Ensure® Original Powder

Ensure® Original Powder

Complete, Balanced Nutrition®
  • ENSURE ORIGINAL POWDER is a source of Complete, Balanced Nutrition® for supplemental use with or between meals. It may benefit patients who have malnutrition, are at nutritional risk, experiencing involuntary weight loss, or on modified or low-residue diets.
  • For oral use.
  • For interim sole-source nutrition.

  • 60% DV of vitamin D to support bone health.
  • 26 essential vitamins and minerals.
  • Contains 82.5 mg choline per serving, which is 15% of the daily value for choline (550 mg).
  • Good source of protein (9 g/serving).
  • Kosher.
  • Halal.
  • Gluten free.
  • Low-residue.
  • Suitable for lactose intolerance.


  • Not for IV use.
  • Not for people with galactosemia.
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List Number Item
63071 Ensure Original Powder Vanilla / 14-oz (397-g) can / 2 ct
00750 Ensure Original Powder Vanilla / 14-oz (397-g) can / 6 ct


Vanilla Powder

  • Ensure Original Powder Vanilla / 14-oz (397-g) can / 2 ct
  • Ensure Original Powder Vanilla / 14-oz (397-g) can / 6 ct

Serving Size: 57 g (1/2 cup powder)

Amount Per Serving % DV* % RDI
    Nutrient Density, Cal/mL: 1.06    
    Protein, % Cal: 14    
    Carbohydrate, % Cal: 54    
    Fat, % Cal: 32    
    Total Cal:g Nitrogen: 174:1    
    Nonprotein Cal:g Nitrogen: 151:1    
    Osmolality, mOsm/kg H2O: 470    
    Renal Solute Load, mOsm/L: 334    
    Viscosity: Thin (Room Temperature and Chilled)    
Nutrient Data
Calories: 250    
Calories from Fat: 80    
Fat, g: 9 14   
    Saturated Fat, g: 1.5  
    Trans Fat, g: 0    
Cholesterol, mg: <5 <2   
Sodium, mg: 190  
Potassium, mg: 350 10   
Carbohydrate, g: 34 11   
    Dietary Fiber, g: 0  
    Sugars, g: 13    
Protein, g: 9 18   
Vitamin A: 15   
Vitamin C: 60   
Vitamin D: 60   
Vitamin E: 20   
Vitamin K: 15   
Thiamin: 25   
Riboflavin: 25   
Niacin: 25   
Vitamin B6: 25   
Folate: 25   
Vitamin B12: 25   
Biotin: 25   
Pantothenic Acid: 25   
Calcium: 15   
Iron: 15   
Phosphorus: 10   
Iodine: 15   
Magnesium: 10   
Zinc: 20   
Selenium: 15   
Copper: 15   
Manganese: 30   
Chromium: 15   
Molybdenum: 25   
* Percent Daily Values (%DV) are based on a 2,000 Calorie diet.

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Vanilla Powder

  • Ensure Original Powder Vanilla / 14-oz (397-g) can / 2 ct
  • Ensure Original Powder Vanilla / 14-oz (397-g) can / 6 ct

Corn Syrup, Corn Maltodextrin, Sugar, Corn Oil, Sodium & Calcium Caseinates, Soy Protein Isolate, Artificial Flavor, Potassium Citrate, Magnesium Chloride, Calcium Phosphate, Sodium Citrate. Less than 0.5% of the Following: Potassium Chloride, Soy Lecithin, Ascorbic Acid, Choline Chloride, dl-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Zinc Sulfate, Niacinamide, Ferrous Sulfate, Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Sulfate, Cupric Sulfate, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Vitamin A Palmitate, Folic Acid, Biotin, Chromium Chloride, Sodium Molybdate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Phylloquinone, Vitamin D3, and Cyanocobalamin.
Contains milk and soy ingredients.
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  • Instructions for Use
    • To prepare an 8 fl oz drink pour 3/4 cup cold water into glass.
    • Gradually stir in 1/2 cup Ensure Original Powder and mix until dissolved.
    • For flavor variety, you may add 3 tablespoons chocolate syrup, strawberry syrup, etc.

Storage & Handling

  • Instructions for Use
    • Reconstituted Ensure Original Powder should be used promptly or covered, refrigerated, and used within 24 hours.
    • Opened can should be covered with overcap and stored in a cool, dry place, but not refrigerated.
    • Once opened, use contents of can within 3 weeks.

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