Physicians' Elemental Diet - 45.71 oz (1296 Grams) - Integrative Therapeutics
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Physicians’ Elemental Diet is intended for use under medical supervision for the dietary management of patients who have limited or impaired capacity to digest‚ absorb‚ or metabolize ordinary foods or certain nutrients. Physicians’ Elemental Diet is a strictly hypoallergenic formula with a well-tolerated flavor.
Elemental Diet for Patients with Moderate to Severe Gastrointestinal Dysfunction
Physicians’ Elemental Diet is intended for use under medical supervision for the dietary management of patients with GI dysfunction.
The elemental diet is designed for the dietary management of:
Irritable bowel and Crohn’s disease‚1-6
Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO)‚7-9
Moderate to severe impaired gastrointestinal function.3‚ 10-12
Physicians’ Elemental Diet contains a balanced blend of macronutrients fortified with essential vitamins‚ minerals‚ and electrolytes to assure comprehensive support as a sole source of nutritional intake for limited periods. It has been:
Specifically formulated to contain free amino acids‚ partially hydrolyzed carbohydrate and medium chain triglycerides to aid in their absorption from the GI lumen.
Designed to maintain nutritional sustenance as a sole source of nutrition for up to four weeks.
Produced as a strictly hypoallergenic formula‚ free from intact protein‚ polypeptides‚ corn‚ gluten‚ wheat‚ soy‚ and dairy.
Formulated with a well-tolerated flavor for improved patient adherence.
Dosing by Caloric Need
Physicians’ Elemental Diet should be used for two-four weeks. It was designed to maintain nutritional sustenance as a sole source of nutrition‚ and can also be used as a half-elemental diet making dosing dependent upon the caloric needs of each patient. One scoop of Physicians’ Elemental Diet = 36 grams‚ and 150 calories. Each 432g bag contains 12 scoops (1‚800 calories) and each 1‚296g bag contains 36 scoops (5‚400 calories). Learn more about determining caloric need.
1 Scoop 36g 150 Calories
1296g bag 36 Scoops 5400 Calories
Servings Per Container: 36
Thoroughly mix each level scoop (36 g) in 4-8 oz. (118 - 236 mL) chilled or room temperature water. Additional water may be added to the mixture or consumed separately as desired. Consume the mixture slowly over a period of 15 to 60 minutes or more, dependent upon individual comfort. Once mixed, any product that is not consumed after 60 minutes should be refrigerated for a maximum of 24 hours, then shaken or stirred prior to consumption. After opening, store remaining powder in a dry place at room temperature.
Serving Size: 36g
Amount Per Serving Calories ... 150 Calories from Fat ... 25 Total Fat ... 4g Saturated Fat ... 4g Total Carbohydrate ... 25g Sugars ... 11g Sodium ... 105mg Potassium ... 150mg Protein ** Vitamin A ... 250mcg (Beta Carotene) Vitamin C ... 20mg Calcium ... 83mg Iron ... 1.5mg Vitamin D3 ... 1.67mcg Vitamin E ... 6.77mcg Vitamin K ... 10mcg Thiamin ... 0.5mg Riboflavin ... 0.56mg (Riboflavin-5-phosphate) Niacin ... 3.3mg Vitamin B6 ... 667mcg (Pyridoxal-5-phosphate) Folate ... 33mcg (as Quatrefolic® brand (6S)-5-methyltetrahydrofolate, glucosamine salt) Vitamin B12 ... 0.5mcg (Methylcobalamin) Biotin ... 50mcg Pantothenic Acid ... 3.3mg Phosphorus ... 116mg Iodine ... 16mcg Magnesium ... 33mg Zinc ... 2mg Selenium ... 18mcg Copper ... 167mcg Manganese ... 332mcg Molybdenum ... 8mcg Chloride ... 142mg Choline ... 33mg
Other Ingredients: dextrose, tapioca maltodextrin, medium chain triglycerides, natural flavor, l-glutamine, l-proline, l-aspartic acid, l-serine, potassium citrate, l-arginine hydrochloride, l-alanine, disodium phosphate, l-leucine, l-lysine hydrochloride, l-valine, l-glycine, calcium glycerophosphate, tricalcium phosphate, l-isoleucine, choline bitartrate, l-threonine, l-tyrosine, magnesium citrate, l-phenylalanine, l-methionine, l-histidine, magnesium glycerophosphate, l-cysteine hydrochloride, potassium chloride, l-tryptophan, sodium ascorbate, l-carnitine l-tartrate, sodium chloride, d-alpha tocopheryl acetate, ferrous gluconate, l-taurine, zinc sulfate, calcium d-pantothenate, beta carotene, niacinamide, sodium selenite, manganese citrate, phytonadione, pyridoxal-5-phosphate, cholecalciferol, riboflavin- 5-phosphate, thiamine hydrochloride, copper sulfate, Quatrefolic® ((6S)-5-methyltetrahydrofolate glucosamine salt), d-biotin, sodium molybdate, potassium iodide, methylcobalamin
This product does not contain artificial coloring artificial flavoring corn dairy products fructose gluten lactose preservatives soy sucrose wheat yeast **Contains 5 g free form amino acids per 36 g serving
Keep out of reach of children.
MEDICAL FOOD INTENDED FOR USE UNDER MEDICAL SUPERVISION
Not intended for use in children.
Physicians’ Elemental Diet™ is a 100% free form amino acid-based powdered elemental formula intended for distinctive nutritional requirements.
Physicians’ Elemental Diet formula provides 150 calories per serving, consisting of 67% carbohydrate, 24% fat and amino acids equivalent to 9% protein.
Also contains no sorbitol, mannitol, xylitol.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.