Glucerna® Therapeutic Nutrition Shake

Glucerna® Therapeutic Nutrition Shake


Therapeutic Nutrition
  • GLUCERNA THERAPEUTIC NUTRITION SHAKE has CarbSteady™, a unique blend of carbohydrates, including slowly digestible carbohydrate clinically shown to help minimize blood glucose response.1
  • GLUCERNA THERAPEUTIC NUTRITION SHAKE is a good choice for patients who are trying to manage their blood glucose levels and weight.
  • For patients with diabetes.
  • For use as an oral supplement in conjunction with a diabetes meal plan.
  • Use under medical supervision.
1 Fix BM, et al. Ann Nutr Metab 2001;45(suppl 1):277.

Features
  • Consistent with American Diabetes Association and American Heart Association recommendations favoring monounsaturated fats and 4% of calories from saturated fat to help manage lipid profiles.2
  • 2.5 to 3.5 g dietary fiber per 8 fl oz.
  • 1 g NutraFlora® scFOS®*/8 fl oz. scFOS are prebiotics that stimulate the growth of beneficial bacteria in the colon.
  • Meets or exceeds 25% of the DV for 24 essential vitamins and minerals in 8 fl oz.
  • 50% of the DV for vitamins B6, B12, and folate.
  • 100% of the DV for antioxidant vitamins C and E to help protect against cell damage.
  • Kosher.
  • Halal.
  • Gluten-free.
  • Suitable for lactose intolerance.

Precautions

  • For oral use only.
  • Not for sole-source nutrition.
  • Not for IV use.
  • Not for patients with galactosemia.
* NutraFlora® and scFOS® are not registered trademarks of Abbott Laboratories.
2 Buse JB, et al. Circulation 2007;115:114-126.
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Availability
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54326 Glucerna Therapeutic Nutrition Shake Inst Classic Butter Pecan / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / case of 24
54328 Glucerna Therapeutic Nutrition Shake Inst Homemade Vanilla / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / case of 24
56052 Glucerna Therapeutic Nutrition Shake Inst Creamy Strawberry / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / case of 24
54544 Glucerna Therapeutic Nutrition Shake Inst Rich Chocolate / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / case of 24

Nutrition

Classic Butter Pecan Ready to Drink


  • Glucerna Therapeutic Nutrition Shake Inst Classic Butter Pecan / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / case of 24

Serving Size: 8 fl oz (237 mL)

Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI*
Characteristics
Nutrient Density, Cal/mL: 0.93    
Protein, % Cal: 18    
Fat, % Cal: 35    
Carbohydrate, % Cal: 47    
Total Cal:g Nitrogen: 138:1    
Nonprotein Cal:g Nitrogen: 113:1    
Osmolality, mOsm/kg H2O: 530    
Renal Solute Load, mOsm/L: 86    
Viscosity: Thin (Room Temperature and Chilled)    
Exchanges†,‡: 1 Starch, ½ Fat, 1 Low-Fat Milk    
Carb Choices: 2    
Nutrient Data
Protein, g: 9.9    
Fat, g: 8.6    
    Saturated Fat, g: 1.0    
        Trans Fat, g: 0    
Carbohydrate, g: 27.4    
    Dietary Fiber, g: 2.5§    
    Sugars, g: 7.4    
    Sugar Alcohols, g: 4.0    
Water, g: 200    
Calories: 220    
Vitamins
Vitamin A, IU: 1750   35 
Vitamin D, IU: 100   25 
Vitamin E, IU: 30   100 
Vitamin K, mcg: 20   25 
Vitamin C, mg: 60   100 
Folic Acid, mcg: 200   50 
Vitamin B1, mg: 0.38   25 
Vitamin B2, mg: 0.43   25 
Vitamin B6, mg: 1.0   50 
Vitamin B12, mcg: 3.0   50 
Niacin, mg: 5.0   25 
Choline, mg: 100   Not established 
Biotin, mcg: 75   25 
Pantothenic Acid, mg: 2.5   25 
Minerals
Sodium, mg: 210   Not established 
Sodium, mEq: 9.1    
Potassium, mg: 370   Not established 
Potassium, mEq: 9.5    
Chloride, mg: 355   10 
Chloride, mEq: 10    
Calcium, mg: 250   25 
Phosphorus, mg: 250   25 
Magnesium, mg: 100   25 
Iodine, mcg: 38   25 
Manganese, mg: 1.0   50 
Copper, mg: 0.50   25 
Zinc, mg: 3.8   25 
Iron, mg: 4.5   25 
Selenium, mcg: 18   25 
Chromium, mcg: 120   100 
Molybdenum, mcg: 38   50 
* RDI percentages for adults and children 4 or more years of age.
Exchange Lists for Diabetes. Alexandria, Va, and Chicago: American Diabetes Association and American Dietetic Association, 2008.
Exchanges and Carb Choices adjusted for sugar alcohols
§ 1.5 g of total dietary fiber from soy and corn fibers; 1.0 g of short-chain fructooligosaccharides.
660 IU of vitamin A activity supplied by 0.50 mg of beta-carotene.


