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PEPTAMEN®

PEPTAMEN®

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

 

  • The evidence-based well-tolerated GI formula
  • 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

 

*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: 1.0

Caloric Distribution (% of kcal)

Protein: 16%

Carbohydrate: 51%

Fat: 33%

Protein Source: enzymatically hydrolyzed whey protein

NPC:N Ratio: 131:1

MCT:LCT Ratio: 70:30

n6:n3 Ratio: 7.4:1

Meets 100% RDI for 22 key micronutrients: 1500 mL 

Osmolality (mOsm/kg water):

Unflavored: 270

Vanilla: 380

Water: 85%
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:
    • Malabsorption
    • Pancreatitis
    • Short bowel syndrome
    • Chronic diarrhea
    • Crohn’s disease/IBD
    • Cystic Fibrosis
    • Delayed gastric emptying
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Malnutrition
    • Malabsorption related to cancer treatment
    • Celiac disease with malabsorption
  • Early enteral feeding
  • Transition from or dual feeding with 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    

9871616269

98716-0062-69

24-250 mL cartons/case

Ingredients

INGREDIENTS: 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, SOY LECITHIN, MAGNESIUM CHLORIDE, CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, GUAR GUM, SODIUM ASCORBATE, POTASSIUM CITRATE, SODIUM PHOSPHATE, CALCIUM CITRATE, CHOLINE CHLORIDE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, SODIUM CITRATE, MAGNESIUM OXIDE, TAURINE, L-CARNITINE, ALPHA-TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, ZINC SULFATE, FERROUS SULFATE, NIACINAMIDE, CALCIUM PANTOTHENATE, VITAMIN A PALMITATE, CITRIC ACID, MANGANESE SULFATE, PYRIDOXINE HYDROCHLORIDE, VITAMIN D3, COPPER SULFATE, THIAMINE MONONITRATE, RIBOFLAVIN, BETA-CAROTENE, FOLIC ACID, BIOTIN, POTASSIUM IODIDE, CHROMIUM CHLORIDE, SODIUM SELENATE, SODIUM MOLYBDATE, PHYTONADIONE, VITAMIN B12 .

 

CONTAINS: MILK AND SOY INGREDIENTS

Nutrition Panel

 
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