Nutritionally Complete for Children Age 1 Year & Older
For Oral or Tube Feeding
Not for IV Use
Elecare Jr is a nutritionally complete amino acid-based medical food for children age 1 year and older who cannot tolerate intact or hydrolyzed protein. Elecare Jr is for the dietary management of protein maldigestion, malabsorption, severe food allergies, short-bowel syndrome, eosinophilic GI disorders, GI-tract impairment, or other conditions in which an amino acid-based diet is required.
Clinically documented to be hypoallergenic1 to virtually eliminate the potential for an allergic reaction to the formula in multiple food-allergic children
Shown to be effective in maintaining growth of children with cow's milk protein allergy when used as the primary source of calories1
100% free amino acids as nitrogen source
33% of fat blend as medium-chain tryglycerides (MCTs), an easily digested and well-absorbed fat source
Supported by strict manufacturing standards and ELISA (Enzyme-Linked ImmunoSorbent Assay) testing
Does not contain milk protein, soy protein, fructose, galactose, lactose, or gluten
1. Sicherer SH et al. J Pediatr 2001;138:688-693.