Nestle's Boost® Kid Essentials 1.5 is a calorically dense nutritionally complete drink specially designed for children ages 1-13 to provide essential vitamins and mineral, 355 calories, and 10 grams of protein in each single ready-to-serve Brik Pak. It is rich in calcium to help bones grow strong, and may be used orally as a delicious drink or as a tube feeding.
- Meets or exceeds 100% of the American Academy of Pediatrics Vitamin D recommendation in a complete feeding
- Now formulated to meet Dietary Reference Intakes for Children 1-13 years of age
- Essential vitamins and minerals
- 355 cal/237ml
- 10 grams protein/237ml
- Use as oral or tube feeding
- Flavors: Vanilla, Chocolate, Strawberry
- Child-friendly packaging in ready-to-serve Brik Paks
- Available by the each (single serving 237 ml) Brik Pak and by the Case of 27 Brik Paks
- Lactose-free, Gluten-free, Kosher
- kcal/mL: 1.5
- Caloric Distribution (% of kcal):
- Protein: 11%
- Carbohydrate: 44%
- Fat: 45%
- Protein Source: sodium and calcium caseinates (milk), whey protein concentrate
- NPC:N Ratio: 199:1
- MCT:LCT Ratio: 10:90
- n6:n3 Ratio: 6.9:1
- Osmolality (mOsm/kg water): 390
- Free Water: 72%
- HCPCS Code: B4160
- 100% or more of the Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs) (DRI represent the Recommended Dietary Allowances (RDA) value unless unavailable, in which case Adequate Intake (AI) value was used) for protein and 20 essential vitamins and minerals:
- In 870 ml (3.2 Brik Paks) for children ages 1 to 8
- In 1200 ml (5.1 Brik Paks) for children ages 9 to 13.
Appropriate for these diets:
Not for individuals with galactosemia
Not For Parenteral Use
For the Nutritional Management of:
- Failure to Thrive/Growth Failure
- Children with Special Health Needs
- Gluten Intolerance/Celiac Disease
- Inadequate Oral Intake
- Lactose Intolerance
- Reduced Appetite
- Volume Intolerance
- Surgery: Oral Surgery
- Pediatric Fluid Restrictions
- Unintentional Weight Loss
Other Product Applications:
- Elevated caloric needs
- Shortened feeding schedules
Nutrition Panel for Boost Kid Essentials 1.5:
- Nutrient: 237ml (1 Brik Pak)
- Calories: 355
- Total Fat (g): 17.8
- Sodium (mg): 164
- Sodium (mEq): 7.1
- Potassium (mg): 309
- Potassium (mEq): 7.9
- Total Carbohydrate (g): 39
- Protein (g): 10
- Vitamin A (IU): 711 (Includes Vitamin A activity from beta carotene)
- Vitamin C (mg): 24
- Calcium (mg): 309
- Iron (mg): 3.3
- Vitamin D (IU): 125
- Vitamin E (IU): 5.4
- Vitamin K (mcg): 15
- Thiamine (mg): 0.28
- Riboflavin (mg): 0.36
- Niacin (mg): 2.4
- Vitamin B6 (mg): 0.38
- Folic Acid (mcg): 70
- Vitamin B12 (mcg): 0.57
- Biotin (mcg): 36
- Pantothenic Acid (mg): 2.4
- Phosphorus (mg): 235
- Iodine (mcg): 25
- Magnesium (mg): 47
- Zinc (mg): 1.75
- Selenium (mcg): 8.1
- Copper (mg): 0.26
- Manganese (mg): 0.55
- Chromium (mcg): 16
- Molybdenum (mcg): 14
- Chloride (mg): 178
- Chloride (mEq): 5.0
- L-Carnitine (mg): 6.2
- Taurine (mg): 32
- Choline (mg): 95
- M-Inositol (mg): 28
- Water (mL): 170
Chocolate: Water, Maltodextrin, Soybean Oil, Sodium Caseinate (From Milk), Sugar, High Oleic Sunflower Oil, Whey Protein Concentrate, Cocoa, Medium Chain Triglycerides, Calcium Caseinate and less than 0.5% of Tricalcium Phosphate, Potassium Citrate, Soy Lecithin, Cellulose Gum and Gel, Magnesium Phosphate, Choline Chloride, Carrageenan, Potassium Chloride, Sodium Chloride (Salt), Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C), Potassium Hydroxide, Taurine, M-Inositol, Beta Carotene, Natural and Artificial Flavor, Ferrous Sulfate (Iron Source), L-Carnitine, Alpha Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E), Biotin, Zinc Sulfate, Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin A Palmitate, Niacinamide, Copper Gluconate, Manganese Sulfate, Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol), Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), Thiamine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B1), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, (Vitamin B6), Sodium Selenite, Potassium Iodide, Vitamin K1 (Phytonadione), Folic Acid, Chromium Chloride, Cyanocobalamin (Vitamin B12), Sodium Molybdate, BHA and BHT to Maintain Freshness.
Not For Parenteral use.
This product is a medical food for use as directed by a medical professional. It is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent disease.
This product is not intended as a sole source of nutrition.
Product information and values are subject to change. Ingredient and nutrition information current as of May 2009.
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