Re-formulated to improve tolerance whilst addressing specific needs of patients facing abnormalities in blood glucose such as diabetes and stress hyperglycemia.
The key elements of Novasource®
Gi Balance/Balance Plus compared to standard tube feeding are:
- Lower carbohydrate content; Total Energy (TE) 32-39% including slowly digestible carbohydrate, isomaltulose, to help manage blood glucose response46
- Inclusion of 100% soluble PHGG fiber 20-22g/L
- High quality protein TE 18-20%
- Higher Fat content, TE 39-45%, enriched in unsaturated fatty acids, especially monunsaturated fatty acids (MUFA)