Glutamed ORO sachets provide a high dose of L-glutamine (10g per sachet). They also contain 4g of honey powder, ginger and key trace elements; zinc, selenium and copper. They have a subtle citrus flavour. Single serving sachets are especially formulated for administration using the swish & swallow technique intended to counter the side-effects of chemo/ radiation treatment.
Product Features & Benefits
10g protein, together with honey, trace elements and ginger in each 15g sachet
High dose of L-glutamine (10 g) and 4 g honey powder per sachet, in addition to daily nutrient reference value requirements of zinc, copper and selenium.
Citrus and ginger flavour to aid compliance and tolerance
Can be mixed with as little as 60ml of water prior to administering orally.
Free form amino acid L-glutamine and honey powder
Immediately bioavailable, to aid mucosal and gut absorption. Honey facilitates oral absorption of glutamine. The combination provides a topical and systemic effect.
Single use sachets
Easy for patients to use and for health professionals to administer. Free from fat, gluten, lactose and preservatives.
Administration, Dosage & Directions for use
Glutamed ORO sachets should be administered by a dietitian or clinician at the recommended dosage, which is dependent on body weight and the medical condition of the patient.
Glutamed ORO sachets are indicated for the dietary management of any condition in which a deficiency in L-glutamine occurs. They are especially formulated to reduce the side effects caused by radiation or chemo-radiation therapy.
Precautions & Contra-indications
Must only be used under medical supervision. For oral use only. Not for parenteral use. Not suitable as a sole source of nutrition. Do not use in any end stage disease where protein intake is restricted.
Shelf Life & Storage
Glutamed ORO sachets have a shelf-life of 24 months from date of manufacture. Store unopened, in a cool dry place (not exceeding 25oC). Once mixed, ideally consume immediately. Store out of reach of children.
Glutamed ORO sachets are available in patient-ready packs of 9 x 15g sachets.