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Pulmocare®

Pulmocare®

Therapeutic Nutrition for People With COPD

PULMOCARE is designed for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), cystic fibrosis, or respiratory failure who may benefit from a high-calorie, modified carbohydrate and fat, enteral formula that may help reduce diet-induced carbon dioxide production.

For tube or oral feeding.

For supplemental or sole-source nutrition.

Use under medical supervision.

Features

  • Provides complete and balanced nutrition.
  • 20% of fat as MCT to enhance fat absorption.
  • Elevated antioxidants vitamin C, vitamin E, and beta-carotene.
  • Meets or exceeds 100% of the RDI for 24 essential vitamins and minerals in 1420 Cal (947 mL).
  • Halal.
  • Kosher.
  • Gluten-free.
  • Suitable for lactose intolerance.
  • Low-residue.

Feeding sets are for single-patient use only. Use clean technique to avoid set and/or product contamination

Precautions

  • Not for IV use.
  • Not for people with galactosemia.
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Preparation
  • Instructions for Use: 8-fl-oz can 
    • Store unopened at room temperature; avoid extreme temperatures.
    • Shake well. Pulmocare is ready to use.
    • Clean top of container thoroughly before opening.
    • Once opened, cover, refrigerate and use within 48 hours.

    Oral Feeding:
    • May by used for total or supplemental nutrition.
    • May be fed at room temperature or chilled.

    Tube Feeding:
    • Follow physician's instructions.
    • Adjust flow rate and volume according to patient's condition and tolerance.
    • Feed by pump at room temperature with an 8 Fr or larger tube; use a 10 Fr or larger tube for gravity feeding.
    • Additional fluid requirements should be met by giving water between or after feedings or when flushing the tube.
    • Avoid contamination during preparation and use.


  • Vanilla


    • Pulmocare Ready-to-Drink Vanilla / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) Can / 24 ct
    Serving Size:8 fl oz (237 mL)

    Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI *
    Characteristics
    Nutrient Density, Cal/mL: 1.5    
    Osmolality, mOsm/kg H2O: 475    
    Renal Solute Load, mOsm/L: 512    
    Viscosity: Thin (Room Temperature), Nectar-Like (Chilled)    
    Minimum Tube Size for Gravity/Pump Feeding (Fr): 10/8    
    Protein, % Cal: 16.7    
    Carbohydrate, % Cal: 28.2    
    Fat, % Cal: 55.1    
        MCT:LCT: 20:80    
    Cal to Meet 100% RDIs: 1420    
    mL to Meet 100% RDIs: 947    
    Total Cal:g Nitrogen: 150:1    
    Nonprotein Cal:g Nitrogen: 125:1    
    Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI *
    Nutrient Data
    Protein, g: 14.8    
    Fat, g: 22.1    
    Carbohydrate, g: 25.0    
    L-Carnitine, mg: 36    
    Taurine, mg: 36    
    Water, g: 186    
    Calories: 355    
    Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI *
    Vitamins
    Vitamin A, IU: 2840   57 
        Beta-Carotene, mg: 1.2    
    Vitamin D, IU: 100   25 
    Vitamin E, IU: 20   67 
    Vitamin K, mcg: 20   25 
    Vitamin C, mg: 75   125 
    Folic Acid, mcg: 200   50 
    Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mg: 0.75   50 
    Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mg: 0.85   50 
    Vitamin B6, mg: 1.0   50 
    Vitamin B12, mcg: 3.0   50 
    Niacin, mg: 10   50 
    Choline, mg: 150   Not established 
    Biotin, mcg: 150   50 
    Pantothenic Acid, mg: 5.0   50 
    Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI *
    Minerals
    Sodium, mg: 310   Not established 
    Sodium, mEq: 13.5    
    Potassium, mg: 465   Not established 
    Potassium, mEq: 11.9    
    Chloride, mg: 400   12 
    Chloride, mEq: 11.3    
    Calcium, mg: 250   25 
    Phosphorus, mg: 250   25 
    Magnesium, mg: 100   25 
    Iodine, mcg: 38   25 
    Manganese, mg: 1.3   65 
    Copper, mg: 0.50   25 
    Zinc, mg: 5.7   38 
    Iron, mg: 4.5   25 
    Selenium, mcg: 18   26 
    Chromium, mcg: 30   25 
    Molybdenum, mcg: 38   51 
    *RDI percentages for adults and children 4 or more years of age.
    1590 IU of vitamin A activity supplied by 1.2 mg of beta-carotene.

