Hine E-Gel is a concentrated liquid diet whose compositions of each nutrient are based on the Dietary Reference Intakes for Japanese (2010).
Hine E-Gel is a food which can be used for persons whose standard calorie intake is 1200 to 1600 kcal per day. It is an oligomeric formula containing soybean peptides and collagen hydrolysate.
The product has the ability to change from a liquid to a jelly in a low pH environment. The product may not change from a liquid to a jelly in the case of low gastric acidity or decreasing the amount of gastric acid. The product supplies 110 mL of water per 100 kcal, providing a good source of hydration.
The omega-6/omega-3 ratio is 3:1. About 34% of the fatty acids in the product are medium chain triglycerides.
The product is an oligomeric formula containing amino acids and low molecular weight peptides which rarely change to curd. The product can be easily handled as a liquid nutrition product.
(per 100 mL)
|Calories 80 kcal, protein 3.2 g, fat 1.8 g, carbohydrate 12.3 g, dietary fiber 1.1 g, sodium 133 mg (salt equivalent 0.34 g), dietary fiber 1.1 g|
|Water 88 g|
|Product category||Concentrated liquid diet|
|Ingredients||Maltodextrin, enzyme decomposed soybean protein, collagen hydrolysate, vegetable oils, medium-chain triglycerides, yeast, kelp extract, thickener (polysaccharide thickener), lysine, sodium pyrophosphate, potassium chloride, acidulant, calcium phosphate, vitamin C, potassium hydroxide, leucine, valine, methionine, crystalline cellulose, isoleucine, magnesium oxide, tryptophan, histidine, flavors, vitamin E, niacin, iron pyrophosphate, calcium pantothenate, vitamin B6, vitamin B1, vitamin B2, vitamin A, folic acid, vitamin K2, vitamin D, and vitamin B12 (soybean and gelatin are included in the ingredients).|
|Volume||375 mL, 500 mL|
|Best before date||9 months after manufacturing date|
|Storage||Store in a dark place. The product can be stored at room temperature, but should preferably be stored in a cool place. Avoid storing in freezing environment.|
|Distributor||Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory, Inc.|
|Manufacturing site||EN Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
4-3-5, Nimaibashi, Hanamaki-shi, Iwate