Calories/fl oz

Protein (% Calories)

14

Fat (% Calories)

40

Carbohydrate (% Calories)

46

Potential Renal Solute Load (mOsm/l)

300

Osmolality (mOsm/kg Water)

350

Osmolality (mOsm/kg Formula)

300

Total Calories: Nitrogen Ratio

180:1

Nonprotein Calorie:Nitrogen Ratio155:1
Water (gm/l)870





Nutrients

Per 100 grams Powder

Calories

470

Protein, gm

16.5

Fat, gm

22

Linoleic acid, mg

1620

Cholesterol, mg

4

Carbohydrate, g

54

Dietary Fiber, gm0
Water, gm3

Vitamins/Other Nutrients

Vitamin A, IU

3700

Vitamin D, IU370
Vitamin E, IU14.7
Vitamin K, mcg74
Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mg0.74
Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mg0.88
Vitamin B6, mg0.98
Vitamin B12, mcg2.9
Niacin, mg9.8
Folic acid (Folacin), mcg74
Pantothenic acid, mg4.9
Biotin, mcg37
Vitamin C (Ascorbic acid), mg38
Choline, mg61
Inositol, mg22

Minerals

Calcium, mg440
Phosphorus, mg330
Magnesium, mg98
Iron, mg8.8
Zinc, mg4.4
Manganese, mg0.59
Copper, mg0.74
Iodine, mcg34
Selenium, mcgN/A
Sodium, mg260
Potassium, mg590
Chloride, mg410

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