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PEPTAMEN® 1.5

PEPTAMEN® 1.5

PEPTAMEN® is the preferred formula 
Among those who had a preference*, more Registered Dietitians prefer PEPTAMEN over Vital® for GI impaired patients. 

 

  • Evidence-based, well-tolerated, calorically dense GI formula
  • Calorically dense to address nutritional needs in smaller volume
  • Balanced peptide profile promotes GI absorption and integrity
  • Enzymatically hydrolyzed 100% whey protein, which may facilitate gastric emptying
  • 70% of fat from MCT to decrease potential for fat malabsorption
  • Nutritionally complete formula for tube feeding or oral supplementation

 

*Based on a national survey of RDs comparing Peptamen vs. Vital. Preference based on the 74% of RDs who had a formula preference in the survey.

Product Details

kcal/mL: 1.5

Caloric Distribution (% of kcal)

Protein: 18%

Carbohydrate: 50%

Fat: 32%

Protein Source: enzymatically hydrolyzed whey protein

NPC:N Ratio: 113:1

MCT:LCT Ratio: 70:30

n6:n3 Ratio: 7.9:1

Meets 100% RDI for 23 key micronutrients: 1000 mL

Osmolality (mOsm/kg water):

Unflavored/Vanilla: 585

Water 77%
HCPCS Code B4153 

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

** Not for individuals with galactosemia

 

Not appropriate for individuals with cow’s milk protein allergy.

Nutritional Applications

  • Impaired GI function, which may result from the following conditions:
    • Shortened feeding schedules
    • Elevated protein requirements
    • Fluid/volume restrictions
    • Malabsorption
    • Pancreatitis
    • Short bowel syndrome
    • Chronic diarrhea
    • Malnutrition
    • Cystic Fibrosis
    • Delayed gastric emptying
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Crohn’s disease/IBD
    • Malabsorption related to cancer treatment
  • Early enteral feeding
  • Transition from TPN

NOT FOR PARENTERAL USE
USE UNDER MEDICAL SUPERVISION  

Benefits & Clinical Evidence

Click here to learn about clinical studies using PEPTAMEN® formulas.

The Peptamen® Difference

 

Ordering Info

Cartons

Product Code    

NDC-Format Number

Packaging

Unflavored

9871618192

98716-0081-92

24-250 mL cartons/case

Vanilla

9871618190

98716-0081-90

24-250 mL cartons/case

UltraPak® System

1000 mL

9871628194

98716-0181-94

6-1000 mL bags/case

Ingredients

INGREDIENTS (VANILLA): Water, Maltodextrin, Enzymatically Hydrolyzed Whey Protein (from Milk), Medium Chain Triglycerides, Sugar, and less than 2% of Corn Starch, Soybean Oil, Soy Lecithin, Magnesium Chloride, Sodium Phosphate, Calcium Phosphate, Guar Gum, Calcium Citrate, Choline Chloride, Potassium Chloride, Natural and Artificial Flavor, Phosphoric
Acid, Salt, Sodium Ascorbate, Sodium Citrate, L-Carnitine, Taurine, Magnesium Oxide, Sucralose (Sweetener), Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate,  DL-Alpha Tocopheryl Acetate, Citric Acid, Niacinamide, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Calcium Pantothenate, Potassium Citrate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Vitamin A Palmitate, Beta-Carotene, Folic Acid, Potassium Iodide, Chromium Chloride, Sodium Selenate, Vitamin K1, Sodium Molybdate, Biotin, Vitamin D3, Vitamin B12

 

CONTAINS: MILK AND SOY INGREDIENTS

Nutrition Panel

 
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