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Nestle Resource ThickenUpClear in 127g tin and 1.2g sachets

Resource® ThickenUp® Clear

An innovative thickening agent designed to instantly thicken liquids and food for patients with dysphagia or swallowing difficulties.


Resource® ThickenUp® Clear is designed specifically for the dietary management of patients with swallowing difficulties:

  • Potential to enhance swallowing safety1
  • Demonstrates good GI tolerance2
  • Amylase resistant3
  • Once prepared, liquids remain clear and lump free
  • Does not change taste or smell of liquid and food

Resource® ThickenUp® Clear 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.


Resource® ThickenUp® Clear can be used in hot, cold or fizzy liquids and food.

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How to thicken liquid using Resource® ThickenUp® Clear

 

Resource ThickenUp clear composition guidelines  

 

 

If you are unsure about the recommended fluid consistency consult a Speech and Language Therapist for further advice.

Recommended Resource® ThickenUp® Clear dosage to fit IDDSI framework

Resource ThickenUp clear composition guidelines 


Resource® ThickenUp® Clear should only be used under medical supervision. A Speech and Language Therapist should be consulted for advice on fluid consistency.

Nutrition information

Typical values

1.2g/200ml
Level 1/
Slightly Thick

2.4g/200ml
Level 2/
Mildly Thick

4.8g/200ml
Level 3/
Moderately Thick

9.6g/200ml
Level 4/
ExtremelyThick

100g

Energy kcal/kJ

15/3.7

31/7.3

61.8/14.7

123.6/29.4

1287/306

Fat (0% kcal) g

0

0

0

0

0

of which
saturates g

0

0

0

0

0

Carbohydrate
(81% kcal) g

0.74

1.5

3.0

5.9

62

of which sugars g

0.02

0.04

0.09

0.17

1.80

Fibre (18% kcal) g

0.32

0.65

1.30

2.59

27

Protein (1% kcal) g

0

0

0

0

1.0

Salt (= Na (g) x 2.5) g

0.032

0.064

0.13

0.26

2.7

Sodium mg/mmol

13/0.59 25/1.1 51/2.2 102/4.4 1060/46.1

Potassium mg/mmol

4.8/0.12

9.6/0.24

19/0.49

38.4/1

400/10.2

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Ingredients

Maltodextrin (Corn, Potato), Xanthan Gum, Potassium Chloride. May contain milk (tin only). Kosher certified. Gluten free.

ORDERING INFORMATION

Product Product Format PIP Code Nestlé Line Code Case Size
Resource ThickenUp Clear 127g tin(with 1.2g scoop) 355-4433 12375641 12
Resource ThickenUp Clear 1.2g stick pack(24 sticks per box) 358-3382 12138070 12

INDICATIONS

Suitable 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.
Source: NHSc compendium

 

Contraindications
For oral consumption only. Suitable for children above 3 years
of age.

 

Precautions
Must be used under medical supervision.
Not suitable as sole source of nutrition.


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Nestlé Health Science produces a range of foods for special medical purposes (FSMP) for use under medical supervision. A sample product should only be requested for a patient if deemed suitable following a professional evaluation from an appropriate healthcare professional. Althera® and Alfamino® are infant FSMPs and should only be used after the full consideration of the feeding options available, including breastfeeding.
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References:

  1. Leonard RJ et al. J Acad Nutr Diet 2014; 114(4): 590–4.
  2. Hibberd J et al. Dysphagia 2011; 26: 432–75.
  3. Data on file. Nestlé Health Science.

Footnotes and abbreviations:
GI, gastrointestinal