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Vital High Protein - Unflavored

Vital High Protein

High Protein, Low Fat Therapeutic Nutrition

VITAL HIGH PROTEIN is peptide-based therapeutic nutrition to help manage inflammation and symptoms of GI intolerance in patients requiring a low-fat, high-protein diet. For tube or oral feeding. For supplemental or sole-source nutrition. Use under medical supervision.


Hospitals and other institutions can order Abbott Nutrition products by calling toll-free, (800) 551-5838, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. EST.

AVAILABILITY

LIST NUMBER
ITEM
63081
Vital High Protein/ 1000-mL (1.1-QT) Ready-To-Hang Prefilled Container / 8 ct
63119
Vital High Protein / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) Can / 24 ct
LIST NUMBER
ITEM
64820
Vital High Protein / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) Carton / 24 ct

FEATURES

  • 87.5 g/L protein (35%) to meet the increased protein needs of patients requiring a high-protein diet.
  • 20% total calories from fat.
  • EPA (2.5 g/L) and DHA (1.1 g/L) from fish oil to help modulate inflammation and support immune function.1,2
  • 1000 IU/L Vitamin D to help meet the increased vitamin D needs of critically ill patients.3,4
  • Contains elevated levels of antioxidant 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 1422 Cal (1422 mL).
  • Suitable for lactose intolerance.
  • Gluten-free.
  • Fiber-free.

PRECAUTIONS

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

1 Calder PC. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2008;79:101-108.

2 Calder PC. Clin Nutr. 2010;29:5-12.

3 Lee P, et al N Engl J Med 2009;360(18):1912-1914.

4 Lee P, et al. Intensive Care Med 2009;35 (12):2028-2032.

PREPARATION

  • Instructions for Use:

    8-fl-oz container
    • Store unopened at room temperature; avoid extreme temperatures.
    • Shake well prior to opening.
    • Clean top of can thoroughly before 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 or syringe.
    • 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.
    • 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.

    For Use with Enteral Feeding Pumps:
    • 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.
    • 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

Unflavored

  • Vital High Protein/ 1000-mL (1.1-QT) Ready-To-Hang Prefilled Container / 8 ct
  • Vital High Protein / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) Can / 24 ct

Serving size: 8 fl oz (237 mL)

  • Amount per Serving
  • % DV
  • % RDI
  • Nutrient Data
  • Protein, g
  • 20.7
  •  
  •  
  • Fat, g
  • 5.5
  •  
  •  
  • Carbohydrate, g
  • 26.7
  •  
  •  
  • Dietary Fiber, g
  • 0.0
  •  
  •  
  • Water, g
  • 198
  •  
  •  
  • Taurine, mg
  • 25
  •  
  •  
  • L-Carnitine, mg
  • 25
  •  
  •  
  • Calories
  • 237
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A, IU
  • 1185
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin D, IU
  • 237
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin E, IU
  • 33
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin K, mcg
  • 15
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin C, mg
  • 83
  •  
  •  
  • Folic Acid, mcg
  • 135
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B1, mg
  • 0.50
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B2, mg
  • 0.56
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B6, mg
  • 1.0
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B12, mcg
  • 2.0
  •  
  •  
  • Niacin, mg
  • 6.6
  •  
  •  
  • Choline, mg
  • 115
  •  
  •  
  • Biotin, mcg
  • 100
  •  
  •  
  • Pantothenic Acid, mg
  • 3.3
  •  
  •  
  • Minerals
  • Sodium, mg
  • 330
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mg
  • 380
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mg
  • 250
  •  
  •  
  • Calcium, mg
  • 185
  •  
  •  
  • Phosphorus, mg
  • 185
  •  
  •  
  • Magnesium, mg
  • 65
  •  
  •  
  • Iodine, mcg
  • 25
  •  
  •  
  • Manganese, mg
  • 0.83
  •  
  •  
  • Copper, mg
  • 0.23
  •  
  •  
  • Zinc, mg
  • 5.0
  •  
  •  
  • Iron, mg
  • 3.0
  •  
  •  
  • Selenium, mcg
  • 13
  •  
  •  
  • Chromium, mcg
  • 20
  •  
  •  
  • Molybdenum, mcg
  • 30
  •  
  •  

