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Protein

Protein Metabolism

There are many different disorders of protein metabolism. A common factor in their management is restriction of natural dietary protein to avoid the accumulation of toxins in the body. Disorder-specific protein substitutes are used to ensure protein requirements are met.

Navamedic offers a range of age-specific, lifestyle-friendly and palatable protein substitutes for PKU from Vitaflo International Ltd. There is also support products for this area, which can typically be used in any of the protein disorders, to further help meet individual nutritional needs.

We also offer products in these theraputical areas:

Phenylketonuria (PKU)
Maple Syrup Urine Disease (MSUD)
Tyrosinaemia (TYR)
Homocystinuria (HCU)
MMA/PA
Glutaric Aciduria (GA1)
Isovaleric Acidaemia (IVA)
Urea Cycle Disorders (UCD)

Support Range-Low protein Foods etc.

For more information, inspiration and recipes visit our site: Vitafriends PKU Sweden

PKU start™

PKU start is an amino acid based powdered phenylalanine free* formula containing other essential and non‐essential amino acids, carbohydrate, fat, vitamins, minerals, trace elements, arachidonic acid (ARA) and docosahexanoic acid (DHA).

PKU start is suitable for the dietary management of Phenylketonuria from birth.

PKU start Datacard

 

PKU explore™

A powdered protein substitute for the dietary management of Phenylketonuria (PKU). PKU explore is a second stage protein substitute easily made up to a smooth spoonable consistency. Suitable from 6 months of age, this is a simple choice when introducing solids.

PKU explore is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

PKU EXPLORE DATACARD

PKU gel™

PKU gel™ is a powdered phenylalanine free, protein substitute, containing essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements. With sugar and sweeteners. Available in a choice of flavours.

PKU-gel Datacard

PKU express®

PKU express® is a powdered phenylalanine free protein substitute, containing essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements. With sugars and sweeteners. Available in a choice of flavours.

PKU express can be easily made to an individual’s preferred volume and is suitable from 3 years of age.

PKU-express Datacard

PKU cooler®

PKU cooler® is a ready-to-drink, phenylalanine free protein substitute, containing essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals, trace elements and the omega-3 long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPs); docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and eicosapentaenoic (EPA). Contains sugar and sweeteners. Available in a choice of flavours.

Indications
PKU cooler is for use in the dietary management of Phenylketonuria (PKU) from 3 years of age.

PKU-cooler datacard

 

 

PKU air®

The lowest calorie ready to drink protein substitute for the dietary management of Phenylketonuria (PKU). PKU air is specifically designed with the needs of teenagers and adults in mind; however, it is suitable from 3 years of age.

PKU air is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

PKU-air Datacard

PKU sphere™

A powdered protein substitute for the dietary management of Phenylketonuria. PKU sphere is Vitaflo’s first glycomacropeptide (GMP) based protein substitute and is suitable from 4 years of age. PKU sphere has a GMP-dominant protein source supplemented with amino acids, bringing patients the potential benefits of GMP without any compromise in nutritional profile.
PKU sphere can easily be made to an individual’s preferred volume.

PKU Sphere Datacard

MSUD explore5™

A powdered protein substitute for the dietary management of Maple Syrup Urine Disease (MSUD).
MSUD explore5 is a second stage protein substitute easily made up to a smooth spoonable consistency. Suitable from 6 months of age, this is a simple choice when introducing solids.
MSUD explore5 is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision

MSUD EXPLORE DATACARD

MSUD gel™

A food for special medical purposes.
MSUD gel™ is an unflavoured, powdered leucine, isoleucine and valine free protein substitute containing essential and non essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements. MSUD gel is easily made up to a smooth semi‐solid consistency. Suitable from 6 months of age, this is a simple choice for weaning onto a second stage protein substitute.

MSUD gel Datacard

MSUD express®

A food for special medical purposes.
MSUD express is a range of unflavoured, powdered leucine, isoleucine and valine free protein substitute, containing essential and non essential amino acids, carbohydrate, sugar, vitamins, minerals and trace elements.
MSUD express can be easily made to an individual’s preferred volume and is suitable from 3 years of age.

MSUD-express Datacard

MSUD cooler®

A food for special medical purposes.
MSUD cooler is a ready-to-drink, leucine, isoleucine and valine free protein substitute, containing essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals, trace elements and the omega-3 long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPs); docosa-hexaenoic acid (DHA) and eicosapentaenoic (EPA). With sugar and sweeteners. Available in a choice of flavours.
MSUD cooler is suitable from 3 years of age.

