Emsogen is a powdered elemental feed consisting of a mixture of essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, fat (83% MCT), vitamins, minerals and trace elements. Available in Orange flavour (contains colours and sweeteners) or Unflavoured. A food for special medical purposes.
Indications and Prescribability
Emsogen can be used as a supplementary feed for the dietary management of severe malabsorption where long chain triglycerides are poorly tolerated It can also be used for overnight feeding in cystic fibrosis where the need for pancreatic enzymes is reduced Emsogen can be used in children over 5 years and adults as a sole source of nutrition, when supplemented with -linolenic acid.