Nutricia preOp is a Food for Special Medical Purposes for use under medical supervision. Nutricia preOp is a 0.5kcal/ml, clear, non-carbonated, lemon flavoured, iso-osmolar carbohydrate drink. Nutricia preOp is designed to switch patients from a fasted to a fed state prior to surgery. It has been shown to moderate metabolic responses to surgery, improve well-being, decrease post-operative insulin resistance and attenuate loss of lean body mass*.
Nutricia preOp is a clear, non-carbonated, lemon flavoured, carbohydrate drink that provides 0.5kcal/ml and is safe to use up to 2 hours before surgery.
Not suitable as a sole source of nutrition. Use with caution in children and patients with diabetes.
15 months. Best before date: see the top of the bottle.
Store in a cool, dry place (5-25°C). Once opened store in a refrigerator for a maximum of 24 hours.
Water, maltodextrin, fructose, potassium citrate, sodium citrate, acidity regulator (citric acid), flavour (lemon), sweeteners (acesulfame K, sodium saccharine). Allergy Advice: For allergens, see ingredients in bold.