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PEPTAMEN JUNIOR®

PEPTAMEN JUNIOR®

PEPTAMEN JUNIOR® is the proven peptide-based pediatric formula designed to promote absorption and tolerance for children with GI dysfunction. PEPTAMEN JUNIOR® is a 100% whey protein, enzymatically hydrolyzed to facilitate gastric emptying and promote tolerance1-3, has a unique balanced peptide profile for efficient absorption4,5,  and is high in MCT to help minimize fat malabsorption6. PEPTAMEN JUNIOR® is formulated with CalciLock™ blend, a unique combination of essential nutrients including calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, zinc, and vitamins C, D & K to help support healthy bone development. Supported with 15 years of clinical experience and more than 12 clinical studies in pediatrics*


*Studies using the PEPTAMEN® family of products in pediatric populations.


1. Fried MD et al. Decrease in gastric emptying time and episodes of regurgitation in children with spastic quadriplegia fed a whey-based formula. J Pediatr. 1992;120:569-572. 2. Khoshoo V et al. Gastric emptying of two whey-based formulas of different energy density and its clinical implication in children with volume intolerance. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2002;56:656-658. 3. Khoshoo V et al. Tolerance of an enteral formula with insoluble and prebiotic fiber in children with compromised gastrointestinal function. J Am Diet Assoc. 2010;110:1728-1733. 4. Maples B et al. A peptide-based diet with a low amount of free amino acids enhances gastrointestinal structure and function in young pigs with a compromised gastrointestinal tract. JPEN. 2005;29:51. 5. Hussey TA et al. Nutrition therapy in pediatric Crohn's disease patients improves nutritional status and decreases inflammation [abstract]. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2003;37:341. 6. Bach AC et al. Medium-chain triglycerides: an update. Am J Clin Nutr. 1982;36:950-962.

Evidence-Based Nutritional Solutions for GI-compromised Children by Dr. Ryan Carvalho


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