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PKU EASY Liquid Orange/Citrus

PKU EASY Liquid is suitable to be used in the dietary management of proven Phenylketonuria (PKU) patients aged 3 years and above under strict medical supervision.

PKU EASY Liquid is a flavoured ready to drink phenylalanine free protein substitute containing essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements and the omega-3 fatty acid DHA.

PKU EASY Liquid is available in 2 different flavours: orange/citrus or mixed berry.

DOSAGE 1

To be determined by the clinician or dietician, dependent on the age, body weight and medical condition of the patient. Each 130ml pouch provides the equivalent of 15 grams of protein.

PREPARATION GUIDELINES 1 

  • PKU EASY Liquid is a ready to drink product. It is recommended to drink PKU EASY Liquid cold.
  • Shake well before drinking.
  • Once opened, drink immediately or recap, refrigerate and use within 24 hours.

STORAGE 1 

Store in a cool, dry place.

PACK SIZE 1 

30 x 130 millilitres.

SHELF LIFE 1 

Shelf life is 12 months.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

Must only be given to patients with proven PKU under strict medical supervision. Suitable from 3 years of age. Not for use as a sole source of nutrition. Diet must be supplemented with natural protein, water and other nutrients in prescribed quantities to supply phenylalanine, fluid and general nutritional requirements. For enteral use only.

PKU EASY LIQUID NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION:1

Nutritional information For 130 ml
Energy Value 366 kJ
  87 kcal
Fat 0.5 g
of which saturates 0.0 g
Carbohydrate 5.0 g
of which sugars 0 g
Protein equivalent 15 g
DHA 100 mg
EPA 20 mg
Vitamins:
Vitamin A (Retinol equivalent) 182.0 µg
Vitamin B1 (Thiamine) 0.5 mg
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) 0.6 mg
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine) 0.6 mg
Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin) 1.0 µg
Folic acid 78 µg
Niacin 6.5 mg
Vitamin B5 1.8 mg
Biotin 39 µg
Vitamin C 117 mg
Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol equivalent) 3.5 µg
Vitamin E (Alpha tocopherol equivalent) 3.8 mg
Vitamin K1 (Phytomenadione) 24.7 µg
Minerals:
Calcium 280 mg 7.0 mmol
Phosphorus 218 mg 7.1 mmol
Magnesium 78 mg 3.2 mmol
Iron 5.2 mg
Zinc 4.3 mg
Copper 0.48 mg
Iodine 61 µg
Manganese 0.8 mg
Chromium 18.2 µg
Selenium 21.5 µg
Molybdenum 45.5 µg
Sodium 130 mg 5.7 mmol
Potassium 258 mg 6.6 mmol
Chloride 210 mg 6.1 mmol
Amino acids:
L-Alanine 0.84 g
L-Arginine 1.18 g
L-Aspartic Acid 1.72 g
L-Cystine 0.56 g
Glycine 1.86 g
L-Histidine 0.65 g
L-Isoleucine 1.12 g
L-Leucine 1.94 g
L-Lysine 1.19 g
L-Methionine 0.30 g
L-Proline 1.30 g
L-Serine 0.75 g
L-Threonine 1.30 g
L-Tryptophan 0.35 g
L-Tyrosine 1.86 g
L-Valine 1.32 g
L-Carnitine 19.02 mg
Taurine 26.00 mg
Phenylalanine Absent

Osmolality: 130 ml = 1495 mOsl/kg

References

  1. PKU EASY Liquid Data Sheet