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PEPTAMEN AF®

PEPTAMEN AF®

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

 

  • Advanced formulation to help manage inflammatory response and support GI absorption and tolerance
  • Contains a lipid profile (omega-3 fatty acids) and antioxidants (vitamins C & E and selenium) supported by the Critical Care Nutrition Guidelines**
  • Very high protein to support the demands of metabolic stress
  • Balanced peptide profile and 50% of fat as MCT to promote absorption and tolerance
  • Enzymatically hydrolyzed 100% whey protein, which may facilitate gastric emptying
  • PREBIO1™ soluble fiber blend helps promote the growth of beneficial bacteria to help support digestive health

 

*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.

**This statement does not constitute an endorsement of PEPTAMEN AF® formula or any other Nestlé HealthCare Nutrition product by SCCM or A.S.P.E.N.

Product Details

kcal/mL: 1.2

Caloric Distribution (% of kcal)

Protein: 25%

Carbohydrate: 35%

Fat: 40%

Protein Source: enzymatically hydrolyzed whey protein

NPC:N Ratio: 76:1

MCT:LCT Ratio: 50:50

n6:n3 Ratio: 1.8:1

EPA/DHA: 2.4 g/L

Fiber Content (Source): 6 g/L (FOS, inulin)

Meets 100% RDI for 24 key micronutrients: 1250 mL
Osmolality (mOsm/kg water): 390

Water: 81%
HCPCS Code: B4153

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

Not for individuals with galactosemia

 

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

CONTAINS: MILK AND SOY INGREDIENTS

Nutritional Applications

  • ARDS/ALI
  • Critically ill patients
  • Sepsis
  • Inflammatory conditions
  • Critical illness with GI dysfunction
  • Early enteral feeding
  • Short bowel syndrome
  • 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

Ordering Info

Cartons

Product Code

NDC-Format Number

Packaging

Unflavored

9871666370

98716-0663-60

24-250 mL cartons/case

UltraPak® System

Product Code    

NDC-Format Number

Packaging

1000 mL

9871676390

98716-0663-80

6-1000 mL bags/case

 

Ingredients

INGREDIENTS (UNFLAVORED): WATER, MALTODEXTRIN, ENZYMATICALLY HYDROLYZED WHEY PROTEIN (FROM MILK), MEDIUM CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES, AND LESS THAN 2% OF CORNSTARCH, REFINED FISH OIL (ANCHOVY, SARDINE), SOYBEAN OIL, FRUCTOOLIGOSACCHARIDES (SOLUBLE FIBER), SOY LECITHIN, INULIN (SOLUBLE FIBER FROM CHICORY), MAGNESIUM CHLORIDE, SODIUM ASCORBATE, GUAR GUM, CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, SALT, CHOLINE CHLORIDE, PHOSPHORIC ACID, CALCIUM CITRATE, SODIUM PHOSPHATE, TAURINE, DL- ALPHA TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, L-CARNITINE, MAGNESIUM OXIDE, ZINC SULFATE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, NIACINAMIDE, FERROUS SULFATE, CALCIUM PANTOTHENATE, MANGANESE SULFATE, PYRIDOXINE HYDROCHLORIDE, COPPER SULFATE, THIAMINE MONONITRATE, BETA-CAROTENE, RIBOFLAVIN, VITAMIN A PALMITATE, FOLIC ACID, BIOTIN, SODIUM SELENATE, CHROMIUM CHLORIDE, POTASSIUM IODIDE, SODIUM MOLYBDATE, CITRIC ACID, VITAMIN K1, VITAMIN D3, VITAMIN B12

 

CONTAINS: MILK AND SOY INGREDIENTS

Nutrition Panel

 
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