MSUD-cooler-Datacard

 

MSUD amino5™

A powdered amino acid supplement for use in the dietary management of Maple Syrup Urine Disease (MSUD). MSUD amino5 can be used as the protein component of a bespoke modular feed or in acute emergency management, if required. MSUD amino5 is suitable from 3 years of age.

MSUD amino5 is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

MSUD animo5 Datacard

TYR explore5™

A powdered protein substitute for the dietary management of Tyrosinaemia(TYR).

TYR explore5 is a second stage protein substitute easily made up to a smooth spoonable consistency. Suitable from 6 months of age, this is a simple choice when introducing solids.

TYR explore5 is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

TYR EXPLORE DATACARD

TYR gel™

A food for special medical purposes.
TYR gel™ is an unflavoured, powdered tyrosine and phenylalanine free protein substitute, containing essential and non essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements.
Suitable from 6 months of age, this is a simple choice for weaning onto a second stage protein substitute.

TYR-gel Datacard

TYR express®

A food for special medical purposes.
TYR express® is an unflavoured powdered phenylalanine and tyrosine free, protein substitute containing essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements.  TYR express can be easily made to an individual’s preferred volume and is suitable from 3 years of age.

TYR-express-Datacard

TYR cooler®

A food for special medical purposes.
TYR cooler is a ready-to-drink, phenylalanine and tyrosine free protein substitute, containing essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals, trace elements and the omega-3 long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPs); docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and eicosapentaenoic (EPA). With sugar and sweeteners. Available in a choice of flavours.

TYR cooler is suitable from 3 years of age.

 

TYR cooler is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

 

TYR-Cooler datacard

TYR sphere™

A powdered medical food for the dietary management of Tyrosinemia. TYR is Vitaflo’s GMP-based medical food with a GMP-dominant protein source supplemented with amino acids, bringing patients the potential benefit of GMP without any compromise in nutritional profile.

Suitable from 4 years of age.

TYR sphere is medical food intended for use under medical supervision.

TYR-sphere_datasheet

HCU explore5™

A powdered protein substitute for the dietary management of Homocystinuria (HCU).
HCU explore5 is a second stage protein substitute easily made up to a smooth spoonable consistency. Suitable from 6 months of age, this is a simple choice when introducing solids.
HCU explore5 is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

HCU EXPLORE DATACARD

HCU gel™

A food for special medical purposes
HCU gel™ is an unflavoured, powdered methionine free protein substitute, containing essential and non essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements

HCU gel Datacard.

HCU express®

A food for special medical purposes.
HCU express® is an unflavoured powdered methionine free protein substitute containing essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements.

HCU-express-Datacard

HCU cooler®

A food for special medical purposes.
HCU cooler is a ready-to-drink, methionine free protein substitute, containing essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals, trace elements and the omega-3 long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPs); docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and eicosapentaenoic (EPA). With sugar and sweeteners. Available in a choice of flavours. HCU cooler is suitable from 3 years of age.

HCU cooler is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

HCU-cooler Datacard

MMA/PA explore5™

A powdered protein substitute for the dietary management of Methylmalonic Acidaemia and Propionic Acidaemia (MMA/PA).
MMA/PA explore5 is a second stage protein substitute easily made up to a smooth spoonable consistency. Suitable from 6 months of age, this is a simple choice when introducing solids.
MMA/PA explore5 is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

MMA_PA EXPLORE DATACARD

MMA/PA gel™

A food for special medical purposes.
MMA/PA gel™ is an unflavoured, powdered methionine, threonine and valine free and low isoleucine protein substitute, containing essential and non essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements.
Indications
MMA/PA gel is for use in the dietary management of Methylmalonic Acidaemia (MMA) and Propionic Acidaemia (PA) from 6 months to 10 years of age

MMA/PA gel Datacard

MMA/PA express®

A food for special medical purposes.
MMA/PA express is an unflavoured powdered methionine, threonine and valine free, low isoleucine protein substitute containing essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements.
Indications
MMA/PA express is for use in the dietary management of Methylmalonic Acidaemia (MMA) and Propionic Acidaemia (PA) from 3 years of age.

MMA/PA-express Datacard

MMA/PA cooler®

A food for special medical purposes.

MMA/PA cooler is a ready-to-drink, methionine, threonine and valine free and low isoleucine protein substitute, containing essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals, trace elements and the omega-3 long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPs); docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and eicosapentaenoic (EPA).
With sugar and sweeteners.
MMA/PA cooler is suitable from 3 years of age.

