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Vital® 1.5 Cal - Vanilla

Vital® 1.5 Cal

Calorically dense, therapeutic nutrition to support GI tolerance

VITAL 1.5 CAL is calorically dense, peptide-based therapeutic nutrition that provides complete, balanced nutrition for long- or short-term tube feeding for patients experiencing malabsorption, maldigestion, or impaired GI function and/or GI intolerance. For tube or oral feeding. For supplemental or sole-source nutrition. Use under medical supervision.


Hospitals and institutions can order Abbott Nutrition products by calling 800-551-5838, Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET.
Established Abbott accounts can register and order online at e-Abbott.com.

AVAILABILITY

LIST NUMBER
ITEM
64825
Vital 1.5 Cal Vanilla / 8 fl oz (237 mL) Recloseable Carton / 24 ct
LIST NUMBER
ITEM
62713
Vital 1.5 Cal / 1000 mL (1.1 QT) Ready-To-Hang Prefilled Container / 8 ct

FEATURES

  • Designed to promote tolerance:
    • Advanced blend of hydrolyzed protein, structured lipid, and prebiotic (NutraFlora® scFOS®)* to support absorption and tolerance.
    • Hydrolyzed, peptide-based protein system.
    • MCT/canola oil structured lipid, a next-generation fat to promote absorption of fatty acids.
    • 1.4 g of NutraFlora scFOS/8 fl oz (6 g/L). scFOS are prebiotic fibers that stimulate the growth of beneficial bacteria in the colon.
  • 1.5 Cal/mL—concentrated calories for fluid-restricted patients.
  • Elevated antioxidants vitamins C and E to help reduce free radical damage.
  • Meets or exceeds 100% of the 1995 RDIs for 24 essential vitamins and minerals in 1500 Cal (1000 mL).
  • Gluten-free.
  • Suitable for lactose intolerance.

PRECAUTIONS

  • Not for IV use.
  • Not for people with galactosemia.

* NutraFlora® and scFOS® are not registered trademarks of Abbott Laboratories.

PREPARATION

  • Instructions for Use:

    8 fl oz container

    • Store unopened at room temperature; avoid extreme temperatures.
    • Shake well prior to opening.
    • Once opened, reclose or cover, refrigerate and use within 48 hours.


    Oral Feeding:

    • May be used for total or supplemental nutrition.
    • May be fed at room temperature or chilled.


    Tube Feeding:

    • Follow physician's instructions.
    • Adjust flow rate and volume according to patient's condition and tolerance.
    • Feed at room temperature using a feeding pump, syringe or gravity feeding.
    • Additional fluid requirements should be met by giving water between or after feedings or when flushing the tube.
    • Avoid contamination during preparation and use.


    Ready-To-Hang Container
    All liquid medical foods, regardless of type of administration system, require careful handling because they can support microbial growth. Follow these instructions for clean technique and proper setup to reduce the potential for microbial contamination.

    NOTE: Failure to follow the Instructions for Use increases the potential for microbial contamination and reduces hangtime.

    • Administer product at room temperature.
    • THOROUGHLY wash hands with soap and water before handling container or feeding set.
    • Turn container upside down and SHAKE VIGOROUSLY, using a twisting motion for at least 10 seconds.
    • DO NOT touch any part of the container or feeding set that comes into contact with the formula.
    • Remove dust cover from RTH Safety Screw Cap.
    • Remove dust cover from feeding set connector.
    • Insert feeding set connector into port of RTH Safety Screw Cap and completely pierce foil.
    • Turn connector collar clockwise until it is securely fastened.
    • Close clamp on set before inverting container.
    • Invert container and suspend, using hanging ring on bottom of container.
    • When initiating feeding, follow physician's instructions. Adjust flow rate and volume according to patient's condition and tolerance.
    • Additional fluid requirements should be met by giving water between or after feedings or when flushing the tube.
    • Follow directions for use provided by manufacturer of feeding sets.
    • Unless a shorter hang time is specified by the set manufacturer, hang product for up to 48 hours after initial connection when clean technique and only one new set are used. Otherwise hang for no more than 24 hours.

