Fortisip 2kcal is a Food for Special Medical Purposes for use under medical supervision. Fortisip 2kcal is a high energy (2kcal/ml), high protein (20g protein/200ml bottle), ready to drink, milkshake style nutritional supplement, for the dietary management of disease-related malnutrition. Fortisip 2kcal can be used to supplement the diet of patients unable to meet their nutritional requirements from other foods.
Available in 200ml bottles in two flavours: Vanilla and Strawberry.
For enteral use only. ACBS approved, prescribable on form FP10 (GP10 in Scotland) for the following indications: short bowel syndrome; intractable malabsorption; pre-operative preparation of undernourished patients; inflammatory bowel disease; total gastrectomy; CAPD; haemodialysis; dysphagia; bowel fistulae; disease-related malnutrition.
Not suitable for children under 3 years of age. Not suitable for patients with galactosaemia.
Not suitable as a sole source of nutrition in children under 6 years of age.
Fortisip 2kcal is ready to drink and is best served chilled. Shake well before opening.
Best before date: see the side of the bottle.
Store in a dry, cool place (5-25°C). Shake well before use. Once opened, close the bottle and store it in a refrigerator for a maximum of 24 hours.