A Food for Special Medical Purposes.
Use under medical supervision. PKU GO is a phenylalanine free protein substitute, containing essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements.
PKU GO is suitable to be used in the dietary management of proven Phenylketonuria (PKU) in children from 9 months to 10 years of age under strict medical supervision.
Dosage to be determined by the clinician or dietician and is dependent on the age, body weight and medical condition of the patient. PKU GO can be taken either as a paste or liquid drink.
- Step 1: Empty the contents of the sachet into a suitable container.
- Step 2: Add 20 ml of cold liquid. Mix well for 10 seconds.
- Step 3: Leave to stand for 2 minutes, allowing a paste to form. Consume with a spoon.
For liquid drink:
- Step 1: Empty the contents of the sachet into a suitable bottle or container.
- Step 2: Add 100 ml of cold liquid. Secure the lid and shake well for 10 seconds.
- Step 3: Drink immediately
PKU GO is recommended to be used or refrigerated immediately after mixing. Refrigerated product must be used within 24 hours.
Store in a cool, dry place.
30 x 20 g sachets.
Must only be given to patients with proven PKU under strict medical supervision. Suitable from 9 months to 10 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 GO contains soy lecithin.
|Nutritional information||For 100 g||For 20 g (1 sachet)|
|Energy Value||1360 kJ 325 kcal||272 kJ 65 Kcal|
|Fat||< 0.5 g||< 0.5 g|
|of which saturated fat||< 0.1 g||< 0.1 g|
|Carbohydrates||25 g||5.0 g|
|of which sugars||24.5 g||4.9 g|
|Protein equivalent||50 g||10 g|
|Fibre||< 0.5 g||< 0.5 g|
|Vitamins:||For 100 g||For 20 g(1 sachet)|
|Vitamin A (Retinol equivalent)||480 µg||96 µg|
|Vitamin E (Alpha tocopherol equivalent)||9 mg||1.8 mg|
|Vitamin D3||15 µg||3.0 µg|
|Vitamin K (Phytomenadione)||25 µg||5 µg|
|Vitamin C (Ascorbic acid)||50 mg||10 mg|
|Vitamin B1 (Thiamine)||0.9 mg||0.18 mg|
|Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)||1.2 mg||0.24 mg|
|Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)||1 mg||0.2 mg|
|Niacin||15 mg||3 mg|
|Folic Acid||110 µg||22 µg|
|Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin)||2 µg||0.4 µg|
|Pantothenic acid||3.8 mg||0.76 mg|
|Biotin||28 µg||5.6 µg|
|Choline||275 mg||55 mg|
|Sodium||316 mg 13.7 mmol||63 mg 2.7 mmol|
|Chloride||487.5 mg 14.1 mmol||97.5 mg 2.8 mmol|
|Potassium||800mg 20.5 mmol||160 mg 4.1 mmol|
|Calcium||1050 mg 26.2 mmol||210 mg 5.2 mmol|
|Phosphorus||775 mg 25.0 mmol||155mg 5.0 mmol|
|Magnesium||170 mg 7.0 mmol||34 mg 1.4 mmol|
|Iron||15 mg||3 mg|
|Zinc||13 mg||2.6 mg|
|Copper||0.6 mg||0.12 mg|
|Iodine||120 µg||24 µg|
|Selenium||60 µg||12 µg|
|Manganese||1.5 mg||0.3 mg|
|Chromium||39 µg||7.8 µg|
|Molybdenum||49 µg||9.8 µg|
|L-Alanine||2.2 g||0.44 g|
|L-Arginine||3.5 g||0.7 g|
|L-Aspartic acid||5.55 g||1.11 g|
|L-Cystine||1.45 g||0.29 g|
|Glycine||5.5 g||1.1 g|
|L-Glutamine||4.3 g||0.86 g|
|L-Histidine||2.2 g||0.44 g|
|L-Isoleucine||3.8 g||0.76 g|
|L-Leucine||5.95 g||1.19 g|
|L-Lysine||3.95 g||0.79 g|
|L-Methionine||1 g||0.2 g|
|L-Proline||4 g||0.8 g|
|L-Serine||2.45 g||0.49 g|
|L-Threonine||3.8 g||0.76 g|
|L-Tryptophan||1.2 g||0.24 g|
|L-Tyrosine||5.6 g||1.12 g|
|L-Valine||4.5 g||0.9 g|
|Taurine||60 mg||12 mg|
|L-Carnitine||90 mg||18 mg|
Osmolality: 1170 mOsl/kg (20 g + 100 mL of water) Osmolality: 3510 mOsl/kg (20 g + 20 mL of water)
- PKU GO Data Sheet
- Data on file