NUTRITION

Vanilla Ready to Drink

  • Vital 1.5 Cal Vanilla / 8 fl oz (237 mL) Recloseable Carton / 24 ct

Serving size: 8 fl oz (237 mL)

  • Amount per Serving
  • % DV
  • % RDI
  • Nutrient Data
  • Protein, g
  • 16
  •  
  •  
  • Fat, g
  • 13.5
  •  
  •  
  • Carbohydrate, g
  • 44.2
  •  
  •  
  • Dietary Fiber, g
  • 1.4*
  •  
  •  
  • Water, g
  • 181
  •  
  •  
  • Taurine, mg
  • 35
  •  
  •  
  • L-Carnitine, mg
  • 35
  •  
  •  
  • Calories
  • 355
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A, IU
  • 1540
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin D, IU
  • 95
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin E, IU
  • 24
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin K, mcg
  • 19
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin C, mg
  • 120
  •  
  •  
  • Folic Acid, mcg
  • 190
  •  
  •  
  • Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mg
  • 0.70
  •  
  •  
  • Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mg
  • 0.80
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B6, mg
  • 1.4
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B12, mcg
  • 2.8
  •  
  •  
  • Niacin, mg
  • 9.5
  •  
  •  
  • Choline, mg
  • 160
  •  
  •  
  • Biotin, mcg
  • 140
  •  
  •  
  • Pantothenic Acid, mg
  • 4.7
  •  
  •  
  • Minerals
  • Sodium, mg
  • 355
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mg
  • 475
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mg
  • 355
  •  
  •  
  • Calcium, mg
  • 235
  •  
  •  
  • Phosphorus, mg
  • 235
  •  
  •  
  • Magnesium, mg
  • 95
  •  
  •  
  • Iodine, mcg
  • 35
  •  
  •  
  • Manganese, mg
  • 1.2
  •  
  •  
  • Copper, mg
  • 0.47
  •  
  •  
  • Zinc, mg
  • 7.1
  •  
  •  
  • Iron, mg
  • 4.3
  •  
  •  
  • Selenium, mcg
  • 19
  •  
  •  
  • Chromium, mcg
  • 28
  •  
  •  
  • Molybdenum, mcg
  • 43
  •  
  •  
  • * 1.4 g of dietary fiber supplied by short-chain fructooligosaccharides.

Vanilla Ready to Drink

  • Vital 1.5 Cal Vanilla / 8 fl oz (237 mL) Recloseable Carton / 24 ct

Serving size: 1000 mL (1.1 QT)

  • Amount per Serving
  • % DV
  • % RDI
  • Nutrient Data
  • Protein, g
  • 67.5
  •  
  •  
  • Fat, g
  • 57.1
  •  
  •  
  • Carbohydrate, g
  • 187
  •  
  •  
  • Dietary Fiber, g
  • 6.0*
  •  
  •  
  • Water, g
  • 764
  •  
  •  
  • Taurine, mg
  • 150
  •  
  •  
  • L-Carnitine, mg
  • 150
  •  
  •  
  • Calories
  • 1500
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A, IU
  • 6500
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin D, IU
  • 400
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin E, IU
  • 100
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin K, mcg
  • 80
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin C, mg
  • 500
  •  
  •  
  • Folic Acid, mcg
  • 800
  •  
  •  
  • Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mg
  • 3.0
  •  
  •  
  • Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mg
  • 3.4
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B6, mg
  • 6.0
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B12, mcg
  • 12
  •  
  •  
  • Niacin, mg
  • 40
  •  
  •  
  • Choline, mg
  • 680
  •  
  •  
  • Biotin, mcg
  • 600
  •  
  •  
  • Pantothenic Acid, mg
  • 20
  •  
  •  
  • Minerals
  • Sodium, mg
  • 1500
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mg
  • 2000
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mg
  • 1500
  •  
  •  
  • Calcium, mg
  • 1000
  •  
  •  
  • Phosphorus, mg
  • 1000
  •  
  •  
  • Magnesium, mg
  • 400
  •  
  •  
  • Iodine, mcg
  • 150
  •  
  •  
  • Manganese, mg
  • 5.0
  •  
  •  
  • Copper, mg
  • 2.0
  •  
  •  
  • Zinc, mg
  • 30
  •  
  •  
  • Iron, mg
  • 18
  •  
  •  
  • Selenium, mcg
  • 80
  •  
  •  
  • Chromium, mcg
  • 120
  •  
  •  
  • Molybdenum, mcg
  • 180
  •  
  •  
  • * 6 g of dietary fiber supplied by short-chain fructooligosaccharides.