Homemade Vanilla Ready to Drink


  • Glucerna Therapeutic Nutrition Shake Inst Homemade Vanilla / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / case of 24

Serving Size: 8 fl oz (237 mL)

Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI*
Characteristics
Nutrient Density, Cal/mL: 0.93    
Protein, % Cal: 18    
Fat, % Cal: 35    
Carbohydrate, % Cal: 47    
Total Cal:g Nitrogen: 138:1    
Nonprotein Cal:g Nitrogen: 113:1    
Osmolality, mOsm/kg H2O: 530    
Renal Solute Load, mOsm/L: 86    
Viscosity: Thin (Room Temperature and Chilled)    
Exchanges†,‡: 1 Starch, ½ Fat, 1 Low-Fat Milk    
Carb Choices: 2    
Nutrient Data
Protein, g: 9.9    
Fat, g: 8.6    
    Saturated Fat, g: 1.0    
        Trans Fat, g: 0    
Carbohydrate, g: 27.4    
    Dietary Fiber, g: 2.5§    
    Sugars, g: 7.4    
    Sugar Alcohols, g: 4.0    
Water, g: 200    
Calories: 220    
Vitamins
Vitamin A, IU: 1750   35 
Vitamin D, IU: 100   25 
Vitamin E, IU: 30   100 
Vitamin K, mcg: 20   25 
Vitamin C, mg: 60   100 
Folic Acid, mcg: 200   50 
Vitamin B1, mg: 0.38   25 
Vitamin B2, mg: 0.43   25 
Vitamin B6, mg: 1.0   50 
Vitamin B12, mcg: 3.0   50 
Niacin, mg: 5.0   25 
Choline, mg: 100   Not established 
Biotin, mcg: 75   25 
Pantothenic Acid, mg: 2.5   25 
Minerals
Sodium, mg: 210   Not established 
Sodium, mEq: 9.1    
Potassium, mg: 370   Not established 
Potassium, mEq: 9.5    
Chloride, mg: 355   10 
Chloride, mEq: 10    
Calcium, mg: 250   25 
Phosphorus, mg: 250   25 
Magnesium, mg: 100   25 
Iodine, mcg: 38   25 
Manganese, mg: 1.0   50 
Copper, mg: 0.50   25 
Zinc, mg: 3.8   25 
Iron, mg: 4.5   25 
Selenium, mcg: 18   25 
Chromium, mcg: 120   100 
Molybdenum, mcg: 38   50 
* RDI percentages for adults and children 4 or more years of age.
Exchange Lists for Diabetes. Alexandria, Va, and Chicago: American Diabetes Association and American Dietetic Association, 2008.
Exchanges and Carb Choices adjusted for sugar alcohols
§ 1.5 g of total dietary fiber from soy and corn fibers; 1.0 g of short-chain fructooligosaccharides.
660 IU of vitamin A activity supplied by 0.50 mg of beta-carotene.


Creamy Strawberry Ready to Drink


  • Glucerna Therapeutic Nutrition Shake Inst Creamy Strawberry / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / case of 24

Serving Size: 8 fl oz (237 mL)

Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI*
Characteristics
Nutrient Density, Cal/mL: 0.93    
Protein, % Cal: 18    
Fat, % Cal: 35    
Carbohydrate, % Cal: 47    
Total Cal:g Nitrogen: 138:1    
Nonprotein Cal:g Nitrogen: 113:1    
Osmolality, mOsm/kg H2O: 530    
Renal Solute Load, mOsm/L: 86    
Viscosity: Thin (Room Temperature and Chilled)    
Exchanges†,‡: 1 Starch, ½ Fat, 1 Low-Fat Milk    
Carb Choices: 2    
Nutrient Data
Protein, g: 9.9    
Fat, g: 8.6    
    Saturated Fat, g: 1.0    
        Trans Fat, g: 0    
Carbohydrate, g: 27.4    
    Dietary Fiber, g: 2.5§    
    Sugars, g: 7.4    
    Sugar Alcohols, g: 4.0    
Water, g: 200    
Calories: 220    
Vitamins
Vitamin A, IU: 1750   35 
Vitamin D, IU: 100   25 
Vitamin E, IU: 30   100 
Vitamin K, mcg: 20   25 
Vitamin C, mg: 60   100 
Folic Acid, mcg: 200   50 
Vitamin B1, mg: 0.38   25 
Vitamin B2, mg: 0.43   25 
Vitamin B6, mg: 1.0   50 
Vitamin B12, mcg: 3.0   50 
Niacin, mg: 5.0   25 
Choline, mg: 100   Not established 
Biotin, mcg: 75   25 
Pantothenic Acid, mg: 2.5   25 
Minerals
Sodium, mg: 210   Not established 
Sodium, mEq: 9.1    
Potassium, mg: 370   Not established 
Potassium, mEq: 9.5    
Chloride, mg: 355   10 
Chloride, mEq: 10    
Calcium, mg: 250   25 
Phosphorus, mg: 250   25 
Magnesium, mg: 100   25 
Iodine, mcg: 38   25 
Manganese, mg: 1.0   50 
Copper, mg: 0.50   25 
Zinc, mg: 3.8   25 
Iron, mg: 4.5   25 
Selenium, mcg: 18   25 
Chromium, mcg: 120   100 
Molybdenum, mcg: 38   50 
* RDI percentages for adults and children 4 or more years of age.
Exchange Lists for Diabetes. Alexandria, Va, and Chicago: American Diabetes Association and American Dietetic Association, 2008.
Exchanges and Carb Choices adjusted for sugar alcohols
§ 1.5 g of total dietary fiber from soy and corn fibers; 1.0 g of short-chain fructooligosaccharides.
660 IU of vitamin A activity supplied by 0.50 mg of beta-carotene.


Rich Chocolate Ready to Drink


  • Glucerna Therapeutic Nutrition Shake Inst Rich Chocolate / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / case of 24

Serving Size: 8 fl oz (237 mL)

Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI*
Characteristics
Nutrient Density, Cal/mL: 0.93    
Protein, % Cal: 18    
Fat, % Cal: 35    
Carbohydrate, % Cal: 47    
Total Cal:g Nitrogen: 138:1    
Nonprotein Cal:g Nitrogen: 113:1    
Osmolality, mOsm/kg H2O: 530    
Renal Solute Load, mOsm/L: 86    
Viscosity: Thin (Room Temperature and Chilled)    
Exchanges†,‡: 1 Starch, ½ Fat, 1 Low-Fat Milk    
Carb Choices: 2    
Nutrient Data
Protein, g: 9.9    
Fat, g: 8.6    
    Saturated Fat, g: 1.0    
        Trans Fat, g: 0    
Carbohydrate, g: 28.1    
    Dietary Fiber, g: 3.5§    
    Sugars, g: 7.4    
    Sugar Alcohols, g: 4.0    
Water, g: 200    
Calories: 220    
Vitamins
Vitamin A, IU: 1750   35 
Vitamin D, IU: 100   25 
Vitamin E, IU: 30   100 
Vitamin K, mcg: 20   25 
Vitamin C, mg: 60   100 
Folic Acid, mcg: 200   50 
Vitamin B1, mg: 0.38   25 
Vitamin B2, mg: 0.43   25 
Vitamin B6, mg: 1.0   50 
Vitamin B12, mcg: 3.0   50 
Niacin, mg: 5.0   25 
Choline, mg: 100   Not established 
Biotin, mcg: 75   25 
Pantothenic Acid, mg: 2.5   25 
Minerals
Sodium, mg: 210   Not established 
Sodium, mEq: 9.1    
Potassium, mg: 430   Not established 
Potassium, mEq: NEED    
Chloride, mg: 355   10 
Chloride, mEq: 10    
Calcium, mg: 250   25 
Phosphorus, mg: 250   25 
Magnesium, mg: 100   25 
Iodine, mcg: 38   25 
Manganese, mg: 1.0   50 
Copper, mg: 0.50   25 
Zinc, mg: 3.8   25 
Iron, mg: 4.5   25 
Selenium, mcg: 18   25 
Chromium, mcg: 120   100 
Molybdenum, mcg: 38   50 
* RDI percentages for adults and children 4 or more years of age.
Exchange Lists for Diabetes. Alexandria, Va, and Chicago: American Diabetes Association and American Dietetic Association, 2008.
Exchanges and Carb Choices adjusted for sugar alcohols
§ 2.5 g of total dietary fiber from soy and corn fibers; 1.0 g of short-chain fructooligosaccharides.
660 IU of vitamin A activity supplied by 0.50 mg of beta-carotene.


