Month: January 2017

Posted onJanuary 30, 2017

Major ICU Patient Study Further Supports Benefits of Higher Protein Intake

A recent peer reviewed study  involving 202 ICU’s and nearly 3,000 mechanically ventilated patients published in the February 2017 journal, Critical Care Medicine, further supports the benefits of increasing protein in higher risk ICU patients. The study examined the link

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Posted onJanuary 25, 2017

Banana Plus for Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease

Banatrol Plus is a combination of 2 soluble fibers – banana flakes and a prebiotic. The primary action of the soluble fibers is to restore the balance of the beneficial bacteria in the gut microbiota which in turn helps such

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Posted onJanuary 24, 2017

High Protein Gelatin for Clear Liquid Diets

 High protein Gelatein 20 (sugar free) and Gelatein Plus (150 calories) are ideal for clear liquid diets and are used by thousands of acute care facilities across the globe. “A diet of clear liquids maintains vital body fluids, salts, and

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Posted onJanuary 8, 2017

Guidelines for Using Banatrol Plus for the Management of Diarrhea from C diff.

Banatrol Plus can be used safely and quickly promote more formed stools without inhibiting gut motility for individuals with loose stools or diarrhea, including those with suspected or have tested positive for Clostridium difficile Infection. Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) is

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