Note from MetroMedicalOnline Customer Support Team:
Always consult your physician or nutritionist before starting any dietary supplement regimine.
Although individual tastes vary, the most popular flavor with our customers is Wild Cherry Punch. The Natural flavor is best for mixing with food or drinks.
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Facts from Product Label:
Ingredients: Hydrolyzed Kosher Collagen Protein, Filtered Water, Glycerin (sugar alcohol), Flavor, L-Tryptophan, Sucralose, Acesulfame-K, Sodium Phosphate, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate and Phosphoric Acid.
Lactose and Gluten Free.
Nutritionally at Risk, Pressure Ulcers, Protein Energy Malnutrition, Bariatric Surgery, Recent Weight Loss, Hypoalbuminemia, Poor Appetite, Immune Dysfuction, Dialysis, Fluid Restricted. Use orally or with tube feeding.
Pro-Stat® is a naturally viscous liquid. Do Not Refrigerate. Store and serve at room temperature. Refrigeration causes gelling. Excessive heat could cause product to expand. Discard three (3) months after opening. Record date opened on bottom of container.
Pro-Stat is a medical food. Consult your health care professional on use of this product.
Additional Information Provided by the Manufacturer:
Pro-Stat® 64 liquid protein formula is an enzyme- hydrolyzed concentrated protein fortified with L-tryptophan. Per serving, Pro-Stat® 64 has 15 grams of protein and 72 k/cal per 30 ml (one ounce) and is sugar free. Pro-Stat 64 is rich in Arginine, Glycine, Proline and Hydroxyproline, with high nitrogen donor capability to accelerate tissue healing, a critical factor in replenishing depleted protein stores in patients with pressure ulcers, malnutrition, and low albumin levels. Clinically proven to have a 96% greater healing rate for pressure ulcers1
1 Kwon Lee, M.D., FACS et al. Pressure Ulcer Healing with a Concentrated, Fortified, Collagen Hydrolysate Protein Supplement: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Advances in Skin & Wound Care, 19(2):92, 94-6, March 2006.
Summary of Features and Benefits:
- Low cost, easy-to-give, easy-to-take, ready-to-use liquid.
- One ounce (30 ml) provides 15 g protein and 72 Kcal.
- Complete protein – hydrolyzed for rapid absorption.
- Promotes improved albumin levels & pressure ulcer healing.
- Naturally rich in arginine, glutamine and proline.
- Ideal for med pass or as a supplement.
- Acceptable for diabetics.
- Available in 887 ml bottles and 30 ml unit dose packets.
Medical Nutrition has compiled a list of frequently asked questions regarding Pro-Stat, the concentrated liquid protein supplement. The questions below pertain to topics such as:
Does Pro-Stat need to be mixed?
No. Pro-Stat is in liquid form as a ready to use, shelf-stable liquid.
Can diabetics use Pro-Stat?
Pro-Stat 64 is sugar free. Pro-Stat 101, AWC, RC and Profile contain fructose, a low glycemic sweetener acceptable for diabetics. Diabetic should continue their regular their regular blood glucose monitoring and consult with their doctor. For those following a carbohydrate restricted diet, a serving of Pro-Stat 101, AWC, RC or Profile™ has fewer grams of carbohydrates than a serving of juice.
How is Pro-Stat administered?
a. Orally; Pro-Stat may be served alone without additional mixing.
b. Orally; mixed with other commercial nutritional supplements and shakes.
c. Orally; mixed into soft foods or beverages. (Pro-Stat mixes easily without clumping or decreasing the food's palatability. Suggested foods are: Canned Pineapple & Pears, Applesauce, Farina, Vanilla/Cinnamon Instant Oatmeal and Apple/Cinnamon Instant Oatmeal. Suggested beverages are: juice, soda, coffee and tea. Do not refrigerate, cook, or reheat foods/beverages mixed with Pro-Stat.)
d. Through a feeding tube.
Which Pro-Stat is best for advanced wounds?
Pro-Stat AWC (Advanced Wound Care) is formulated for advanced wounds (Stage III and IV). It provides 17 grams/protein and 108 K/cal per 30ml, with 3.3 grams L-Arginine, 10mg elemental Zinc and 175 mg Vitamin C. Recommended dosage is three times daily for 4-6 weeks, or the duration of the facility’s Zinc protocol. If the wound has not healed, transition to Pro-Stat 64 or 101 three times daily until healed. A maintenance dose of Pro-Stat 64 or 101 once daily may reduce the risk of pressure ulcer recurrence (which can be as high as 80% for previous wound sites).
Which Pro-Stat is best for ESRD/CHD patients?
Pro-Stat RC (Renal Care) is a protein/vitamin supplement specifically formulated for the ESRD/CHD patient. A 30ml dose contains 15 grams of complete protein and 72 K/cal plus Thiamin, Riboflavin, Niacin, Pantothenic Acid, Pyridoxine, Cobalamin, Folic Acid, Biotin, Ascorbic Acid, Zinc and FOS (for prebiotic intestinal health). Pro-Stat RC provides for the increased protein and vitamin needs of the dialysis patient without the added fluid required to reconstitute powdered protein supplements. It is sugar free.
Are there any dyes used in Pro-Stat?
There are no dyes used in Pro-Stat. The color is naturally occurring.
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Due to the nature of this product and our adherence to strict safety precautions, this product is NOT returnable. View Return Policy.
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While we cannot administer medical advice, our Customer Service Team members are available to assist you with the ordering of nutritional products or other medical supplies. Our toll-free number is 1-866-774-9513 - Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm CST (7:00 am to 3:00 PST / 10:00 am to 6:00 pm EST). If you prefer to correspond by email, our address is CustomerService@MetroMedicalOnline.com.
MetroMedicalOnline offers Pro-Stat 64 by the bottle, by the case, and by individual 1 oz packettes. The full line of Pro-Stat products is available, including Pro-Stat 64, Pro-Stat 101, Pro-Stat AWC, Pro-Stat RC, Fiber-Stat and Uti-Stat.