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    OA 2

    A medical food powder for children and adults with documented propionic and methylmalonic acidemias (organic acidemia)

    Indication

    OA 2 is a medical food powder that is free of the essential amino acids isoleucine, methionine, threonine and valine for children and adults with documented propionic and methylmalonic acidemias (organic acidemias). The product has all other essential amino acids as well as nonessential amino acids, carbohydrates, fats, essential fatty acids, vitamins and minerals. Use under direct and continuing medical supervision.

    Ingredients

    Ingredients: Corn syrup solids, sugar, amino acids (L-alanine, L-leucine, L-lysine hydrochloride, potassium aspartate, L-proline, L-arginine, glycine, L-phenylalanine, L-tyrosine, L-serine, L-histidine, L-tryptophan, L-cystine), soy oil, modified corn starch, calcium phosphate, sodium citrate, magnesium phosphate, potassium chloride and less than 1%: sodium phosphate, potassium citrate, choline chloride, ascorbic acid, taurine, inositol, ferrous sulfate, L-carnitine, zinc sulfate, niacinamide, vitamin E acetate, vitamin A palmitate, calcium pantothenate, cupric sulfate, manganese sulfate, vitamin B12, thiamin hydrochloride, vitamin B6 hydrochloride, riboflavin, folic acid, vitamin D3, chromic chloride, sodium molybdate, sodium iodide, sodium selenite, biotin, vitamin K1, ethyl vanillin.

    Nutrients

     

    Per 100 grams Powder

    Calories

    410

    Protein equivalent, g*

    21

    Fat, g

    9

    Carbohydrate, g

    59

    Vitamins/Other Nutrients

     

    Vitamin A, IU

    1430

    Vitamin D, IU

    290

    Vitamin E, IU

    10.3

    Vitamin K, mcg

    41

    Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg

    1200

    Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg

    980

    Vitamin B6, mcg

    980

    Vitamin B12, mcg

    2.4

    Niacin, mcg

    22000

    Folic acid (Folacin), mcg

    350

    Pantothenic acid, mcg

    4800

    Biotin, mcg

    49

    Vitamin C (Ascorbic acid), mg

    49

    Choline, mg

    102

    Inositol, mg

    49

    Minerals

     

    Calcium, mg

    760

    Phosphorous, mg

    760

    Magnesium, mg

    177

    Iron, mg

    12.3

    Zinc, mg

    12.3

    Manganese, mcg

    1350

    Copper, mcg

    1220

    Iodine, mcg

    66

    Selenium, mcg

    27

    Chromium, mcg

    37

    Molybdenum, mcg

    37

    Sodium, mg

    610

    Potassium, mg

    1160

    Chloride, mg

    1060


    Product nutrient values and ingredients are subject to change. Please see product label for current information

    Protein Equivalent (% Calories)*

    21

    Fat (% Calories)

    20

    Carbohydrate (% Calories)

    59

    Lactose-free

    Suitable for someone with lactose intolerance


    *WARNING: Protein is incomplete since it does not contain the essential amino acids isoleucine, methionine, threonine and valine.

    AMINO ACID COMPOSITION

    ESSENTIAL AMINO ACIDS

    mg/100 g powder

    Histidine

    650

    Isoleucine

    0

    Leucine

    3400

    Lysine

    2100

    Methionine

    0

    Cysteine

    420

    Phenylalanine

    1110

    Tyrosine

    1110

    Threonine

    0

    Tryptophan

    480

    Valine

    0

    NONESSENTIAL AMINO ACIDS

    mg/100 g powder

    Arginine

    1340

    Alanine

    6100

    Aspartic Acid

    1760

    Glutamic Acid

    0

    Glycine

    1340

    Proline

    1760

    Serine

    920

    Product Forms and Ordering Information

    OA 2 IS AVAILABLE IN POWDER

    When using this information, please note the following:

    Coding systems and reimbursement allowable rates vary by payer:

    1. Medicare Part B uses HCPCS (Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System) to group products
    2. Medicaid systems vary by state; some use HCPCS while others use NDC format code or systems of their own—contact your state provider for more information
    3. Private health insurance and managed care companies may use HCPCS, NDC format code or their own system—contact your provider for more information

    OA 1, Powder
    Item #: 891701
    Description: Powder
    Unit Size: 1 lb can
    Calories/Unit: 1860
    Product Yield/Unit (fl oz): Varies
    Case: 6 cans per case
    HCPCS Code: B4157 or B4162
    NDC Format Code: 00087-5100-22

    PRODUCT BENEFITS

    OA 2 has all the essential amino acids appropriate for patients with documented organic acidemias, as well as nonessential amino acids, carbohydrates, fats, essential fatty acids, vitamins and minerals

    • Isoleucine-, methionine-, threonine- and valine-free
    • Has protein, linoleic and linolenic acid and vitamins and minerals not available from low-protein foods while supplying fewer calories than OA 1
    • The protein source is a mixture of L-amino acids optimized for blandness, free of isoleucine, methionine, threonine and valine
    • 21 g protein equivalent/100 g powder
    • Fat comprises approximately 20% of total Calories (9 g/100 g powder)

    Additional product features:

    • Vanilla scent
    • Can be easily modified with preferred flavor enhancers
    • Mixes easily and stays in suspension well
    • Halal

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