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Liquigen

Liquigen

A high energy medium chain triglyceride (MCT) emulsion for conditions where MCTs are part of dietary management, such as long-chain fatty acid oxidation disorders or conditions managed by the ketogenic diet. A medical food. Click here to visit the KetoCal website.

This formulation is only available in the US.


Main Features:
  • Simplifies addition of MCTs to the diet
  • Emulsified for better mixing
  • 50% MCT/ 50% water
  • Unflavored
  • High energy: 4.5 kcal/mL
  • For oral or enteral use
  • Can be used in beverages and foods
  • Not for parenteral use

Indications:

  • Conditions where MCTs are part of dietary management
    • Conditions managed by the ketogenic diet
    • Long-chain fatty acid oxidation disorders
    • Chylothorax
    • Fat malabsorption
    • Short bowel syndrome

 

Nutrition Information:

Nutrients

Per 100 mL

Per 250 mL

Calories

450

1125

Protein Equivalent, g

None

None

Carbohydrate, g

None

None

Fat, g

50

125

Saturated, g

47.1

118

MCT, g

45.4

114

MCT %

96.4

 

     

Minerals

Per 100 mL

Per 250 mL

Calcium, mg

0.30

0.75

Sodium, mg

5.0

12.5

Potassium, mg

0.10

0.25

Chloride, mg

0.10

0.25

Ingredients:

Refined Vegetable Oil (Medium Chain Triglycerides (Palm Kernel and/or Coconut Oil)), Water, Citric Acid Esters of Mono and Diglycerides (Emulsifier), Mono and Diglycerides (Emulsifier), Citric Acid.

Directions for Preparation and Use:

  • The quantity of Liquigen should be determined by a healthcare professional only and is dependent on the age, bodyweight and medical condition of the patient. Liquigen may require dilution for children under 5 years of age.

Precaution:

  • Use under medical supervision.
  • Not suitable for use as a sole source of nutrition.
  • Not for parenteral use.
  • Shake well before use.

Storage:

  • Recommended storage between 39°-77°F (4°-25°C).
  • Once opened store in a refrigerator and use within 14 days.
  • Always replace the bottle lid after use.

Ordering Information:

Product Code

Reimbursement Code

Packaging

71957
49735-011957
3 x 4 x 250 mL (case)

71957-3

49735-019573

4 x 250 mL (unit)

 

 

 

 

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