- Ensure Plus Juce Assorted ( 18 Bottles X 220ml) OFFER PACK
You will recieve an assortment of flavours
Ensure Plus Juce has 330 calories per 220ml bottle
Ensure Plus Juce is a high-energy, high protein, fat free juice-style nutritional drink, designed for people with involuntary weight loss, those who are recovering from illness or surgery or those people with an inability to digest fat. Ensure Plus Juce is available in 8 delicious flavours: apple, fruit punch, grapefruit, lemon and lime, orange, peach, pineapple and strawberry. Simply choose your favourite(s) above!
- Provides 1.5 calories per ml to help gain or maintain a healthy weight
- High protein for tissue maintenance and repair
- Fibre free for those people who are unable to tolerate dietary fibre
- Fat free for those people who require a reduced fat diet or who have a fat malabosorption
- Clinically lactose and gluten free
- Ready to drink
- Suitable as a supplement with meals or as a snack between meals
Ensure Plus Juice can be used for:
- Fat malabsorption or steatorrhoea
- Fat restriction
- Malignant disease
- Anorexia or poor appetite
- Disease related malnutrition
- Taste fatigue or aversion to milky drinks
Ensure Plus Juce is best served chilled and can be frozen into cubes and lollipops. The apple flavour tastes great when warmed and served as a hot drink, but be sure not to boil as this may affect the nutrient content. Ensure Plus Juce can also be added to lemonade, jelly, sparkling water, fruit juice and fruit punch to help boost the nutritional content.
Food for Special Medical Purposes, for use under medical supervision. Suitable as a nutritional supplement for patients who cannot or will not eat sufficient quantities of everyday food and drink to meet their nutritional requirements. Not suitable as a sole source of nutrition.
It is particularly suitable for patients who have taste aberrations or an aversion to ‘milky’ supplements.
Malnutrition and weight loss occurs when the body is not getting enough of the nutrients and vitamins it needs to stay healthy and it can develop if a person stops eating properly, cannot eat at all, or if the body needs more nutrients than normal (e.g. due to infection or disease). Malnutrition can occur from some of these condition/infections: Mental health condition/ Depression,Ulcerative colitis,Dementia,Vomiting / diarrhoea,Eating disorder / Anorexia nervosa/ Bulimia, Food Poisoning,Cancer/ Oncology,Cow’s Milk Allergy,Critical Care/ ICU,Cystic Fibrosis,Diabetes,Epilepsy,Failure to thrive/ Faltering growth, Kidney/ Renal Disease,Liver Disease/ Cirrhosis, Malabsorption/ Maldigestion,Malnutrition/Undernutrition, Pre & Post surgery, Respiratory Disease, Swallowing Problems, Dysphasia, Weight Loss in older adults, Would healing,Throat Reflux, Paediatric-Malnutrition, Gastrointestinal (GI) Intolerance, Stroke, Coma ,Bedsores, Phenylketonuria ,Digestive problems, and Dehydration. Malnutrition can have an impact on both physical and mental health; symptoms include weight loss, tiredness and a lack of energy.
Patients can overcome malnutrition and involentary weight loss or maintaining nutrients by consulting a nutritionist to determin the level of malnutrition. There are various way to overcome weightloss. These include nutritional food with additional nutrients, adding snacks to increase nutritional or energy intake, adding extra calories to food. Oral nutritional supplements (ONS) such as Ensure Plus can be a simple way to obtain extra nutrition. In some cases, additional or full nutrition may be given via a feeding tube.