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Ingredients

Classic Butter Pecan Ready to Drink


  • Glucerna Therapeutic Nutrition Shake Inst Classic Butter Pecan / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / case of 24

Water, Corn Maltodextrin, High Oleic Safflower Oil, Milk Protein Concentrate, Fructose, Glycerine, Soy Protein Isolate, Soy Fiber, Pea Protein Concentrate. Less than 0.5% of the Following: Short-Chain Fructooligosaccharides, Canola Oil, Natural & Artificial Flavor, Magnesium Phosphate, Potassium Citrate, Salt, Calcium Phosphate, Potassium Chloride, Ascorbic Acid, Calcium Carbonate, Choline Chloride, Soy Lecithin, Monoglycerides, Carrageenan, Potassium Hydroxide, dl-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Acesulfame Potassium, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Liquid Sucralose, Niacinamide, Manganese Sulfate, Calcium Pantothenate, Cupric Sulfate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Vitamin A Palmitate, Riboflavin, Chromium Chloride, Beta-Carotene, Folic Acid, Biotin, Sodium Molybdate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Phylloquinone, Cyanocobalamin, and Vitamin D3.
Contains milk and soy ingredients.

Homemade Vanilla Ready to Drink


  • Glucerna Therapeutic Nutrition Shake Inst Homemade Vanilla / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / case of 24

Water, Corn Maltodextrin, High Oleic Safflower Oil, Milk Protein Concentrate, Fructose, Glycerine, Soy Protein Isolate, Soy Fiber, Pea Protein Concentrate. Less than 0.5% of the Following: Short-Chain Fructooligosaccharides, Canola Oil, Natural & Artificial Flavor, Magnesium Phosphate, Potassium Citrate, Salt, Calcium Phosphate, Potassium Chloride, Ascorbic Acid, Calcium Carbonate, Choline Chloride, Soy Lecithin, Monoglycerides, Carrageenan, Potassium Hydroxide, dl-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Acesulfame Potassium, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Liquid Sucralose, Niacinamide, Manganese Sulfate, Calcium Pantothenate, Cupric Sulfate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Vitamin A Palmitate, Riboflavin, Chromium Chloride, Beta-Carotene, Folic Acid, Biotin, Sodium Molybdate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Phylloquinone, Cyanocobalamin, and Vitamin D3.
Contains milk and soy ingredients.

Creamy Strawberry Ready to Drink


  • Glucerna Therapeutic Nutrition Shake Inst Creamy Strawberry / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / case of 24

Water, Corn Maltodextrin, High Oleic Safflower Oil, Milk Protein Concentrate, Fructose, Glycerine, Soy Protein Isolate, Soy Fiber, Pea Protein Concentrate. Less than 0.5% of the Following: Short-Chain Fructooligosaccharides, Canola Oil, Magnesium Phosphate, Potassium Citrate, Natural & Artificial Flavor, Salt, Calcium Phosphate, Potassium Chloride, Ascorbic Acid, Calcium Carbonate, Choline Chloride, Soy Lecithin, Monoglycerides, Carrageenan, Potassium Hydroxide, dl-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Acesulfame Potassium, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Liquid Sucralose, Niacinamide, FD&C Red #3, Manganese Sulfate, Calcium Pantothenate, Cupric Sulfate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Vitamin A Palmitate, Riboflavin, Chromium Chloride, Beta-Carotene, Folic Acid, Biotin, Sodium Molybdate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Phylloquinone, Cyanocobalamin, and Vitamin D3.
Contains milk and soy ingredients.

Rich Chocolate Ready to Drink


  • Glucerna Therapeutic Nutrition Shake Inst Rich Chocolate / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / case of 24

Water, Corn Maltodextrin, High Oleic Safflower Oil, Fructose, Milk Protein Concentrate, Glycerine, Cocoa (Processed with Alkali), Soy Protein Isolate, Soy Fiber, Pea Protein Concentrate. Less than 0.5% of the Following: Short-Chain Fructooligosaccharides, Canola Oil, Magnesium Phosphate, Artificial Flavor, Potassium Citrate, Salt, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Chloride, Ascorbic Acid, Calcium Phosphate, Choline Chloride, Soy Lecithin, Monoglycerides, Carrageenan, Potassium Hydroxide, dl-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Acesulfame Potassium, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Liquid Sucralose, Niacinamide, Manganese Sulfate, Calcium Pantothenate, Cupric Sulfate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Vitamin A Palmitate, Riboflavin, Chromium Chloride, Beta-Carotene, Folic Acid, Biotin, Sodium Molybdate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Phylloquinone, Cyanocobalamin, and Vitamin D3.
Contains milk and soy ingredients.
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Preparation

  • Shake well. Serve cold.


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