Fortisip Compact Protein is a Food for Special Medical Purposes for use under medical supervision. Fortisip Compact Protein is a high energy (2.4kcal/ml), high protein (18g protein/125ml bottle), ready to drink, milkshake style nutritional supplement, for the dietary management of disease-related malnutrition. Fortisip Compact Protein can be used to supplement the diet of patients unable to meet their nutritional requirements from other foods.
Fortisip Compact Protein is available in 4x125ml plastic bottles in 7 flavours: Berry, Hot Tropical Ginger, Mocha, Strawberry, Banana, Vanilla and Neutral.
For enteral use only. ACBS approval pending for the following indications:
Short Bowel Syndrome
Pre-operative Preparation of Undernourished Patients
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Not for intravenous use. Not suitable for children under 3 years of age. Not suitable for patients with galactosaemia.
Not suitable as a sole source of nutrition. Monitor fluid intake to ensure adequate hydration status.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Fortisip Compact Protein is ready to drink and is best served chilled. Shake well before opening. Recommended Dosage: 1-2 bottles/day unless specified by a clinician or dietitian.
Store in a dry, cool place (5-25°C). Shake well before use. Once opened store bottles in a refrigerator for a maximum of 24 hours.
Best before date: see the side of the bottle.