Abbott Glucerna 1.5 Cal Specialized Nutrition 1 Liter Case of 8

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The Abbott Glucerna 1.5 Cal Specialized Nutrition 1 Liter Case of 8 is designed specifically to help adults with diabetes manage their blood glucose levels as part of an overall diabetes management plan. The products contain a unique, slowly digested carbohydrate blend to help minimize glycemic response. Glucerna cereals, bars, and shakes are available in consumer-friendly flavors at retail stores. Glucerna tube-feeding products for institutional use offer a variety of nutrition choices for supplemental or sole-source nutrition. GLUCERNA 1.5 CAL is a calorically dense formula that has CarbSteady, a unique blend of carbohydrates, including slowly digestible carbohydrate clinically shown to help minimize blood glucose response. For patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes and for patients with hyperglycemia/abnormal glucose tolerance resulting from metabolic stress, such as illness, trauma, and infection. For supplemental or sole-source nutrition. For use under medical supervision. Features: GLUCERNA 1.5 CAL contains a unique slowly digested carbohydrate blend clinically shown to blunt postprandial glycemic response and improve glycemic variability. At 1.5 Cal/mL, patient needs can be met with less volume. 22% of calories from protein to promote anabolism and support wound healing. Includes 10 g/L of NutraFlora scFOS (2.4 g/8 fl oz). 3% of total calories from saturated fatty acids and rich in monounsaturated fatty acids (29% of total calories), consistent with the American Heart Association and American Diabetes Association guidelines. Provides plant-based omega-3 fatty acids from canola oil (3 g of ALA per 1500 Cal), consistent with American Heart Association reported levels to support cardiovascular health. Chromium picolinate, a more bioavailable form of chromium. Chromium is an essential nutrient important for carbohydrate metabolism. 1500 Cal provide at least 100% of the DVs for 24 key vitamins and minerals. Halal Kosher. Gluten-free. Suitable for lactose intolerance. Feeding sets are for single-patient use only. Use clean technique to avoid set and/or product contamination. Precautions Not for IV use. Not for people with galactosemia. Ingredients: Water, Sodium & Calcium Caseinates, Corn Maltodextrin, High Oleic Safflower Oil, Canola Oil, Isomaltulose, Fructose, Soy Protein Isolate, Sucromalt, Short-Chain Fructooligosaccharides, Glycerine, Potassium Citrate, Magnesium Chloride, Oat Fiber, Calcium Phosphate, Soy Fiber, Soy Lecithin, Sodium Citrate, Inositol, Ascorbic Acid, Choline Chloride, Magnesium Phosphate, Carnitine, Taurine, Sodium Chloride, dl-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Ferrous Sulfate, Gellan Gum, Zinc Sulfate, Niacinamide, Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Sulfate, Cupric Sulfate, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Beta-Carotene, Vitamin A Palmitate, Riboflavin, Chromium Picolinate, Folic Acid, Biotin, Sodium Molybdate, Sodium Selenate, Potassium Iodide, Phylloquinone, Cyanocobalamin, and Vitamin D3. Contains milk and soy ingredients. Serving Size: 1000 mL Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI* Characteristics Protein, % Cal: 22.0 ? ? Fat, % Cal: 45.0 ? ? Monounsaturated Fatty Acids, % Cal: 29.0 ? ? Carbohydrate, % Cal: 33.0 ? ? Nutrient Density, Cal/mL: 1.50 ? ? Cal to Meet 100% RDIs: 1500 ? ? mL to Meet 100% RDIs: 1000 ? ? Total Cal:g Nitrogen: 114:1 ? ? Nonprotein Cal:g Nitrogen: 88:1 ? ? Osmolality, mOsm/kg H2O: 875 ? ? Renal Solute Load, mOsm/L: 643 ? ? Viscosity: Thin (room temperature), Nectar-Like (chilled) ? ? Minimum Tube Size for Gravity/Pump Feeding (Fr): 12/10 ? ? Exchanges per 8 fl oz: 2 Starch, 3 Medium-Fat Meat ? ? Carb Choices: 2 ? ? Nutrient Data Protein, g: 82.5 ? ? Fat, g: 75 ? ? Carbohydrate, g: 133.1 ? ? ??? Dietary Fiber, g: 16.1 ? ? Saturated Fat, g: 1 ? ? L-Carnitine, mg: 215

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