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Posted onJanuary 17, 2020

Banatrol Plus White Paper Summary

Diarrhea is an important problem in critically ill patients [1] [2]. Enteral feeding and medications are common causes of diarrhea in the hospital setting. Fiber-free enteral nutrition can induce diarrhea through abnormal colonic responses and disruption of the colonic microbiota [3] [4] [5] [6]. Antibiotics can also disrupt the gut microbiota resulting in dysbiosis and diarrhe...

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Posted onJanuary 13, 2020

Banatrol Plus Timing

The question of timing is often asked regarding the Banatrol Plus product.  Obviously we are looking for maximum benefit when taking the product but timing may be dependent on condition, administration and overall volume tolerance. Banatrol Plus can be mixed with water, juice or soft food of your choice.  Banatrol Plus is typically recommended 3 times per day with a maxim...

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Posted onJanuary 12, 2020

Can ProSource Liquid Protein be used in the Pediatric population?

We do get this question often and we know it can be challenging to fill the protein gaps in the clinical setting, even more so with the pediatric population. The ProSource product line was formulated and dosed to serve the adult population. While our products are used in pediatric facilities across the country, because they have not been studied in the pediatric setting, we can...

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Posted onDecember 24, 2019

Happy Holidays from Medtrition

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Posted onDecember 18, 2019

Banatrol Plus helps control symptoms associated with C. Diff

Clostridium difficile is an  infection that kills nearly 30,000 people annually and sickens hundreds of thousands more. Banatrol Plus helps control diarrhea from C. diff infection two ways: 1) the soluble fiber in Banatrol is clinically proven to reduce the severity and time patients experience diarrhea  without stopping or slowing gut motility and 2) Bimuno prebiotic ...

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Posted onNovember 10, 2019

Banatrol Plus- helps control diarrhea and loose stool. See what people are saying…

Best anti-diarrhea product! Virtually the only thing that stopped diarrhea from chemotherapy. It’s a god-send. Helps when NOTHING else worked I recently came into a bout of intestinal issues and have had diarrhea for two months now. Still doing some tests but NOTHING I found worked including Imodium, IN Guard even a prescription for Motown I was desperate as my lifesty...

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Posted onNovember 5, 2019

Medtrition.com Got A Face Lift…Come See

We strive to always keep our customer needs at the top of the priority list.  Medtrition.com has recently undergone a facelift.  The new site is brighter, easier to navigate and now has a seamless transition from website to our web store.  Getting clinicians and consumers the information they need to help people feel better is now easier than ever! Come take a look fo...

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Posted onOctober 21, 2019

Cafe Puree and IDDSI: Consistency Is Key

Dysphagia Diet Successfully navigating food service in a healthcare facility can sometimes be accompanied by myriad challenges. Accommodating food preferences while also adhering to the diet prescription can add another ring to the circus and in the context of the dysphagia diet, one could say we enter the “big top.” Between diet orders, meal requests, delivery times a...

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Posted onFebruary 13, 2019

See What People Are Saying About ProSource TF….

ProSource TF is the only modular protein specifically designed to help meet the protein needs of the enterally fed population. The amino acid enhanced formulation provides a PDCAAS of 100, the same PDCAAS as whey protein. Because of the water thin consistency, administration is easy and overall volume requirements are minimal. See what clinicians are saying abou...

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Posted onJanuary 8, 2019

Residents Agree-Our Thickened Milk is Delicious!

Café Dairy thickened dairy is the best thickened milk  on the market. It is homogenized and pasteurized and then flash frozen so that it has the look and taste of fresh milk. Shelf stable aseptically packed milk has a grayish color, is overly thick.  And boxed milk has a cooked taste and only comes in 8 oz. or 1 liter boxes so unless a facility wants to spend the labor pour...

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