Publication Date: 2002-Feb-09
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AbstractALITRAQ is an elemental formula specifically designed for metabolically stressed patients with impaired GI function, Provides supplemental glutamine to nourish the GI tract and to restore glutamine depleted during catabolic states.
ROSS MEDICAL NUTRITIONAL SYSTEM
A Total Commitment To Enteral Nutrition
copyright 1996 Ross Products Division, Abbott Laboratories
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ALITRAQ is an elemental formula specifically designed for metabolically stressed patients with impaired GI function, Provides supplemental glutamine to nourish the GI tract and to restore glutamine depleted during catabolic states.
- For supplemental or total nutrition
- For oral or tube feeding
- Complete elemental nutrition
- Fortified with 213 g glutamine/
- Fortified with arginine at 12% of
-42% of protein as peptides from
hydrolyzed protein and 47% as
free amino acids to utilize the dual
protein absorption systems of the
gut; 11% of protein as whey
- Reduces protein catabolic re-
sponse based on phenylalanine!
-Increases CD4!CD8 ratio, one
aspect of the Immune system'
- Low fat
Nutrient density (CallmL)
Protein (% of Cal)'
Carbohydrate (% Cal)"
Fat (% Cal)'
Nutrient base (Cal)
Nutrient base (mL)'
Total Cal'g nitrogen
Nonprotein Cal'g nitrogen
at standard dilution 846
Lactose-free <0,25 g!packet
Low residue Yes
Renal sol load (mosm!L)' 410,2
Osmolality (mosm!kg H,O) 575
Mln tube size for gravity!
pump feeding (Fr) 8!5
268-oz (76g) packets of powder
6 packetslcarton 4 cartonslcase
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