- Contains a balance of protein, fat, and slow digesting carbohydrate that has been clinically shown to help with blood glucose control compared to standard supplement drinks.
- Contains a fiber blend including Benefiber®, a unique source of fiber that helps promote a healthy digestive system.
BOOST® Diabetic beverage is a balanced nutritional supplement, containing a unique blend of carbohydrates designed to help manage blood glucose levels for persons with diabetes. BOOST® Diabetic drink is a medical food specifically formulated for use in the dietary management of diabetes.
IMPORTANT: Always consult with your physician
on the use of this product.
Available in 8 fl. oz. Tetra-Brik® boxes in Vanilla, Chocolate and Strawberry flavors.
May be used in an open system enteral feeding. Consumption of five 237 mL briks meets the recommended daily intake for vitamins and minerals (except Chloride).
Additional Facts about Boost® Diabetic:
NOW WITH L-ARGININE
Supplemental L-Arginine is added (4 g/liter) which may help to reduce diabetes associated vascular complications and increase the likelihoood for wound healing.
IMPROVED n-6:n-3 RATIO
The use of canola oil improves n-6:n-3 fatty acid ratio at 2.4:1 for cardiovascular health.
FIBERTechnical Features - BOOST
Added fiber, including Benefiber soluble fiber, and fructooligosaccharides (FOS), help to promote digestive health and bowel function.
Caloric Distribution: Protein: 22% (Sodium and Calcium Caseinates [Milk], L-Arginine) Carbohydrate: 36% (Tapioca Dextrin, Fructose, Corn Syrup Solids) Fat: 42% (Canola Oil)Primary Indications - BOOST® Diabetic:
Caloric Density: 1.06 kcal/mL
NPC:N Ratio: 89:1
n-6:n-3 Ratio: 2.4:1
Water Content: 847 mL/1000 mL
Osmolality: 400 mOsm/kg water
100% RDI: 1180 mL (5-237 mL briks) (with the exception of chloride)
Supplemental L-Arginine: 4 g/L
Fiber Content (Source): 3.5 g/237 mL (Benefiber®, FOS, soy fiber)
Suggested Indications - BOOST® Diabetic:
- Diabetes mellitus
- Glucose intolerance
- Lactose-free* (*Not for individuals with galactosemia)
Ingredients - BOOST® Diabetic
- Carbohydrate Controlled
- Diabetic Foot Ulcers
- Glucose Intolerance
- Gluten Free
- Lactose Free
- Lactose Intolerant
- Stress-induced Hyperglycemia
- Surgery: Pre and Post-Surgical
Water, sodium caseinate (milk), canola oil, tapioca dextrin, fructose, corn syrup solids, calcium caseinate, fructo-oligosaccharides, soy fiber, L-arginine, partially hydrolyzed guar gum, calcium phosphate tribasic, magnesium chloride, potassium citrate, artificial flavor, monoglycerides, cellulose gel, sodium citrate, sodium ascorbate, citric acid, M-inositol, choline chloride, soy lecithin, cellulose gum, alpha tocopheryl acetate, sucralose, L-carnitine, taurine, ferrous sulfate, zinc sulfate, niacinamide, copper gluconate, calcium pantothenate, manganese sulfate, thiamine hydrochloride, pyridoxine hydrochloride, beta carotene, BHA/BHT (to preserve freshness), vitamin A palmitate, riboflavin, chromium chloride, folic acid, biotin, potassium iodide, sodium molybdate, sodium selenite, phytonadione (vitamin K1), cholecalciferol (vitamin D3), cyanocobalamin (vitamin B12).
In addition to the above: Chocolate contains cocoa processed with alkali; Strawberry contains Red 3.
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