MANUFACTURER: BRISTOL MYERS NUTRITIONAL. INDICATIONS: Portagen is a milk-protein based powder with medium chain triglycerides (MCT) for children and adults. 87% of fat from medium chain triglycerides. Corn oil provides linoleic acid.
Portagen is a nutritional powder for children and adults with defects in the intraluminal hydrolysis of fat (decreased pancreatic lipase, decreased bile salts); defective mucosal fat absorption (decreased mucosal permeability, decreased absorptive surface); and/or defective lymphatic transport of fat (i. e. , intestinal lymphatic obstruction).
Long Term UsagePortagen powder is not nutritionally complete. If used long term, supplementation of essential fatty acids and ultra-trace minerals should be considered.
- Portagen is not recommended for use as an infant formula.
Per 100 g Powder: Protein 16. 5 g; Fat 23 g; Carbohydrate 54 g; Water 3 g; Linoleic Acid 1620 mg; Vitamin A 3700 IU; Vitamin D 370 IU; Vitamin E 14. 6 IU; Vitamin K 74 mcg; Thiamin (Vitamin B1) 740 mcg; Riboflavin (Vitamin B2) 890 mcg; Vitamin B6 990 mcg; Vitamin B12 3 mcg; Niacin 9900 mcg; Folic Acid (Folacin) 74 mcg; Pantothenic Acid 5000 mcg; Biotin 37 mcg; Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) 38 mg; Choline 63 mg; Inositol 22 mg; Calcium 440 mg; Phosphorus 330 mg; Magnesium 94 mg; Iron 8. 9 mg; Zinc 4. 4 mg; Manganese 590 mcg; Copper 740 mcg; Iodine 33 mcg; Sodium 260 mg; Potassium 590 mg; Chloride 410 mg; Corn Syrup Solids; Medium Chain Triglycerides (Fractioned Coconut Oil); Sodium Caseinate; Sugar (Sucrose); Corn Oil; Soy Lecithin; Less Than 2% of Each of the Following: Vitamins (Vitamin A Palmitate; Vitamin D3; dl-Alpha Tocopheryl Acetate; Phytonadione; Thiamin Hydrochloride; Pyridoxine Hydrochloride; Niacinamide; Calcium Pantothenate; Choline Chloride); Minerals (Calcium Citrate; Calcium Phosphate; Magnesium Phosphate; Ferrous Sulfate; Zinc Sulfate; Manganese Sulfate; Cupric Sulfate; Sodium Iodide; Potassium Citrate; Potassium Chloride); Taurine; L-Carnitine.
Your baby's health depends on carefully following these directions. Boil clean bottles, nipples, and preparation utensils for 5 minutes. Heat more water for formula to a rolling boil, and let cool to approximately 100 degrees F (40 degrees C). Pour desired amount of water into bottle. Add 1 packed level scoop (enclosed) (9. 4 g) of powder to each 2 fl oz (60 mL) of water. Always add powder to water. Cap bottle and SHAKE WELL. For a quart of formula, add 1 packed level measuring cup (136 g) of powder to 29 fl oz (860 mL) of water. Put the powder into a deep 2-quart mixing bowl. Add 8 fl oz of water. Mix with an egg beater or electric mixer until a smooth paste is formed. Add the remaining water slowly while mixing. Pour formula into bottles or a cup.
Use as instructed by your physician. Do not use a microwave oven to prepare or warm formula. Serious burns may result. Powdered products are not commercially sterile. Nutritional powders should not be used for uncompromised patients, unless clinically required and then under strict medical supervision of preperation of use.
California’s Proposition 65 Warning: May This item contains chemicals known to cause cancer, birth defects, or other reproductive harm. Reference by California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) at: www.oehha.ca.gov/prop65/prop65_list/Newlist.html.
Shipping Weight : 2.00 lb