Oral: Mix one packet of Argitein with 180–240 mL water or juice BID (two servings per day).
Tube: Mix one packet with 60 mL water. Stir until completely dissolved. Infuse via syringe down feeding tube. Flush tube with 30 mL water before and after administration. Can be mixed with enteral formula.
The daily dose of Argitein is determined based on the individual needs as assessed by the dietitian or qualified healthcare provider. However, in general, one to two packs per day with a maximum dose of four packs per day is suggested.
Precautions: Must be used only under medical supervision. Not intended for use as the sole source of nutrition. Not for parenteral use. In all cases, the quantity for consumption should be determined by nutritional requirements for each patient.
Contraindications: Kidney or liver disease.