Peptamen® Junior Liquid is a 1.0 kcal/ml peptide based enteral tube feed formulated for the dietary management of children aged 1-10 years with compromised/ impaired GI function. It is a partially hydrolysed, 100% whey protein formula with 60% of the fat as MCT. Peptamen® Junior Liquid is a nutritionally complete Food for Special Medical Purposes or the dietary management of disease related malnutrition in patients with malabsorption and/or maldigestion.
ACBS approved, prescribable on FP10 (GP10 in Scotland). Indicated as a sole source of nutrition for children aged 1-10 years on medical grounds for short bowel syndrome, intractable malabsorption, patients with proven inflammatory bowel disease and bowel fistulae.
Not suitable for patients with a cows’ milk allergy.
Use under medical supervision. For enteral use only. Suitable for children above 1 year of age. Do not add food or drugs to the feed.
SHELF LIFE AND STORAGE
Important to shake well before use. Unopened, store in a cool dry place.
Once spiked use within 24 hours. Unused portion can be recapped, refrigerated and used within 24 hours of opening. If poured out of the pack, cover tightly and use within 6 hours if at room temperature.
Water, maltodextrin, peptides from hydrolysed whey protein (milk), MCT oil, sucrose, soybean oil, minerals (calcium citrate, sodium phosphate, potassium phosphate, potassium chloride, magnesium chloride, magnesium oxide, ferrous lactate, sodium chloride, zinc sulphate, copper
gluconate, manganese sulphate, sodium fluoride, potassium iodide, chromium chloride, sodium selenite, sodium molybdate), starch, emulsifiers (soy lecithin, E471), thickener (E412),acidity regulator (E525), choline chloride, vitamins (C, E, niacin, pantothenic acid, B6, thiamin, riboflavin, A, folic acid, biotin, K, D, B12), taurine, L-carnitine, inositol. Allergy Advice: For allergens, see ingredients in bold.