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PEPTAMEN JUNIOR®

PEPTAMEN JUNIOR®

PEPTAMEN is the preferred formula 
Among those who had a preference*, more Registered Dietitians prefer Peptamen Junior® over PediaSure® Peptide for GI Impaired patients. 

  • For the nutritional management of children ages 1 – 13 with impaired GI function
  • Enzymatically hydrolyzed 100% whey protein to facilitate gastric emptying
  • Reformulated to meet the IOM guidelines for calcium & vitamin D
  • ContainsCalciLock® blend of essential nutrients to help support healthy bone development. CalciLock® is a combination of essential nutrients to help build and maintain strong bones. This nutrient blend includes calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, zinc, and vitamins D, C & K and is designed to help support healthy bone development.
  • 60% of fat from MCT to decrease potential for fat malabsorption
  • Nutritionally complete formula for tube feeding or oral supplementation

 

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*Based on a national survey of Registered Dietitian comparing Peptamen Junior vs. PediaSure Peptide. Preference based on the 69% of RDs who expressed a peptide-based formula preference in the survey.

PediaSure® is a registered trademark of Abbott Laboratories, Inc.

Product Details

kcal/mL: 1.0

Caloric Distribution (% of kcal)

Protein: 12%

Carbohydrate: 54%

Fat: 34%

Protein Source: enzymatically hydrolyzed whey protein

Renal Solute Load (mOsm/L): 255

NPC:N Ratio: 183:1

MCT:LCT Ratio: 60:40

n6:n3 Ratio: 4.8:1

Meets or exceeds 100% DRIs for protein and 25 key vitamins and minerals:

          1-8 years    1000 mL

          9-13 years   1500 mL

Osmolality (mOsm/kg water):

Unflavored: 260

Vanilla/Chocolate: 380

Strawberry: 400

Water: 85%

HCPCS Code B4161

Suitable for these diets: lactose intolerance**, gluten-free, low-residue

** Not for individuals with galactosemia

 

Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs) are nutrient reference values developed by the Institute of Medicine and represent the Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) value unless unavailable, in which case Adequate Intake (AI) value was used.

 

PEPTAMEN JUNIOR® contains milk protein. Not appropriate for individuals with cow’s milk protein allergy.

Nutritional Applications

  • Impaired GI function, which may result from the following conditions:
    • Short bowel syndrome
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cystic Fibrosis
    • Crohn’s disease
    • Malnutrition
    • Chronic diarrhea
    • Delayed gastric emptying
    • Growth failure
  • Early enteral feeding
  • Transition from TPN

NOT FOR PARENTERAL USE
USE UNDER MEDICAL SUPERVISION  

Benefits & Clinical Evidence


The Peptamen Junior® Difference
 


Scientific Evidence & HECON impact


Ordering Info

Cartons

Product Code

NDC-Format Number

Packaging

Unflavored

9871616253

98716-0062-53

24-250 mL cans/case

Vanilla

9871616252

98716-0062-52

24-250 mL cans/case

Strawberry

9871660130

98716-0601-40

24-250 mL cans/case

UltraPak® System   

   

1000 mL

9871677360

98716-0673-50

6-1000 mL bags/case

Ingredients

INGREDIENTS (VANILLA): WATER, MALTODEXTRIN, ENZYMATICALLY HYDROLYZED WHEY PROTEIN (FROM MILK), SUGAR, MEDIUM CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES (FROM COCONUT AND/OR PALM KERNEL OIL) AND LESS THAN 2% OF CORNSTARCH, SOYBEAN OIL, CANOLA OIL, CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, SOY LECITHIN, GUAR GUM, MAGNESIUM CHLORIDE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, SODIUM PHOSPHATE, POTASSIUM CITRATE, SODIUM ASCORBATE, NATURAL AND ARTIFICIAL FLAVOR, SALT, CHOLINE CHLORIDE, CALCIUM CITRATE, POTASSIUM PHOSPHATE, ACESULFAME POTASSIUM (SWEETENER), TAURINE, ALPHA-TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, MAGNESIUM OXIDE, INOSITOL, L-CARNITINE, FERROUS SULFATE, SUCRALOSE (SWEETENER), ZINC SULFATE, CALCIUM PANTOTHENATE, NIACINAMIDE, VITAMIN A PALMITATE, VITAMIN D3, PHYTONADIONE, THIAMINE MONONITRATE, MANGANESE SULFATE, PYRIDOXINE HYDROCHLORIDE, RIBOFLAVIN, COPPER SULFATE, CITRIC ACID, BETA-CAROTENE, FOLIC ACID, BIOTIN, POTASSIUM IODIDE, CHROMIUM CHLORIDE, VITAMIN B12, SODIUM SELENATE

 

CONTAINS: MILK AND SOY INGREDIENTS

Nutrition Panel

 

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