Unflavored Ready to Hang

  • Vital 1.5 Cal / 1000 mL (1.1 QT) Ready-To-Hang Prefilled Container / 8 ct

Serving size: 8 fl oz (237 mL)

  • Amount per Serving
  • % DV
  • % RDI
  • Nutrient Data
  • Protein, g
  • 16.0
  •  
  •  
  • Fat, g
  • 13.5
  •  
  •  
  • Carbohydrate, g
  • 44.2
  •  
  •  
  • Dietary Fiber, g
  • 1.4*
  •  
  •  
  • Water, g
  • 181
  •  
  •  
  • Taurine, mg
  • 35
  •  
  •  
  • L-Carnitine, mg
  • 35
  •  
  •  
  • Calories
  • 355
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A, IU
  • 1540
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin D, IU
  • 95
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin E, IU
  • 24
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin K, mcg
  • 19
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin C, mg
  • 120
  •  
  •  
  • Folic Acid, mcg
  • 190
  •  
  •  
  • Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mg
  • 0.70
  •  
  •  
  • Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mg
  • 0.80
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B6, mg
  • 1.4
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B12, mcg
  • 2.8
  •  
  •  
  • Niacin, mg
  • 9.5
  •  
  •  
  • Choline, mg
  • 160
  •  
  •  
  • Biotin, mcg
  • 140
  •  
  •  
  • Pantothenic Acid, mg
  • 4.7
  •  
  •  
  • Minerals
  • Sodium, mg
  • 355
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mg
  • 475
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mg
  • 355
  •  
  •  
  • Calcium, mg
  • 235
  •  
  •  
  • Phosphorus, mg
  • 235
  •  
  •  
  • Magnesium, mg
  • 95
  •  
  •  
  • Iodine, mcg
  • 35
  •  
  •  
  • Manganese, mg
  • 1.2
  •  
  •  
  • Copper, mg
  • 0.47
  •  
  •  
  • Zinc, mg
  • 7.1
  •  
  •  
  • Iron, mg
  • 4.3
  •  
  •  
  • Selenium, mcg
  • 19
  •  
  •  
  • Chromium, mcg
  • 28
  •  
  •  
  • Molybdenum, mcg
  • 43
  •  
  •  
  • * 1.4 g of dietary fiber supplied by short-chain fructooligosaccharides.

Unflavored Ready to Hang

  • Vital 1.5 Cal / 1000 mL (1.1 QT) Ready-To-Hang Prefilled Container / 8 ct

Serving size: 1 L (33.8 fl oz)

