What is Protifar?

Protifar is a powdered, unflavoured, high protein supplement for the dietary management of patients with hypoproteinaemia.

What is Protifar?

Protifar is a powdered, unflavoured, high protein supplement for the dietary management of patients with hypoproteinaemia.

How do you mix a Protifar?

Add Protifar to a small amount (approximately 3 tablespoons) of milk. Mix until a paste forms or until powder is dissolved. 2. Add the rest of the milk and stir continuously.

Does Protifar contain milk?

Contains: cow’s milk protein, soy.

Is Protifar lactose free?

Low lactose (lactose <2g/100g).

How do you use Protifar powder?

Direction for Use

  1. One level scoop (2.5g powder) provides approximately 2.2g of protein.
  2. Mix the required amount of Protifar with sufficient cold liquid to form a smooth paste.
  3. Prepare the food or drink per serving.
  4. Consume prepared food or drink within 2 hours.
  5. Usage to be determined by a healthcare professional.

How many Fortisips can you have a day?

The recommendation for Fortisip is usually between 1 and 3 bottles a day, but this varies depending on an individual’s needs.It is also important to understand that oral nutritional supplements don’t work overnight – it takes time to rebuild your strength back.

What is the highest protein drink?

The 8 best protein shakes in 2021, according to registered dietitians:

  • Best Taste: Premier Protein 30g Protein Shake.
  • Best Protein Powder: NOW Sports Nutrition Pea Protein.
  • Best Sugar-Free: Iconic Protein Drinks Chocolate Truffle.
  • Best for Muscle-Building: Soylent Complete Protein Shake.

How many Fortisips can I drink a day?

What is protifar protein powder?

PROTIFAR A powdered, unflavoured, high protein supplement. FEATURES • 2.2g protein, 9kcal and 34mg of calcium per scoop (2.5g). • Neutral taste: can be mixed into food and drink without significantly altering flavour or texture.

Is protifar suitable for patients with a protein restricted diet?

Not suitable for patients requiring a protein restricted diet. One level scoop (2.5g powder) provides approximately 2.2g of protein. Use only scoop provided in the packaging to ensure serving consistency. Mix the required amount of Protifar with sufficient cold liquid to form a smooth paste.

Is protifar suitable for children?

Not suitable for children under 3 years of age. Protifar has a neutral taste and can therefore be added to both sweet and savoury food or drink without significantly altering flavour or texture. It is also suitable for use in cooking. Protifar should be mixed with sufficient cold liquid to form a smooth paste before stirring into food or drink.

What are the indications for protifar?

Indications For enteral use only. ACBS approved, prescribable on form FP10 (GP10 in Scotland) for the following indications: hypoproteinaemia. Protifar is low in minerals and is therefore suitable for patients with such dietary restrictions.