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XtraCal Plus

Price: $90.00

    XtraCal Plus is specifically formulated to provide the nutrients for the dietary management of  metabolically stressed patients and those with malabsorption syndromes and/or those with inadequate intakes that result in unwanted weight loss.
    XtraCal Plus is a low volume, high calorie concentrate made from MCT oil and two sources of protein. Each 45 mL packet contains 230 calories and 14 grams of protein but only 9 grams of sugar. Add XtraCal Plus to a can of nutritional supplements for addition fat, calories and protein without adding significant volume.  
    XtraCal Plus is water soluble and can be added directly to a tube feeding formula increase nutritional content with only an additional 1.5 fl. oz. of volume.
    Conditions: For the dietary management of short bowel syndrome and fat malabsorption.

    50/1.5 fl. oz Packets

    The daily dose of XtraCal Plus is determined according to the resident's intake and individual needs as assessed by the dietitian or qualified healthcare provider. In general, however, one to four servings per day are suggested.

    Oral: Add to milk, shakes, juice, oral supplements, cereal, toppings, gravies and sauces, soft and pureed foods, or puddings.

    Tube feeding: Mix one packet with 60 mL of water. Stir thoroughly until completely dissolved. Flush feeding tube with 30 mL of water. Infuse XtraCal Plus and water via syringe down feeding tube. Flush with 30 mL of water.