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Resource ThickenUp instant food and drink thickener 227g tin

Resource® ThickenUp®

A starch-based thickening agent, that mixes easily into both hot and cold foods or liquids


Resource® ThickenUp® is an instant food and drink thickener for patients with dysphagia. Conveniently, it mixes easily into both hot and cold liquids and foods.


Resource® ThickenUp® is suitable for managing dysphagia due to conditions including stroke, Parkinson’s, muscular dystrophy, motor neurone disease, multiple sclerosis, neurological disorders and malignancies of the oral cavity and throat.

How to prepare a drink with Resource® ThickenUp®

The consistency should be recommended by a speech and language therapist.

ThickenUp required consistency guidelines.

 


Preparation
1. While stirring briskly, SLOWLY add Resource® ThickenUp® using only the enclosed scoop to hot or cold liquid or food.
2. Stir with a fork or whisk until the powder has completely dissolved to reach the required consistency.

Note: Resource® ThickenUp® can be prepared using a blender at low speed for 5 to 10 seconds. Do not over mix.

Nutritional information

DATA CARD

View and download our PDF data card for Resource® Thicken Up®


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Dietary Avoidance PDF

Ingredients

Modified Food Starch (Maize). May contain milk.

Halal and Gluten free.

ORDERING INFORMATION

Product Product Format PIP Code Nestlé Line Code Case Size
Resource ThickenUp 227g tin 267-8381 12180235 6

INDICATIONS

ACBS approved, prescribable on FP10 (GP10 in Scotland) for patients requiring thickening of liquid or food for the management of dysphagia due to conditions such as stroke, Parkinson’s disease, muscular dystrophy, motor neurone disease, multiple sclerosis, neurological disorders caused by injury or disease, and malignancies of the oral cavity and throat.


Precautions
Only suitable from 3 years onwards. Use under medical supervision. Not suitable as sole source of nutrition. For oral consumption only. Must only be consumed when mixed with food or drink.

Shelf Life and Storage

24 months. All prepared products should be tightly covered and consumed within 6 hours at room temperature or within 24 hours if refrigerated.
Discard any unfinished heated product.
Store in a cool dry place and use within 8 weeks of opening, replacing the lid firmly after use.


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