ProSource TF is a high protein, very low carbohydrate supplement that enables you to increase the protein intake of patients being enterally tube fed without increasing their carbohydrates or volume; or changing their required enteral feed.
Each 45ml sachet of ProSource TF contains 11g protein and only 1g carbohydrates making it ideal when you need to alter the ratio of protein to carbohydrates that are being delivered by their required enteral feed.
ProSource TF has the consistency of water – meaning that you can administer it using a standard enteral syringe into the patient’s feeding tube without any risk of tube blockage.*
The protein source used inProSource TF is hydrolysed collagen, which is easily broken down to yield free amino acids and peptides – more readily absorbed into the gastrointestinal tract. ProSource TF contains all essential and non-essential amino acids.
*Note: We always recommend flushing the patient’s feeding tube with water pre and post administration of ProSource TF.
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Product Features & Benefits
11g protein and only 1g carbohydrate in just 45ml of liquid
Enables you to increase the protein intake of patients being enterally tube fed without increasing their carbohydrates or volume; or changing their required enteral feed.
Ready to use liquid with a ‘water like’ consistency
No pre-mixing is required and is ideal for use with enteral feeding tubes as will not cause tube blockage*
Single use sterile sachets
Easy for health professionals to administer. Can be drawn easily from sachet into an enteral syringe prior to administration. Assists with infection control
Uses hydrolysed collagen as its protein source
Semi-elemental. Easily digested and absorbed
Complete in all essential & non-essential amino acids
Lactose, gluten & milk free
Ideal for patients with allergy or intolerance to these.
Administration, Dosage & Directions for use
ProSource TF should be administered by a clinician or dietitian and dosage is dependent on the age, body weight and medical condition of the patient.
For the dietary management of conditions requiring supplementation with protein.
Precautions & Contra-indications
Must only be used under strict medical supervision. For enteral use only. Not suitable as a sole source of nutrition. Not recommended for children under 3 years of age. May not be suitable for vegetarians and other groups due to processing of some of the ingredients. Contains beef derivatives.
Shelf Life & Storage
ProSource TF has a shelf life of 18 months from date of manufacture. Store unopened at room temperature (not exceeding 25oC). Once opened, consume immediately.
Pack Size & Ordering
ProSource TF is available in packs of 100 x 45ml sachetsClick here for ordering information Click here for product codes