Nutricia Complete Amino Acid Mix
Nutricia Complete Amino Acid Mix

Nutricia Complete Amino Acid Mix

Brand/Manufacturer: NUTRICIA NORTH AMERICA
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Nutricia Complete Amino Acid Mix is an unflavored powdered mixture of essential and non-essential amino acids. Best served as a chilled drink, mixed with water, fruit juices or other formulas. It provides four gram of protein equivalent per five gram of powder.


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553341 Unflavored, 200gm (7oz) Each $3.18
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Nutricia Complete Amino Acid Mix

Key Features:

  • Balanced mixture of essential and non-essential amino acids
  • Supplements increased protein needs in enteral formulas
  • Recommended feeding concentration is 5% w/v (example 5gm powder to 100ml of water)
  • Osmolality: 5% w/v = 360 mOsm/kg
  • Approximate displacement: 0.75 mL/g
  • Note:
    - Not suitable as the sole source of nutrition
    - Micronutrients and energy must be supplied separately
    - Not for parenteral use

Indications For Use:

  • Conditions in which a nutritionally complete feeding is not suitable or a modular approach is required
  • Conditions where an oligoallergenic diet is indicated (e.g. individuals with intolerance to milk protein or other whole protein)
  • Intractable malabsorption
  • Feeding difficulties in post-operative conditions
  • Chronic intestinal diseases (e.g. Crohn’s disease)
  • Short bowel syndrome following intestinal resection

Ingredients:

L-Lysine L-Glutamate, L-Leucine, L-Arginine, L-Proline, L-Valine, L-Aspartic Acid, Glycine, L-Isoleucine, L-Threonine, L-Phenylalanine, L-Histidine, L-Serine, L-Tyrosine, L-Alanine, L-Cystine, L-Tryptophan, L-Methionine, L-Glutamine, L-Glutamic Acid.

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Administration:

  • Complete Amino Acid mix may be taken as a drink or paste
  • Suggested dilution 1 to 20 i.e. 5g of powder plus 100ml water
  • Mix the prescribed amount of the powder to a paste with cold water and make up to required volume
  • If taken as a paste, water or diluted drinks should be offered at the same time
  • Complete Amino Acid Mix may also be flavoured using a flavour from the SHS range
  • Flavouring is not recommended for infants less than 6 months old

Preparation Instructions:

  1. Wash hands thoroughly and clean the preparation area. Sterilise bottles and teats (if using).
  2. Boil fresh water for five minutes and allow to cool for at least 30 minutes so that it feels warm to the wrist. Pour the required amount of water into a sterilised feeding bottle.
  3. Fill the scoop provided with infant formula and level off with a clean dry knife. Do not press the powder into the scoop. Only use the scoop provided.
  4. Add the prescribed number of scoops of infant formula to the water. Replace the cap on the bottle and shake until powder is dissolved. Before feeding, ensure that the formula is at the correct temperature by placing a few drops on the wrist.
  5. Formula remaining in the bottle after one hour of feeding should be discarded. Formula must not be rewarmed during feeding.

Storage:

  • Store in a cool, dry place.
  • Once opened, use within one month. Always replace container lid after use.
  • Once reconstituted, the prepared feeding should be stored in a refrigerator and must not be kept longer than 24 hours from the time of preparation.
  • Stir or shake immediately before serving.

Precautions:

  • Intake should be determined by a doctor or dietitian and is dependent on the age, body weight and medical condition of the patient
  • Complete Amino Acid Mix must not be used as the sole source of nutrition 
  • Micronutrients and energy must be supplied to meet nutrient needs and to ensure proper growth

Specification

Nutrients

Per 100g

Calories

328

Protein Equivalent82g
FatNone
CarbohydrateNone

Amino Acids

L-Alanine

3.5g

L-Arginine7.66g
L-Aspartic Acid6.39g
L-Cystine2.4g
L-Glutamic Acid8.17g
Glycine6.0g
L-Histidine4.38g
L-Isoleucine5.95g
L-Leucine10.22g
L-Lysine7.55g
L-Methionine1.65g
L-Phenylalanine4.5g
L-Proline7.0g
L-Serine4.29g
L-Threonine5.0g
L-Tryptophan2.0g
L-Tyrosine4.3g
L-Valine6.5g
L-Glutamine0.7g

 

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What are the precautions I need to take?
Nancy - 9/13/2014 7:50:51 AM
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  • Use under medical supervision. Not suitable for use as the sole source of nutrition. Not for parenteral use.
  • Powdered infant formula is not sterile. Infant formula should be prepared immediately prior to feeding and any remaining formula should be discarded if not used within one hour.
  • Store in a cool, dry place. Once container is opened, use within one month. Always replace the container lid after use.
  • Once reconstituted, the feed should be refrigerated and must not be kept longer than 24 hours from the time of preparation. Stir or shake immediately before serving.
  • Flavouring is not recommended for infants less than 6 months old.
Customer Care - 9/15/2014 12:27:37 AM
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How do I prepare infant feed?
Raymond - 9/5/2014 7:33:06 AM
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  • Wash hands thoroughly and clean the preparation area. Sterilise bottles and teats (if using).
  • Boil fresh water for five minutes and allow to cool for at least 30 minutes so that it feels warm to the wrist. Pour the required amount of water into a sterilised feeding bottle.
  • Fill the scoop provided with infant formula and level off with a clean dry knife. Do not press the powder into the scoop. Only use the scoop provided.
  • Add the prescribed number of scoops of infant formula to the water. Replace the cap on the bottle and shake until powder is dissolved. Before feeding, ensure that the formula is at the correct temperature by placing a few drops on the wrist.
  • Formula remaining in the bottle after one hour of feeding should be discarded. Formula must not be rewarmed during feeding.
Customer Care - 9/6/2014 12:09:32 AM
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How do I prepare it?
Elizabeth - 8/13/2014 12:17:29 AM
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Complete Amino Acid mix may be taken as a drink or paste. 

Suggested dilution 1 to 20 i.e. 5g of powder plus 100ml water. Mix the prescribed amount of the powder to a paste with cold water and make up to required volume. If taken as a paste, water or diluted drinks should be offered at the same time. Complete Amino Acid Mix may also be flavoured using a flavour from the SHS range. Flavouring is not recommended for infants less than 6 months old. 

Once reconstituted, the feed should be refrigerated and must not be kept longer than 24 hours from the time of preparation. Stir or shake immediately before serving.
Customer Care - 8/13/2014 11:58:35 PM
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What is the suggested intake?
Daniel - 8/7/2014 12:44:15 AM
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The dosage of Complete Amino Acid Mix is dependent on the age, bodyweight and medical condition of the patient and should be determined by the clinician or dietitian. It must not be used as the sole source of nutrition. Micronutrients and energy must be supplied to meet nutrient needs and to ensure proper growth.
Customer Care - 8/8/2014 12:05:08 AM
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When do I use it?
Jana W - 7/22/2014 7:31:47 AM
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Complete Amino Acid Mix can be used as the protein source in a modular feed, where amino acids are required rather than whole protein or peptide e.g. severe malabsorption and allergy. Suitable for infants, children and adults.
Customer Care - 7/23/2014 7:16:18 AM
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