Nestle Resource ThickenUp, Unflavored, 8 oz Can (22510000)
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Nestle Resource ThickenUp, Unflavored, 8 oz Can (22510000)

NESTLE HEALTHCARE NUTRITION INC

  • $14.19

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Product Description

Nestle Resource® ThickenUp®, Unflavored, 8 oz Can.

Resource® ThickenUp® instant food and beverage thickener is made of 100% modified cornstarch and thickens without lumping.

  • Instant Food and Drink Thickener - Resource® ThickenUp® is clinically shown to reduce the risk of aspiration for people with swallowing difficulties compared to thin liquids.
  • Make almost any hot or cold food or beverage thicker without altering the taste.
  • Resource® ThickenUp® uses 100% modified cornstarch to thicken quickly without lumping and maintain its consistency over time.
  • Resource® ThickenUp® is gluten-free and lactose-free. Not for IV use. This product is only appropriate for use by people ages 3 and older.
  • Swallowing problems should always be diagnosed by a healthcare professional trained in diagnosing dysphagia. Nestlé Health Science recommends consulting a speech language pathologist or other qualified swallowing therapist for evaluation of any swallowing difficulties and recommendation of suitable products.

Resource® ThickenUp®

Starch-based Food and Drink Thickener.

Clinically shown to reduce the risk of aspiration in patients with oropharyngeal dysphagia.(1) For use with hot or cold food and beverages.

(1) Clavé P, et al. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 2006;24:1385-1394.

Key benefits:

  • Starch-based instant thickener for hot or cold foods and beverages
  • Thickens most foods and beverages*
  • Suitable for use with the IDDSI Framework © The International Dysphagia Diet Standardisation Initiative 2016 @http://iddsi.org/framework/ Refer to www.IDDSI.org for drink testing methods (2 - Mildly Thick, 3 - Moderately Thick, 4 - Extremely Thick)
  • Provides a consistency that meets National Dysphagia Diet (NDD) standards (Nectar-Like, Honey-Like, Pudding-Like)
  • Clinically shown to reduce the risk of aspiration in patients with oropharyngeal dysphagia (1)

Notes & Disclaimers for Key Benefits (Healthcare Professionals)

  • *Boost Breeze® Nutritional Drink does not thicken when using Resource® ThickenUp®
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  • 1. Clavé P, et al. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 2006;24:1385-1394.

Suitable for the following diets:

  • Lactose-free
  • Kosher

Nutritional applications:

  • Dysphagia

Important Notes:
THIS PRODUCT IS ONLY APPROPRIATE FOR USE IN INDIVIDUALS GREATER THAN 3 YEARS OLD.