Immunonutrition for Surgical and Trauma Patients - Impact Glutamine Supports Immune Defense in Patients at Risk for Infection Each member of the Impact family of products has a unique and patented formula that has been demonstrated in clinical trials to improve patient outcomes. Specifically, patients who received an Impact formula in clinical trials developed fewer infections and had shorter hospital stays than those patients fed enteral formulas.
Impact Glutamine formula is designed for patients with GI impairment and high energy needs (1.3 cal/mL). In addition to supplemental levels of glutamine, it contains a unique blend of soluble and insoluble fibers. Impact Glutamine formula is a Medical Food - consumers should consult with their physician on the use of this product. Model 162100
250 ml Cans, 24/Case (202.8 oz/Case)
kcal/mL: 1.3 Caloric Distribution (% of kcal) Protein: 24% Carbohydrate: 46% Fat: 30% Protein Source: wheat protein hydrolysate, free amino acids, sodium caseinate (milk) NPC:N Ratio: 62:1 n6:n3 Ratio: 1.4:1 Osmolality (mOsm/kg water): 630 Water 81% Meets 100% RDI for 24 key micronutrients: 1000 mL Fiber Content (Source): 10 g/L(NUTRISOURCE® FIBER?, soy fiber) EPA + DHA 2.7 g/L Supplemental L-Arginine: 16.4 g/L L-glutamine (inherent): 15 g/L Dietary Nucleotides 1.5 g/L HCPCS Code B4153
Nutritional Support For: Patients at risk of infection associated with major surgery or critical illness Blunt or penetrating trauma Major elective or emergency surgery (upper GI, lower GI, cardiac, head and neck), trauma Burn injuries and wounds Mechanically ventilated critically ill patients Bowel functionNOT FOR PARENTERAL USEThis product is a medical food intended for use under medical supervision.It is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.Not indicated when immune suppression is desired.
Water, Maltodextrin, Wheat Protein Hydrolysate, contains less than 2% of Sodium Caseinate (from Milk), Palm Kernel Oil, Refined Fish Oil (Anchovy, Sardine), L-Arginine, Partially Hydrolyzed Guar Gum?, L-Lysine, Soy Fiber, Citric Acid, High Linoleic Safflower Oil, Potassium Citrate, Calcium Phosphate, Mono- and Diglycerides, Yeast Extract, Sodium Hexametaphosphate, Choline Bitartrate, Cellulose Gel and Gum, L-Leucine, L-Threonine, High Oleic Sunflower Oil, Sodium Ascorbate, Potassium Chloride, Magnesium Oxide, L-Histidine, L-Tryptophan, Salt, Carrageenan, L-Methionine, Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, L-Valine, L-Carnitine, Taurine, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Vitamin A Palmitate, Niacinamide, Copper Gluconate, Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin D3, Manganese Sulfate, Thiamine Hydrochloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Beta Carotene, Folic Acid, Biotin, Chromium Chloride, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Molybdate, Phytonadione, Sodium Selenite, Vitamin B12.?NUTRISOURCE® FIBER soluble fiber (PHGG)