Multivitamin/mineral supplements and dietary supplements continue to grow in popularity. More than half of adults report taking a dietary supplement and over 1/3 reported taking a multivitamin in a 2011 National Centers for Health Statistic brief. In 2007, sales of dietary supplements reached more than $23 Billion. With this growth in sales, the number of products available on store shelves is also growing. Dietary supplements are frequently advertised on television, radio and in magazines. For many older adults, it can be confusing to understand which vitamins might be right for them. Continue reading
L-Emental® Arginine Drink Mixes are designed to assist in healing pressure ulcers, post-surgical wounds, burns, and other wounds.
- Supplemented with Vitamin C, Vitamin E, arginine, and zinc
- 3 flavors--cherry, orange, lemon lime
- Individual serving sizes
- Mixes easily with water, juice, carbonated beverage, or other clear liquid
It is designed for individuals who need extra protein, but not calories. It offers less sugar than regular instant breakfast and can be used for individuals with diabetes. It is still fortified with at least 30 percent of the RDA for essential vitamins and minerals.
They are powdered mixes that are to be added to milk. They supply an increased amount of protein and calorie with varying degrees of fortification of essential vitamins and minerals.
It is a ready to drink supplement that supplies a concentrated amount of protein and calories as well as fortified with 25% of the RDA for essential vitamins and minerals.