What You Should Know
Nepro With Carb Steady is created for patients who are in Stage 5 kidney disease and receiving dialysis. The shakes can be consumed by mouth or pushed into a feeding tube to provide nourishment and nutrients to the patient. The Carb Steady complex helps to balance blood glucose levels. Nepro With Carb Steady is developed by Abbott Nutrition and does not seem to be suggested for dieters.
List of Ingredients
Water, Corn Syrup Solids, Caseinates (Calcium, Magnesium, Sodium), High Oleic Safflower Oil, Canola Oil, Sugar (Sucrose), Maltitol Syrup, Milk Protein Isolate, Fructooligosaccharides, Corn Fiber, Soy Lecithin, Natural & Artificial Flavor, Sodium Citrate, Potassium Citrate, Calcium Citrate, Choline Chloride, Calcium Hydroxide, Salt (Sodium Chloride), Magnesium Hydroxide, Ascorbic Acid, L-Carnitine, Taurine, Magnesium Phosphate, Calcium Phosphate, Zinc Sulfate, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Ferrous Sulfate, Niacinamide, Calcium Pantothenate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Manganese Sulfate, Cupric Sulfate, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Vitamin A Palmitate, Folic Acid, Chromium Chloride, Biotin, Sodium Molybdate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Phylloquinone, Cyanocobalamin, and Vitamin D3.
Nepro With Carb Steady is a meal replacement shake. The shake is designed for patients who need nutritional support and not reduced calorie intake. There are 1800 calories in each serving of Nepro With Carb Steady in a ready to hang bag. The bags are attached to feeding tubes and gradually fed to the patient throughout the day. Oral shakes can also be used if the patient is able to sit and drink. Oral Nepro With Carb Steady shakes are 8 ounces and contain 425 calories. More than one shake can be consumed per day or taken in addition to food.
Weight loss shakes typically contain between 180 and 200 calories. While they are similar to Nepro With Carb Steady shakes, weight loss drinks are created to replace one or two meals a day while keeping calories in check. Nepro is a medical shake that can be used to replace meals when food consumption is limited or patients are unable to eat while on dialysis.
Nepro With Carb Steady sells for $70 per case of 24 eight-ounce shakes. That breaks down to $2.92 per shake. The price may be covered by medical insurance for dialysis patients.
- Nepro With Carb Steady can replace all food for dialysis patients.
- Costs may be covered by insurance.
- Nepro With Carb Steady contains 425 calories per 8-ounce shake.
- The formula is developed for patients with kidney disease.
- Nepro With Carb Steady is not to be taken as part of a diet plan.
Nepro With Carb Steady, developed by Abbott Nutrition, is used to supplement caloric intake for patients unable or unwilling to eat while undergoing dialysis for Stage 5 kidney disease. The shakes are not developed for weight loss.