Elemental 028 Extra Powder


Elemental 028 Extra Powder can be used in children from one year of age and adults as a sole source of nutrition or a supplement for the dietary management of conditions where there is severe impairment of the gastrointestinal tract such as:

  • Crohn’s disease
  • Short bowel syndrome
  • Intractable malabsorption
  • Bowel fistulae
  • Radiation enteritis
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Elemental 028 Extra Powder 52896 10x100g sachet

Product Information

A nutritionally complete powder based on amino acids for use in conditions where there is severe impairment of the GI tract. 

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  • 0.89kcal/ml (20% w/v concentration).
  • 2.5g protein equivalent per 100ml (20% w/v).
  • Contains essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, fat, vitamins, minerals and trace elements.
  • Individual 100g serve sachets.
  • Unflavoured, flavouring may be added as required.
Important Notice
  • Not suitable for use in infants under one year of age.
  • Not suitable as a sole source of nutrition for children under 5 years of age.
  • Not for parenteral use.
Direction of Use
  • The quantity of feed should be determined by a clinician or dietitian only and is dependent on the age, bodyweight and medical condition of the patient.
  • The recommended feed concentration is 20% w/v i.e. 100g powder made up to 500ml with water. A lower concentration may initially be required until recommended concentration is tolerated.
  • Elemental 028 Extra is best served as a chilled drink and can be flavoured with appropriate flavourings.
  • Once reconstituted, store in a refrigerator and use within 24 hours.
  • Store in a cool, dry place.
  • Once sachet is opened, store in an airtight container and use within 2-3 days.
  • Unopened shelf life is 24 months.
Nutritional Information
Average contents Per 100g Per 100ml*
Energy 443 kcal 89 kcal
1871 kJ 374 kJ
Protein equivalent 12.5 g 2.5 g
Carbohydrate 59 g 11.8 g
Sugars 5.3 g 1.1 g
as Lactose nil g nil g
Fat 17.5 g 3.5 g
Saturates 6.7 g 1.3 g
Monounsaturates 7.4 g 1.5 g
Polyunsaturates 2.4 g 0.5 g
% LCT 65 %
% MCT 35 %
ω6 / ω3 ratio 4:1
Fibre nil added g nil added g
Sodium 305 mg 61 mg
13.3 mmol 2.7 mmol
Potassium 466 mg 93.2 mg
11.9 mmol 2.4 mmol
Calcium 245 mg 49 mg
Phosphorus 200 mg 40 mg
Magnesium 81.6 mg 16.3 mg
Chloride 333 mg 66.6 mg
Ca:P ratio 1.2:1
Vitamin A 330 ug-RE 66 ug-RE
Vitamin D 2.5 μg 0.5 μg
Vitamin E 6.1 mg-α-T.E 1.2 mg-α-T.E
Vitamin K 25 μg 5 μg
Vitamin C 28.3 mg 5.7 mg
Thiamin 0.6 mg 0.12 mg
Riboflavin 0.6 mg 0.12 mg
Niacin 9 mg NE 1.8 mg NE
Vitamin B~6~ 0.8 mg 0.16 mg
Vitamin B~12~ 1.7 μg 0.34 μg
Folic Acid 83.3 μg 16.7 μg
Pantothenic Acid 2 mg 0.4 mg
Biotin 18 μg 3.6 μg
Iron 4.2 mg 0.84 mg
Zinc 4.2 mg 0.84 mg
Manganese 0.6 mg 0.12 mg
Copper 400 μg 80 μg
Iodine 33.3 μg 6.7 μg
Molybdenum 33.3 μg 6.7 μg
Selenium 15 μg 3 μg
Chromium 15 μg 3 μg
Choline 91.6 mg 18.3 mg
Inositol 9.2 mg 1.8 mg
Osmolality 502 mOsmol/kgH₂O
*When prepared at recommended concentration 20% w/v (i.e. 100g powder made up to 500ml with water)

Dried glucose syrup, refined vegetable oil (medium chain triglycerides (palm kernel and/or coconut oil), canola oil, hybrid safflower oil), L-lysine Laspartate, L-glutamine, L leucine, L-phenylalanine, L-arginine, trisodium citrate, L-proline, calcium phosphate dibasic, L-valine, glycine, L-isoleucine, L-threonine, N-acetyl L-methionine, L-histidine, emulsifiers (E471, E472e), Lserine, tripotassium citrate, L-alanine, magnesium acetate, potassium chIoride, L-tryptophan, choline bitartrate, dipotassium hydrogen phosphate, L-tyrosine, sodium chloride, calcium chloride, L-cystine, taurine, L-ascorbic acid, stabiliser (E405), L carnitine, ferrous sulphate, zinc sulphate, DL-alpha tocopheryl acetate, M-inositol, nicotinamide, calcium Dpantothenate, manganese sulphate, copper sulphate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, thiamin hydrochloride, riboflavin, vitamin A acetate, folic acid, sodium molybdate, chromium chloride, potassium iodide, sodium selenite, vitamin K1, D-biotin, vitamin D3, cyanocobalamin.