Unflavored

  • Vital High Protein/ 1000-mL (1.1-QT) Ready-To-Hang Prefilled Container / 8 ct
  • Vital High Protein / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) Can / 24 ct

Serving size: 1000 mL (1.1 QT)

  • Amount per Serving
  • % DV
  • % RDI
  • Nutrient Data
  • Protein, g
  • 87.5
  •  
  •  
  • Fat, g
  • 23.2
  •  
  •  
  • Carbohydrate, g
  • 112
  •  
  •  
  • Dietary Fiber, g
  • 0.0
  •  
  •  
  • Water, g
  • 836
  •  
  •  
  • Taurine, mg
  • 105
  •  
  •  
  • L-Carnitine, mg
  • 105
  •  
  •  
  • Calories
  • 1000
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A, IU
  • 5000
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin D, IU
  • 1000
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin E, IU
  • 140
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin K, mcg
  • 65
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin C, mg
  • 350
  •  
  •  
  • Folic Acid, mcg
  • 565
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B1, mg
  • 2.1
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B2, mg
  • 2.4
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B6, mg
  • 4.2
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B12, mcg
  • 8.4
  •  
  •  
  • Niacin, mg
  • 28
  •  
  •  
  • Choline, mg
  • 480
  •  
  •  
  • Biotin, mcg
  • 420
  •  
  •  
  • Pantothenic Acid, mg
  • 14
  •  
  •  
  • Minerals
  • Sodium, mg
  • 1400
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mg
  • 1600
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mg
  • 1055
  •  
  •  
  • Calcium, mg
  • 800
  •  
  •  
  • Phosphorus, mg
  • 800
  •  
  •  
  • Magnesium, mg
  • 280
  •  
  •  
  • Iodine, mcg
  • 105
  •  
  •  
  • Manganese, mg
  • 3.5
  •  
  •  
  • Copper, mg
  • 1.0
  •  
  •  
  • Zinc, mg
  • 21
  •  
  •  
  • Iron, mg
  • 13
  •  
  •  
  • Selenium, mcg
  • 56
  •  
  •  
  • Chromium, mcg
  • 84
  •  
  •  
  • Molybdenum, mcg
  • 125
  •  
  •  

Unflavored Ready to Drink

  • Vital High Protein / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) Carton / 24 ct

Serving size: 8 fl oz (237 mL)

  • Amount per Serving
  • % DV
  • % RDI
  • Nutrient Data
  • Protein, g
  • 20.7
  •  
  •  
  • Fat, g
  • 5.5
  •  
  •  
  • Carbohydrate, g
  • 26.7
  •  
  •  
  • Dietary Fiber, g
  • 0.0
  •  
  •  
  • Water, g
  • 198
  •  
  •  
  • Taurine, mg
  • 25
  •  
  •  
  • L-Carnitine, mg
  • 25
  •  
  •  
  • Calories
  • 237
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A, IU
  • 1185
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin D, IU
  • 237
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin E, IU
  • 33
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin K, mcg
  • 15
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin C, mg
  • 83
  •  
  •  
  • Folic Acid, mcg
  • 135
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B1, mg
  • 0.50
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B2, mg
  • 0.56
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B6, mg
  • 1.0
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B12, mcg
  • 2.0
  •  
  •  
  • Niacin, mg
  • 6.6
  •  
  •  
  • Choline, mg
  • 115
  •  
  •  
  • Biotin, mcg
  • 100
  •  
  •  
  • Pantothenic Acid, mg
  • 3.3
  •  
  •  
  • Minerals
  • Sodium, mg
  • 330
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mg
  • 380
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mg
  • 250
  •  
  •  
  • Calcium, mg
  • 185
  •  
  •  
  • Phosphorus, mg
  • 185
  •  
  •  
  • Magnesium, mg
  • 65
  •  
  •  
  • Iodine, mcg
  • 25
  •  
  •  
  • Manganese, mg
  • 0.83
  •  
  •  
  • Copper, mg
  • 0.23
  •  
  •  
  • Zinc, mg
  • 5.0
  •  
  •  
  • Iron, mg
  • 3.0
  •  
  •  
  • Selenium, mcg
  • 13
  •  
  •  
  • Chromium, mcg
  • 20
  •  
  •  
  • Molybdenum, mcg
  • 30
  •  
  •  