MMA/PA cooler Datacard

MMA/PA amino5™

A powdered amino acid supplement for use in the dietary management of Methylmalonic acidaemia (MMA) and Propionic acidaemia (PA). MMA/PA amino5 can be used as the protein component of a bespoke modular feed or in acute emergency management, if required. MMA/PA amino5 is suitable from 3 years of age.

MMA/PA amino5 is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

MMA/PA amino5 Datacard

GA explore5™

A powdered protein substitute for the dietary management of Glutaric Aciduria Type 1 (GA).
GA explore5 is a second stage protein substitute easily made up to a smooth spoonable consistency. Suitable from 6 months of age, this is a simple choice when introducing solids.
GA explore5 is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

GA EXPLORE DATACARD

GA gel™

A food for special medical purposes.
GA gel is an unflavoured, powdered lysine free and low tryptophan protein substitute, containing essential and non essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements.

Indication
GA gel is for use in the dietary management of Glutaric Aciduria Type 1 (GA1) from 6 months to 10 years of age.

GA gel Datacard

GA express™

A food for special medical purposes.
GA express is an unflavoured powdered lysine free, low tryptophan protein substitute
containing essential and non-essential amino acids, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements.
Indications
GA express is for use in the dietary management of Glutaric Aciduria Type 1 (GA1) from 3 years of age.

GA-express-Datacard

GA amino5™

A powdered amino acid supplement for use in the dietary management of Glutaric Aciduria Type 1 (GA1). GA amino5 can be used as the protein component of a bespoke modular feed or in acute emergency management, if required. GA amino5 is suitable from 3 years of age.

GA amino5 is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

 

GA amino 5 Datacard

IVA cooler™

A convenient, low volume, ready to drink protein substitute for the dietary management of Isovaleric Acidaemia.

IVA cooler is suitable from 3 years of age.

IVA cooler is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

IVA-cooler-Datacard

UCD amino5™

A powdered amino acid supplement for use in the dietary management of Urea Cycle Disorders (UCD). UCD amino5 can be used as the protein component of a bespoke modular feed when additional protein is required or, in acute emergency management, if required. UCD amino5 is suitable from 3 years of age.

UCD amino5 is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

UCD_amino5_Datacard

EAA supplement™

A powdered essential amino acid supplement for the dietary management of Urea Cycle Disorders (UCD) and other disorders of protein metabolism where essential amino acids are required. EAA supplement is suitable from 3 years of age.

EAA supplement is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

EAA supp Datacard

ProZero®

A food for special medical purposes.
ProZero is a liquid blend of carbohydrate and fat designed as a milk replacement.

ProZero is protein free alternative and is  for use in the dietary management of inborn errors of metabolism from 6 months of age.

Prozero Datacards

 

Fate mix

Fate Special Foods is a small family company which produces baking mixes suitable for those on a low protein diet. It was founded by Eileen and Martin Green after their two daughters, Faye and Kate, were diagnosed with Phenylketonuria (PKU) – an inherited metabolic disorder where treatment is a medically controlled low protein diet

Fate All Purpose Mix Flour mix from Fate Foods with good baking properties.

Produktblad Fate all purpose mix

Fate chokladmix Produktdatablad

Fate kakmix Produktdatablad

FATE omvandlingstabell

Fate Chocolate mix and Cake mix Can be ordered directly through us.

You can also order the recipe booklet at a cost – please contact Navamedic for more information.

For tips on how to use the product please visit:

Fates YouTube channel www.youtube.com/user/fatespecialfoods/videos

Or

Vitafriends PKU Sweden

Mini Crackers

A food for special medical purposes
Mini Crackers are low protein herb flavoured crackers in the dietary management of children from 3 years of age and adults on protein restricted diets.

Indications
Mini Crackers are for use in the dietary management of inborn errors of protein metabolism.

MINICRACKERS low-protein-crackers-Datacard

 

Vitabite®

A food for special medical purposes.
Vitabite  is a low protein, high energy chocolate flavoured bar.

Indications
Vitabite is suitable for use in the dietary management of inborn errors of metabolism, liver or renal disease from 1 year of age.

Vitabite-Datacard

 

FlavourPac

A food for special medical purposes.
FlavourPac are a range of powdered protein free flavours, available in blackcurrant, orange, raspberry and tropical options.

Containing carbohydrate, sugar, sweeteners and colouring.

Suitable from 3 years of age.

Flavourpac Datacard

FruitiVits®

A great tasting, orange flavour vitamin, mineral and trace element supplement suitable for children on restrictive therapeutic diets. FruitiVits is suitable from 3 to 10 years of age.

Fruitivits is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

Fruitivits Datacard