ProtiMedic is a high-quality protein source which serves as a Food for Special Medical Purposes / Medical Food for patients in need of additional protein.
Protimedic is specially designed to deliver a high amount of essential amino acids which are key in muscle protein synthesis.
It comes in a neutral flavor designed to add to meals and in chocolate flavor designed to take it as an in-between product. It is suitable for children (>3 years) and adults. The dosage should be determined by a clinician or dietician.
ProtiMedic is specially designed for the dietary management of patients with several different diseases and conditions. It consists of a special isolate from one of the best sources of protein called whey protein. The whey protein isolate is easy digestible and contains a very high amount of essential amino acids including Leucine. ProtiMedic is very low in salt, making it suitable for conditions where a low salt diet is needed. It is also low in lactose to make it suitable for patients with lactose intolerance.
In patients who have an increased need of protein and/or a lower level of intake, it is crucial to have a product that is easy to use. ProtiMedic has a very high percentage of protein per 100 grams and therefore avoids the need for supplementing the patient with a high number of calories from other nutrients that are not essential.
In order to provide the patient flexibility to use the protein, the product is available in a non-flavored version to enrich the normal food. The chocolate flavored version can be used as a standalone supplement for medical use. This version contains an innovative flavor mixture in order to make the product easy to drink.
ProtiMedic is for the dietary management of patients suffering from protein malnourishment.
Typical nutritional applications are in patients with the following conditions or diseases:
- Heart Failure
- Liver Failure
- Critically ill
- It is for use under medical supervision only
- Not for parenteral use