Ensure Powder

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Ensure Powder Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Protein (casein, soy), carbohydrate (corn syrup, maltodextrin, sucrose), fat (corn oil), vitamins, minerals; low residue; vanilla flavor; lactose- and gluten-free.

Pharmacological Class

Medical nutritional supplement.

How Supplied

Ensure Ready to Use (cans, bottles)—8oz, 32oz; Pwd (cans)—14 oz; Pudding (cups)—4 oz


Ensure Powder Indications


Oral nutritional supplement (eg, nutritional deficiency, weight loss, recovering from illness or surgery, low residue diets). Occasional meal replacement. Between meal snack. Sole source feeding.

Ensure Powder Dosage and Administration

Adults and Children

Provides 250Cal/8 oz. Pwd: add ½ cup of powder to ¾ cup of cold water for one 8oz serving. For seven 8 oz servings: add 1 can of powder to 5 ¼ cups cold water. Stir, whisk until dissolved. May use blender or mixer at lowest speed for 30 sec. Refrigerate mixed powder until served.

Ensure Powder Contraindications

Not Applicable

Ensure Powder Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Ensure Powder Warnings/Precautions

Not Applicable

Ensure Powder Pharmacokinetics

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Ensure Powder Interactions

Ensure Powder Adverse Reactions

Not Applicable

Ensure Powder Clinical Trials

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Ensure Powder Note

Not Applicable

Ensure Powder Patient Counseling

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