Physicians' Elemental Diet™
Physicians' Elemental Diet is intended for use under medical supervision for the dietary management of patients who have limited or impaired capacity to digest, absorb, or metabolize ordinary foods or certain nutrients. Physicians' Elemental Diet is a strictly hypoallergenic formula with a well-tolerated flavor.
Physicians' Elemental Diet is intended for use under medical supervision for the dietary management of patients with GI dysfunction.
The elemental diet is designed for the dietary management of Irritable bowel and Crohn's disease1-6, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO),7-9 , and moderate to severe impaired gastrointestinal function.3, 10-12
Physicians' Elemental Diet contains a balanced blend of macronutrients fortified with essential vitamins, minerals, and electrolytes to assure comprehensive support as a sole source of nutritional intake for limited periods.
Dosing by Caloric Need
Physicians' Elemental Diet should be used for two-four weeks. It was designed to maintain nutritional sustenance as a sole source of nutrition, and can also be used as a half-elemental diet making dosing dependent upon the caloric needs of each patient. One scoop of Physicians' Elemental Diet = 36 grams, and 150 calories. Each 432g bag contains 12 scoops (1,800 calories) and each 1,296g bag contains 36 scoops (5,400 calories). Learn more about determining caloric need.