PediaSure 1.5 Cal is a nutritional product for pediatric patients who are at risk of malnutrition, or have limitations on fluid intake.
- 350 calories and 14 grams of protein per serving
- For oral and tube feeding use
- Can be used as a supplement or sole source of nutrition
PediaSure 1.5 Cal is a nutritional product intended for pediatric use in pediatric patients who are under their ideal weight or are at risk for malnutrition. PediaSure 1.5 Cal is calorie dense, offering 350 calories and 14 grams of protein per serving, and is a great option for providing nutrition for pediatric patients ranging from 1 to 13 years of age. PediaSure 1.5 Cal is rated as an excellent source of high-quality protein for pediatric patients, and also contains up to 32 mg of DHA per serving, which aids in promoting brain and eye health in patients. PediaSure 1.5 Cal is also a great source of antioxidants, or vitamins C and E, which help support a patient’s immune system.PediaSure 1.5 Cal may be fed orally or via tube, and is viable both as a supplement and the sole source of nutrients for any patient.
PediaSure 1.5 Cal is a choice option for providing nutrition to pediatric patients, as it meets or exceeds the daily recommended intake (DRI) for protein and 25 essential vitamins when taken in the following amounts:
1000 mL for children from 1 to 8 years old
1500 mL for children from 9 to 13 years old
PediaSure 1.5 Cal is suitable for a wide variety of patients with special dietary needs, and may be used for patients on gluten-free diets, as well as patients with lactose intolerance. PediaSure 1.5 Cal is also guaranteed to be kosher and halal. PediaSure 1.5 Cal is not intended for use on infants under 1 year old, unless otherwise specified by a physician, and are not for IV use. PediaSure 1.5 Cal is also unsuitable for patients with galactosemia.