  • Amount per Serving
  • % DV
  • % RDI
  • Nutrient Data
  • Calories
  • 1500
  •  
  •  
  • Protein, g
  • 67.5
  •  
  •  
  • Fat, g
  • 57.1
  •  
  •  
  • Carbohydrate, g
  • 187
  •  
  •  
  • Dietary Fiber, g
  • 6.0*
  •  
  •  
  • Water, g
  • 764
  •  
  •  
  • Taurine, mg
  • 150
  •  
  •  
  • L-Carnitine, mg
  • 150
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A, IU
  • 6500
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin D, IU
  • 400
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin E, IU
  • 100
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin K, mcg
  • 80
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin C, mg
  • 500
  •  
  •  
  • Folic Acid, mcg
  • 800
  •  
  •  
  • Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mg
  • 3.0
  •  
  •  
  • Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mg
  • 3.4
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B6, mg
  • 6.0
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B12, mcg
  • 12
  •  
  •  
  • Niacin, mg
  • 40
  •  
  •  
  • Choline, mg
  • 680
  •  
  •  
  • Biotin, mcg
  • 600
  •  
  •  
  • Pantothenic Acid, mg
  • 20
  •  
  •  
  • Minerals
  • Sodium, mg
  • 1500
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mg
  • 2000
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mg
  • 1500
  •  
  •  
  • Calcium, mg
  • 1000
  •  
  •  
  • Phosphorus, mg
  • 1000
  •  
  •  
  • Magnesium, mg
  • 400
  •  
  •  
  • Iodine, mcg
  • 150
  •  
  •  
  • Manganese, mg
  • 5.0
  •  
  •  
  • Copper, mg
  • 2.0
  •  
  •  
  • Zinc, mg
  • 30
  •  
  •  
  • Iron, mg
  • 18
  •  
  •  
  • Selenium, mcg
  • 80
  •  
  •  
  • Chromium, mcg
  • 120
  •  
  •  
  • Molybdenum, mcg
  • 180
  •  
  •  
  • * 6 g of dietary fiber supplied by short-chain fructooligosaccharides.

INGREDIENTS

Vanilla Ready to Drink

  • Vital 1.5 Cal Vanilla / 8 fl oz (237 mL) Recloseable Carton / 24 ct

Water, Corn Maltodextrin, Whey Protein Hydrolysate, Structured Lipid (Interesterified Canola Oil & Medium Chain Triglycerides), Sugar, Partially Hydrolyzed Sodium Caseinate, Canola Oil, Medium Chain Triglycerides, Short-Chain Fructooligosaccharides, Natural & Artificial Flavors, DATEM, Magnesium Phosphate, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Chloride, Potassium Citrate, Sodium Phosphate, Sodium Citrate, Ascorbic Acid, Cellulose Gel, Calcium Phosphate, Choline Chloride, Sucralose, Carrageenan, L-Carnitine, Taurine, Cellulose Gum, Magnesium Chloride, Zinc Sulfate, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Ferrous Sulfate, Niacinamide, Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Thiamine Hydrochloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Vitamin A Palmitate, Folic Acid, Biotin, Chromium Chloride, Sodium Molybdate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Vitamin B12, Phylloquinone, and Vitamin D3.

Contains milk ingredients.

Unflavored Ready to Hang

  • Vital 1.5 Cal / 1000 mL (1.1 QT) Ready-To-Hang Prefilled Container / 8 ct

Water, Corn Maltodextrin, Whey Protein Hydrolysate, Structured Lipid (Interesterified Canola Oil & Medium Chain Triglycerides), Sugar, Partially Hydrolyzed Sodium Caseinate, Canola Oil, Medium Chain Triglycerides, Short-Chain Fructooligosaccharides, Natural & Artificial Flavors, DATEM, Magnesium Phosphate, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Chloride, Potassium Citrate, Sodium Phosphate, Sodium Citrate, Ascorbic Acid, Cellulose Gel, Calcium Phosphate, Choline Chloride, Sucralose, Carrageenan, L-Carnitine, Taurine, Cellulose Gum, Magnesium Chloride, Zinc Sulfate, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Ferrous Sulfate, Niacinamide, Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Thiamine Hydrochloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Vitamin A Palmitate, Folic Acid, Biotin, Chromium Chloride, Sodium Molybdate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Vitamin B12, Phylloquinone, and Vitamin D3.

Contains milk ingredients.

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