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Concentrated Liquid Diet Product
Hine E-Gel®

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®

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 contains pectin as a source of dietary fiber (0.9 g per 100 kcal).

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.

Fatty acid composition with good absorption efficiency

The omega-6/omega-3 ratio is 3:1. About 34% of the fatty acids in the product are medium chain triglycerides.

The product contains no milk protein

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.

Precautions for use

  1. 1.Consume under the direction of physician or registered dietitian. When supplying nutrients with the product alone, take care about the amount of each nutrient and the amount of water.
  2. 2.Never administer the product intravenously.
  3. 3.Do not consume the product if the container is leaking or expanding, if abnormal color, taste, or smell is noted, or if coagulation and separation are noted when opening the container.
  4. 4.When warming the product, immerse it in hot water without opening the container and warm to near body temperature. Do not heat for a long time or repeatedly.
  5. 5.Do not mix with acidic substance such as fruit juice or with much salt because such mixing may cause coagulation of the product.
  6. 6.Consume promptly after opening the container. After use, discard any unused product. Do not reuse.
  7. 7.Consume within the best before date.

  8. * When the product is stored for a long time, it may become white because some raw material contents may precipitate or float on the liquid surface. Shake the product thoroughly before use. Such change in color does not affect the nutrients of the product.

Precautions for handling

  1. 1.Store and handle with due care because the container is easily damaged by dropping or physical impact.
  2. 2.Do not heat the product as it is contained in the container in the microwave or on an open fire.
Nutrition facts
(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
The product contains soybean and gelatin. Do not consume the product if you are allergic to these ingredients.

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