Peptamen® Junior is a powdered formula for children aged 1-10 years with compromised/impaired GI function. It is a 100% whey protein based formula with 53% of fat as MCT. Peptamen® Junior is a nutritionally complete Food for Special Medical Purposes for use under medical supervision.
ACBS approved, prescribable on FP10 (GP10 in Scotland). Indicated as a sole or supplemental 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.
For oral/ enteral use only. Suitable for children above 1 year of age. Do not add food or drugs to the feed.
SHELF LIFE AND STORAGE
Shelf life of 24 months from the date of manufacture. Once reconstituted use within 4 hours (at room temperature) or 12 hours if refrigerated. After opening the tin, store in a cool, dry place. Reseal the lid tightly. Consume contents within 4 weeks.
Maltodextrin, peptides from partially hydrolysed whey protein (milk), sucrose, MCT oil, potato starch, vegetable oils (rapeseed, sunflower),minerals (calcium carbonate, potassium phosphate, sodium phosphate, magnesium chloride, sodium chloride, calcium chloride, ferrous sulphate, zinc sulphate, manganese sulphate, copper sulphate, potassium iodide, chromium chloride, sodium selenate, sodium molybdate), emulsifier (soy lecithin), acidity regulator (E330), flavouring, choline bitartrate, vitamins (C, E, niacin, pantothenic acid, B6, thiamin, riboflavin, A, folic acid, K, biotin, D, B12), taurine, L-carnitine, antioxidant (E304). Allergy Advice: For allergens, see ingredients in bold.