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    PFD Toddler

    A protein- and amino acid–free product designed to meet the nutritional needs of young children with documented amino acid metabolic disorders

    Indication

    PFD Toddler is a protein- and amino acid-free product* designed with carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals, as well as the essential fatty acids for young children with various documented amino acid metabolic disorders. This product is for persons requiring a protein-free diet. PFD Toddler can be used as a dietary supplement supplying calories, vitamins and minerals, or specific amounts of amino acids or protein can be added to make a complete beverage. Use under direct and continuing medical supervision.

    *This product does contain taurine, a non-protein-building amino acid.

    Ingredients

    Ingredients: Corn syrup solids, vegetable oil (palm olein oil, coconut oil, soy oil, high oleic sunflower oil), modified corn starch, sugar, calcium phosphate and less than 1%: Mortierella alpina oil*, Crypthecodinium cohnii oil, ethyl vanillin, sodium citrate, potassium chloride, potassium citrate, magnesium oxide, ferrous sulfate, zinc sulfate, cupric sulfate, manganese sulfate, sodium iodide, sodium selenite, choline chloride, inositol, ascorbic acid, niacinamide, calcium pantothenate, vitamin B6 hydrochloride, thiamin hydrochloride, riboflavin, vitamin D3, folic acid, biotin, vitamin K1, vitamin E acetate, vitamin A palmitate, vitamin B12, taurine, L-carnitine.

    *A source of arachidonic acid (ARA).
    †A source of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA).

    Nutrients

     

    Per 100 grams Powder

    Calories

    530

    Protein equivalent, g*

    0

    Fat, g

    32

    Linoleic acid, mg

    4900

    Carbohydrate, g

    60

    Vitamins/Other Nutrients

     

    Vitamin A, IU

    1840

    Vitamin D, IU

    450

    Vitamin E, IU

    13.2

    Vitamin K, mcg

    53

    Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg

    1320

    Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg

    1210

    Vitamin B6, mcg

    1210

    Vitamin B12, mcg

    2.6

    Niacin, mcg

    12100

    Folic acid (Folacin), mcg

    132

    Pantothenic acid, mcg

    4600

    Biotin, mcg

    47

    Vitamin C (Ascorbic acid), mg

    74

    Choline, mg

    135

    Inositol, mg

    109

    Minerals

     

    Calcium, mg

    790

    Phosphorus, mg

    530

    Magnesium, mg

    79

    Iron, mg

    10.5

    Zinc, mg

    10.5

    Manganese, mcg

    470

    Copper, mcg

    1050

    Iodine, mcg

    90

    Selenium, mcg

    15.8

    Sodium, mg

    280

    Potassium, mg

    690

    Chloride, mg

    530

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

    Protein Equivalent (% Calories)*

    0

    Fat (% Calories)

    54

    Carbohydrate (% Calories)

    46

    Potential Renal Solute Load (mOsm/100 g powder)3

    62

    Osmolality (mOsm/kg water)

    171

    Osmolarity (mOsm/L)

    154

    Lactose-free

    Suitable for someone with lactose intolerance


    *This product is nutritionally incomplete since it does not contain any protein or amino acids.
    †Determined at 20 Cal/fl oz dilution.

    AMINO ACID COMPOSITION

    ESSENTIAL AMINO ACIDS

    mg/100 g powder

    Histidine

    0

    Isoleucine

    0

    Leucine

    0

    Lysine

    0

    Methionine

    0

    Cysteine

    0

    Phenylalanine

    0

    Tyrosine

    0

    Threonine

    0

    Tryptophan

    0

    Valine

    0

     

    NONESSENTIAL AMINO ACIDS

    mg/100 g powder

    Arginine

    0

    Alanine

    0

    Aspartic Acid

    0

    Glutamic Acid

    0

    Glycine

    0

    Proline

    0

    Serine

    0

    Product Forms and Ordering Information

    PFD TODDLER IS AVAILABLE IN POWDER

    When using this information, please note the following:

    Coding systems and reimbursement allowable rates vary by payer:

    • Medicare Part B uses HCPCS (Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System) to group products
    • 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
    • Private health insurance and managed care companies may use HCPCS, NDC format code or their own system—contact your provider for more information

    PFD Toddler, Powder
    Item #: 892701
    Description: Powder
    Unit Size: 1 lb can
    Calories/Unit: 2410
    Product Yield/Unit (fl oz): Varies
    Case: 6 cans per case
    HCPCS Code: B4155
    NDC Format Code: 00087-5101-78

    PRODUCT BENEFITS

    PFD Toddler provides carbohydrates, vitamins, minerals and essential fatty acids for persons requiring a protein-free diet

    • DHA and ARA
    • Has choline, an essential nutrient important for brain development and the normal functioning of cells1,2
    • Increased levels of B vitamins for cofactor production
    • Protein- and amino acid-free

    Additional product features:

    • Vanilla scent
    • Mixes easily and stays in suspension well

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    References

    1. Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine, Choline. In: Dietary References Intakes for Thiamin, Riboflavin, Niacin, Vitamin B6, Folate, Vitamin B12, Pantothenic Acid, Biotin, and Choline.Washington, DC: National Academy Press; 1998:390-422.
    2. Zeisel SH, da Costa KA. Choline: an essential nutrient for public health. Nutr Rev. 2009;67:615-623.
    3. Fomon SJ, Ziegler EE. Renal solute load and potential renal solute load in infancy. J Pediatr.1999;134:11–14.