    Gluten-Free, Halal, Kosher Dairy, Low-Residue, Not for patients with galactosemia, Suitable for Lactose Intolerance


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    Vanilla


    • Pulmocare Ready-To-Hang Vanilla / 1000-mL (1.1-QT) Bottle / 8 ct
    Serving Size:1000 mL

    Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI *
    Characteristics
    Nutrient Density, Cal/mL: 1.5    
    Osmolality, mOsm/kg H2O: 475    
    Renal Solute Load, mOsm/L: 512    
    Viscosity: Thin (Room Temperature), Nectar-Like (Chilled)    
    Minimum Tube Size for Gravity/Pump Feeding (Fr): 10/8    
    Protein, % Cal: 16.7    
    Carbohydrate, % Cal: 28.2    
    Fat, % Cal: 55.1    
        MCT:LCT: 20:80    
    Cal to Meet 100% RDIs: 1420    
    mL to Meet 100% RDIs: 947    
    Total Cal:g Nitrogen: 150:1    
    Nonprotein Cal:g Nitrogen: 125:1    
    Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI *
    Nutrient Data
    Protein, g: 62.6    
    Fat, g: 93.3    
    Carbohydrate, g: 105.7    
    L-Carnitine, mg: 160    
    Taurine, mg: 160    
    Water, g: 785    
    Calories: 1500    
    Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI *
    Vitamins
    Vitamin A, IU: 11910   240 
        Beta-Carotene, mg: 5.0    
    Vitamin D, IU: 425   105 
    Vitamin E, IU: 85   285 
    Vitamin K, mcg: 85   105 
    Vitamin C, mg: 320   535 
    Folic Acid, mcg: 845   210 
    Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mg: 3.2   215 
    Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mg: 3.6   210 
    Vitamin B6, mg: 4.3   215 
    Vitamin B12, mcg: 13   215 
    Niacin, mg: 43   215 
    Choline, mg: 635   Not established 
    Biotin, mcg: 635   210 
    Pantothenic Acid, mg: 22   220 
    Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI *
    Minerals
    Sodium, mg: 1310   Not established 
    Sodium, mEq: 57.0    
    Potassium, mg: 1960   Not established 
    Potassium, mEq: 50.1    
    Chloride, mg: 1690   50 
    Chloride, mEq: 47.7    
    Calcium, mg: 1060   105 
    Phosphorus, mg: 1060   105 
    Magnesium, mg: 425   105 
    Iodine, mcg: 160   105 
    Manganese, mg: 5.3   265 
    Copper, mg: 2.2   110 
    Zinc, mg: 24   160 
    Iron, mg: 19   105 
    Selenium, mcg: 74   105 
    Chromium, mcg: 130   110 
    Molybdenum, mcg: 160   215 
    *RDI percentages for adults and children 4 or more years of age.
    6625 IU of vitamin A activity supplied by 5.0 mg of beta-carotene.

    Gluten-Free, Halal, Kosher Dairy, Low-Residue, Not for patients with galactosemia, Suitable for Lactose Intolerance


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Ingredients
  • Vanilla


    • Pulmocare Ready-to-Drink Vanilla / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) Can / 24 ct

    Water, Sodium & Calcium Caseinates, Sugar (Sucrose), Canola Oil, Corn Maltodextrin, Medium-Chain Triglycerides, Corn Oil, High Oleic Safflower Oil, Magnesium Chloride, Calcium Phosphate, Soy Lecithin, Potassium Citrate, Natural & Artificial Flavors, Sodium Citrate, Potassium Phosphate, Ascorbic Acid, Choline Chloride, Taurine, L-Carnitine, Gellan Gum, Salt (Sodium Chloride), Zinc Sulfate, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Ferrous Sulfate, Niacinamide, Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Sulfate, Cupric Sulfate, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Beta-Carotene, Vitamin A Palmitate, Folic Acid, Biotin, Chromium Chloride, Sodium Molybdate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Phylloquinone, Cyanocobalamin, and Vitamin D3.
    Contains milk and soy ingredients.

    Vanilla


    • Pulmocare Ready-To-Hang Vanilla / 1000-mL (1.1-QT) Bottle / 8 ct

    Water, Sodium & Calcium Caseinates, Sugar (Sucrose), Canola Oil, Corn Maltodextrin, Medium-Chain Triglycerides, Corn Oil, High Oleic Safflower Oil, Magnesium Chloride, Calcium Phosphate, Soy Lecithin, Natural & Artificial Flavors, Sodium Citrate, Potassium Citrate, Potassium Phosphate, Ascorbic Acid, Choline Chloride, Carrageenan, Taurine, L-Carnitine, Salt (Sodium Chloride), Zinc Sulfate, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Ferrous Sulfate, Niacinamide, Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Sulfate, Cupric Sulfate, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Beta-Carotene, Vitamin A Palmitate, Folic Acid, Biotin, Chromium Chloride, Sodium Molybdate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Phylloquinone, Cyanocobalamin, and Vitamin D3.
    Contains milk and soy ingredients.

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