THICK & EASY POWDER 225G

KSh2,600.00

This is a white powder designed to be added directly to hot and cold foods and drinks. Thick & Easy quickly and easily thickens foods and fluids for patients who have difficulty swallowing (dysphagia), e.g. conditions such as stroke, Parkinson’s disease, muscular dystrophy, motor neuron disease, multiple sclerosis, malignancies of the oral cavity and throat, neurological disorders caused by injury or disease.

SKU: DP10145 Category:

INDICATIONS.

Easily thickens foods and fluids for patients who have difficulty swallowing (dysphagia)in conditions such as stroke, Parkinson’s disease, muscular dystrophy, motor neuron disease, multiple sclerosis, malignancies of the oral cavity and throat, neurological disorders caused by injury or disease.

DOSAGE.

Recommended dosage – 1 level scoop = 1.5g

To thicken liquids: Sprinkle the recommended** amount of level scoops of powder into 200ml of liquid and stir briskly with a whisk or fork until dissolved. The liquid will thicken within 1 minute of mixing.

To thicken pureed foods: Add the desired quantity and blend until a smooth consistency develops.

Warnings

To be used under medical supervision only.

Not suitable as a sole source of nutrition.

Intended for use as a food and beverage thickener and as such not intended to contribute significantly to energy intake.

Not suitable for children under 3 years.

ADVERSE EFFECTS.

Thickening agents may cause side effects such as
constipation, gassiness, or loose stools (soft poop

or diarrhea).

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