Nutilis Powder is a modified starch based food and fluid thickening powder with amylase resistant features. It can be added to puréed food, drinks and nutritional supplements without changing their taste.
For the dietary management of dysphagia and can be used to modify the texture of both food and fluids
Not suitable for children under 3 years of age
For use as a food and fluid thickener only and is not intended to contribute significantly to nutritional intake
Directions for use
Suitable for thickening hot and cold drinks and for thickening puréed foods.
No. of scoops needed depends on consistency required, use under medical supervision
Follow directions on the Nutilis Powder label.
Allow hot liquids to cool slightly before adding
Keep sealed and store in a dry, cool place.
Once opened, use contents within 2 months.
Replace lid firmly after use.
Prepare the food or drink per serving and use within 2 hours.
Always discard any unfinished thickened food and beverages.
Tips for mixing
Option 1. Using the shaker
1. Pour the drink into the shaker 2. Add the recommended amount of Nutilis Powder 3. Screw the lid on tightly and shake vigorously until the powder is well dissolved (approx 5-10 seconds) 4. Stir the drink gently for 1 to 2 minutes 5. Leave to stand for a few minutes whilst the drink is reaching the desired thickness
Option 2. Using a fork or small whisk in the shaker or tall cup
1. Pour the drink into a shaker or tall cup 2. Add the recommended amount of Nutilis Powder 3. Stir vigorously until the powder is well dissolved 4. Stir gently for 1 to 2 minutes 5. Leave to stand for a few minutes whilst the drink is reaching the desired thickness
Option 3. Using a fork or small whisk in a cup
1. Pour half the drink into a cup 2. Add the recommended amount of Nutilis Powder 3. Stir until the powder is moistened and a smooth consistency is achieved 4. Add the rest of the liquid to the cup 5. Stir the drink for approx 1-2 minutes until a smooth thickened solution is achieved 6. Leave to stand for a few minutes whilst the drink is reaching the desired thickness
Remember Do not add additional Nutilis Powder during standing time as the liquid is continuing to thicken.