THICK & EASY CLEAR 126G

KSh2,580.00

  • A patent pending optimal blend of thickeners that creates a CLEAR, lump free dispersion It has limited calorie and carbohydrate content making it suitable for a variety of diets The thickened beverage remains at the appropriate consistency for the duration of consumption and is not dependent on the temperature of the beverage Make the CLEAR choice.
  • THICK & EASY Instant Food & Beverage Thickener.
SKU: DP10063 Category:

INDICATIONS.

Easily thickens food and fluids.

Designed for people who have difficulty swallowing (dysphagia), it is ideal for the dietary management of Conditions such as stroke,

Parkinson’s disease,

Muscular dystrophy.

Motor neurone disease,

Multiple sclerosis,

Malignancies of the oral cavity and throat and neurological disorders caused by injury or disease.

DOSAGE.

Thickening Powders for Dysphagia
Prescribing Guide

Thick & Easy Clear is a xanthan gum-based thickening powder designed to
maintain the normal appearance of fluids, which may improve patient compliance
and hydration. It has amylase resistant features in order to help ensure a safer
swallow by maintaining the correct consistency in the mouth.

The table below can help determine the amount of Thick & Easy Clear required per month,
depending on the daily fluid intake and the fluid consistency the patient requires. Fluid requirements
and intake should be determined by a clinician, dietitian or SLT.

1 scoop per 200mls Level (formerly naturally thick)
Daily fluid intake
Scoops per day Scoops per month Tins per month
1000ml
5 140 2
1500ml
7.5 210 2.5
2000ml
10 280 3
2500ml
12.5 350 4
2 scoops per 200mls
Level (formerly Stage 1)
Daily fluid intake
Scoops per day Scoops per month Tins per month
1000ml
10 280 3
1500ml
15 420 5
2000ml
20 560 6
2500ml
25 700 8
3 scoops per 200mls
Level (formerly Stage 2)
Daily fluid intake
Scoops per day Scoops per month Tins per month
1000ml
15 420 5
1500ml
22.5 630 7
2000ml
30 840 9.5
2500ml
37.5 1050 12
6 scoops per 200mls
Level (formerly Stage 3)
Daily fluid intake
Scoops per day Scoops per month Tins per month
1000ml
30 840 9.5
1500ml
45 1260 14
2000ml
60 1680 19
2500ml
75 2100 23

ADVERSE EFFECTS.

Thickening agents may cause side effects such as
constipation

Gassiness

Loose stools

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