PediaCore Pepti is a nutritionally complete, semi-elemental, 100% whey peptide powder formula suitable as oral nutritional supplement or tube feeding. It is specially designed for easy digestion and tolerance, and to meet the energy needs of the most fragile and difficult-to-feed paediatric patients with impaired or compromised gastrointestinal function, aged 1 to 12 years with or at risk of malnutrition. PediaCore Pepti is based on a unique blend of MCT oils and 100% whey peptide, vitamins and minerals and can be mixed to desired energy concentration and has to be used under medical supervision.
It can be used to supplement the diet of children who are unable to meet their nutritional requirements from other foods or used as a sole source of nutrition for children aged 1-12 years. This product is powder and is available in unflavored and multiple flavored versions.
PediaCore Pepti is is a high-quality Food for Special Medical Purposes / Medical Food for children aged 1-12 years with impaired or compromised gastrointestinal function, and who are in need of additional calories and nutrients. It has a unique blend of MCT oil and 100% whey peptide to promote easy digestion and tolerance.
It is designed to meet the energy needs of the most fragile and difficult-to-feed paediatric patients with or at risk of malnutrition, such as critically ill/stressed children; pulmonary, cardiovascular, hepatic, renal and head trauma patients; and children with more severe gut barrier dysfunction. PediaCore Pepti can be mixed to desired energy concentration and has to be used under medical supervision.
It is specially designed to maximize tolerance and absorption and delivers a balanced amount of protein (as hydrolysed whey protein), calories, special fat blend, prebiotics, vitamins and minerals which are crucial for the growth, supporting the immune system and maintaining normal bowl function in children. PediaCore Pepti can be used as a sole source of nutrition or as supplement. It can be given orally with teat or used as tube feeding.
For the dietary management of:
- Disease related malnutrition in children
- Critically ill/stressed children and patients with head trauma
- Pulmonary patients
- Patients with cardiovascular diseases
- Patients with hepatic disorders
- Renal patients
- Children with more severe gut barrier dysfunction
- Patients with higher energy and protein requirements
- Growth failure
- Constipation or diarrhoea
- It is for use under medical supervision only
- Not for parenteral use
- Not suitable for infants under 1 year of age