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HCU gel

HCU gel

HCU gel™ is a powdered methionine free medical food for the dietary management of homocystinuria.  HCU gel is suitable from one year of age.

 

HCU gel is a medical food intended for use under medical supervision.

 

Download the HCU gel datasheet



Key features

  • 10 g protein equivalent per packet
  • Contains essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate and a full range of vitamins, minerals and trace elements 
  • Unflavored
  • Can be mixed to a smooth semi-solid consistency, that can be taken off of a spoon or mix to a low volume drink
  • Helps reduce reliance on high volume feeds1
  • Mix to a low volume to help encourage a healthy appetite for complimentary foods and good feeding behavior1
1. MacDonald A, Evans S, Cochrane B, Wildgoose J. Weaning infants with phenylketonuria: areview. Journal of Human Nutrition & Dietetics. 2012;25(2):103-10

Availability

Product Number

Description

Packaging

Reimbursement Code

HCPCS Code

51486

HCU gel Unflavored

30 x 24g packets

50600-0514-86

 B4162

 WIC-Eligible Medical Food



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