Unflavored Ready to Drink

  • Vital High Protein / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) Carton / 24 ct

Serving size: 1000 mL (1.1 QT)

  • Amount per Serving
  • % DV
  • % RDI
  • Nutrient Data
  • Protein, g
  • 87.5
  •  
  •  
  • Fat, g
  • 23.2
  •  
  •  
  • Carbohydrate, g
  • 112
  •  
  •  
  • Dietary Fiber, g
  • 0.0
  •  
  •  
  • Water, g
  • 836
  •  
  •  
  • Taurine, mg
  • 105
  •  
  •  
  • L-Carnitine, mg
  • 105
  •  
  •  
  • Calories
  • 1000
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A, IU
  • 5000
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin D, IU
  • 1000
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin E, IU
  • 140
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin K, mcg
  • 65
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin C, mg
  • 350
  •  
  •  
  • Folic Acid, mcg
  • 565
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B1, mg
  • 2.1
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B2, mg
  • 2.4
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B6, mg
  • 4.2
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B12, mcg
  • 8.4
  •  
  •  
  • Niacin, mg
  • 28
  •  
  •  
  • Choline, mg
  • 480
  •  
  •  
  • Biotin, mcg
  • 420
  •  
  •  
  • Pantothenic Acid, mg
  • 14
  •  
  •  
  • Minerals
  • Sodium, mg
  • 1400
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mg
  • 1600
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mg
  • 1055
  •  
  •  
  • Calcium, mg
  • 800
  •  
  •  
  • Phosphorus, mg
  • 800
  •  
  •  
  • Magnesium, mg
  • 280
  •  
  •  
  • Iodine, mcg
  • 105
  •  
  •  
  • Manganese, mg
  • 3.5
  •  
  •  
  • Copper, mg
  • 1.0
  •  
  •  
  • Zinc, mg
  • 21
  •  
  •  
  • Iron, mg
  • 13
  •  
  •  
  • Selenium, mcg
  • 56
  •  
  •  
  • Chromium, mcg
  • 84
  •  
  •  
  • Molybdenum, mcg
  • 125
  •  
  •  

INGREDIENTS

Unflavored

  • Vital High Protein/ 1000-mL (1.1-QT) Ready-To-Hang Prefilled Container / 8 ct
  • Vital High Protein / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) Can / 24 ct

Water, Corn Maltodextrin, Whey Protein Hydrolysate, Partially Hydrolyzed Sodium Caseinate, Medium-Chain Triglycerides, Marine Oil (May Contain One or More of the Following: Anchovy, Cod, Menhaden, Pollock, Salmon, Sardine, Tuna), Sugar, Cellulose Gel, Magnesium Phosphate, Potassium Citrate, Calcium Carbonate, Sodium Phosphate, Potassium Chloride, DATEM, Corn Oil, Ascorbic Acid, Choline Chloride, Calcium Phosphate, Carrageenan, Cellulose Gum, Magnesium Chloride, L-Carnitine, Taurine, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Niacinamide, Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Sulfate, Cupric Sulfate, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin A Palmitate, Riboflavin, Folic Acid, Biotin, Chromium Chloride, Sodium Molybdate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Cyanocobalamin, Phylloquinone, and Vitamin D3.

Contains milk ingredients.

Unflavored Ready to Drink

  • Vital High Protein / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) Carton / 24 ct

Water, Corn Maltodextrin, Whey Protein Hydrolysate, Hydrolyzed Sodium Caseinate, Medium-Chain Triglycerides, Marine Oil (May Contain One or More of the Following: Anchovy, Cod, Menhaden, Pollock, Salmon, Sardine, Tuna), Sugar, Cellulose Gel, Magnesium Phosphate, Sodium Phosphate, Potassium Citrate, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Chloride, DATEM, Corn Oil, Ascorbic Acid, Choline Chloride, Calcium Phosphate, Carrageenan, Cellulose Gum, Magnesium Chloride, L-Carnitine, Taurine, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Niacinamide, Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Thiamine Hydrochloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin A Palmitate, Riboflavin, Folic Acid, Biotin, Chromium Chloride, Vitamin D3, Sodium Molybdate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Vitamin B12, and Phylloquinone.

Contains milk ingredients.

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