Nutricia Periflex Junior Powdered Medical Food
Nutricia Periflex Junior Powdered Medical Food

Nutricia Periflex Junior Powdered Medical Food


Nutricia Periflex Junior Powdered Medical Food is a phenylalanine-free food for the dietary management of phenylketonuria (PKU) in toddlers and young children. It contains a balanced mixture of all other essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, fat, vitamins, minerals and trace elements.

For Nutritional Values and Ingredients please click More Images.

Item #DescPkgRewardPrice 
118308 Unflavored, 454gm (1lb), Can 6/Case $16.50
118310 Orange, 454gm (1lb), Can 6/Case $16.50


  • Nutricia Periflex Junior Powdered Medical Food has excellent balance of linoleic acid and a-linolenic acid providing a preferable 4:1 ratio of n-6 to n-3
  • Provides 25gm of protein equivalent and 14gm of fat per 100gm of powder
  • Meets protein requirements in lower volume
  • Pleasant taste, smell and texture
  • Easy transition from Periflex Infant and XPhe Analog
  • Age-appropriate DRI formulation
  • Indicated for Phenylketonuria
  • Optimal nutrition of all ages

More Information

  • Directions for preparation and use:
    - Periflex Junior must be consumed in conjunction with natural protein, fluid and other nutrients in quantities prescribed by a physician or dietitian to meet protein and general nutrition requirements
    - Fat, carbohydrate and low protein sources may be used to supply needed calories and to fulfill essential fatty acid requirements
    - Intake will vary depending on the age, body weight and medical condition of the individual
    - Intake is adjusted to maintain normal growth and development
    - Periflex Juniorshould be divided into equal portions and distributed throughout the day
  • Mixing Instructions:
    Add the desired volume of water to a shaker or other container with a tight fitting lid. Then add the prescribed amount of powder and shake until fully blended together. Dilution guidelines are shown in the table below. Periflex Junior is best served chilled
    - Periflex Junior tastes great when blended with 1 fl oz (30 mL) of water for every 5 to 6 grams of powder
    - Once prepared, store formula in a refrigerator for no longer than 24 hours from the time of preparation. Shake or stir prepared formula immediately before use
    - Dilutions are guidelines only. Periflex Junior may be consumed in a more concentrated form (e.g., a paste or concentrated drink) by using less water. If consumed in a concentrated form, water or other drinks should also be taken at the same time
  • Precaution:
    - Must only be consumed by children with proven phenylketonuria while under strict medical supervision
    - Not intended for children under one year of age
    - Not suitable as a sole source of nutrition
    - Not for parenteral use
  • Storage:
    - Store unopened can at room temperature
    - Do not store at extreme temperatures
    - Once opened, reseal can and store in a cool, dry place (not in refrigerator) and use within one month

Customer Reviews

Questions & Answers


Enter your Answer below.

Security Question: + =
question image
ItemName - now

Your question will show here once it will get approved.
answer image
UserName - now
Your Answer will show here once it will get approved.
Please enter your and your friends email address below.
Fields marked with * are compulsory

The selected product information has been successfully emailed to your friend.

Thank you for using