Guidelines

What is novasource GI control?

What is novasource GI control?

The Novasource GI family (Novasource GI Control, Novasource GI Forte and Novasource GI Advance) provide nutritionally complete, polymeric balanced diets. They are appropriate for general nutrition support and for the dietary management of diarrhea in malnourished patients or those at risk of malnutrition.

Does Novasource renal have fiber?

Size:Carton contains 24 x 200mL bottles….

NOVASOURCE® Renal
Servings Per Pack: 1 Serving Size: 200ml per 200ml serve per 100ml
Carbohydrate (g) 37 18.6
– Sugars (g) 8.6 4.3
Dietary Fibre (g) 0 0

Can a normal person drink Novasource renal?

NOVASOURCE® Renal is formulated for adults ages 13 and older as approved by a healthcare professional with expertise in renal disease (i.e. nephrologist or renal dietitian).

What is Novasource renal good for?

NOVASOURCE® Renal is a calorically-dense, complete nutrition formula that provides protein, vitamins and minerals specifically to meet the needs of people with chronic kidney disease (CKD) on dialysis, acute kidney injury (AKI), fluid restrictions due to CKD or AKI, or electrolyte restrictions.

What is Novasource used for?

NOVASOURCE® RENAL is a nutritionally complete and calorically-dense formula that provides protein, vitamins and minerals specifically to meet the needs of people with chronic kidney disease (CKD) on dialysis, acute kidney injury (AKI), fluid restrictions due to CKD or AKI, or electrolyte restrictions.

Does Novasource renal cause diarrhea?

The result is gas, cramping, loose stools, and other stomach upset. NOVASOURCE® Renal formula is suitable for lactose intolerance. It may contain a very small amount of lactose, but it is far less than the amount that would cause any stomach upset.

Can I drink Novasource renal?

Can You Drink NOVASOURCE Renal? This drink is suitable for certain groups of people, like those who suffer from the following kidney-related diseases: Chronic kidney disease (CKD) Acute kidney disease (AKD)

Can I drink Novasource?

Is NOVASOURCE® Renal formula considered a meal replacement drink or can I drink with a meal? In general, NOVASOURCE® Renal may be consumed with meals, or as a snack between meals, or as a mini-meal.

Does Medicare cover Novasource?

Novasource® Renal formula is recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) as “an enteral formula, nutritionally complete special metabolic needs, excludes inherited disease of metabolism, includes altered composition of proteins, fats, carbohydrates, vitamins and/or minerals, may include fiber.

Is Novasource covered by insurance?

Most insurance companies do not cover NOVASOURCE® Renal; however, an increasing number of dialysis centers provide the product free of charge to those patients who may be at-risk for malnutrition or who are malnourished.