Fortimel Advanced Powder 1kcal

DRM & Frailty


Product Description

Fortimel Advanced Powder 1kcal* is a Food for Special Medical Purposes (FSMP) for the dietary management of diseases associated with protein malnutrition with a loss of muscle mass. Fortimel Advanced Powder 1kcal has demonstrated efficacy in improving muscle mass, strength5,7-9 and physical performance10 in various clinical settings, either alone or in combination with exercise5-10. It is a high-protein (150kcal, 1kcal/ml) Oral Nutritional Supplement, that is intended as a supplement only.

Fortimel Advanced Powder 1kcal contains ActiSynTM: A unique combination of nutrients that stimulates muscle protein synthesis and improves muscle mass1-4 ActiSyn™ in Fortimel Advanced Powder 1kcal contains 100% whey protein (21g), leucine (3g) and vitamin D (20µg) per serving.

Low Glycemic index (≤55) determined using WHO/FAO 1998.

Format: 40g sachet (1 serving), 280g tin (7 servings).

Available in the following flavours: Vanilla, Strawberry.

*This product is currently known as Fortifit. The name of this product will change to Fortimel Advanced Powder 1kcal and may differ across countries. For more information please visit your local Nutricia website.

Product information

Vanilla flavor
Ingredients: Whey protein isolate (from cow's milk), glucose syrup, vegetable oils (palm oil, sunflower oil, rapeseed oil), sucrose, galacto-oligosaccharides (from cow's milk), L-leucine, calcium phosphate, calcium carbonate, emulsifier (soy lecithin), pectin, magnesium hydrogen phosphate, flavouring (vanilla), L-valine, fructo-oligosaccharides, choline chloride, L-isoleucine, sodium chloride, L-ascorbic acid, sodium L-ascorbate, sweetener (acesulfame-K), sweetener (sucralose), DL-α-tocopheryl acetate, sodium citrate, ferrous sulphate, zinc sulphate, nicotinamide, manganese sulphate, copper sulphate, calcium D-pantothenate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, thiamin hydrochloride, retinyl palmitate, DL-α-tocopherol, antioxidant (ascorbyl palmitate), riboflavin, carotenoids (contains soy) (ß-carotene, lycopene oleoresin from tomatoes, lutein), pteroylmonoglutamic acid, chromium chloride, sodium molybdate, potassium iodide, cholecalciferol, sodium selenite, phytomenadione, D-biotin, cyanocobalamin

Allergy advice:  for allergens see ingredients in bold.

 Nutritional InformationPer 100ml
 Energy: 422kJ / 100kcal
 Fat: 2.0g
 Saturates 0.47g
 Carbohydrate: 6.4g
 Sugars 2.9g
 Fibre 0.86g
 Protein 13.9g  
 L-leucine 1.9g
 Essential aminoacids 7.16g
 Salt: 0.27g
 Vit. A 102μg
 Vit. D 13.5μg
 Vit. E 5.09mg (α-TE/ET)
 Vit. K 7.80μg
 Thiamin 0.15mg
 Riboflavin 0.18mg / 5.83mg NE/EN
 Niacin 1.83mg
 Pantothenic acid 0.54mg
 Vit. B6 0.50mg
 Folic acid 136μg
 Vit. B12 2.09μg 
 Biotin 4.07μg
 Vit. C 21.8mg
 Minerals and trace elements: 
 Na 106mg
 K 191mg
 Cl 47.1mg
 Ca 337mg  
 P 158mg
 PO4 485mg
 Mg 25.0mg
 Fe 1.69mg  
 Zn 1.50mg  
 Cu 0.19mg  
 Mn 0.31mg
 F -
 Mo 10.5μg  
 Se 0.0μg  
 Cr 7.34μg
 l 13.5μg
 Carotenoids 0.20mg
 Choline 37.4mg

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  2. Kramer, et al. Clin Nutr. 2017;36:1440-9.
  3. Chanet, et al. J Nutr. 2017;147:2262-71.
  4. Luiking, et al. Nutr J. 2014;13:9.
  5. Molnár, et al. Physiol Int. 2016;103:368-376.
  6. Bauer, et al. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2015;16:740-7
  7. Oesen, et al. Exp Gerontol. 2015;72:99-108
  8. Barichella, et al. Neurology. 2019;93:e485-e496.
  9. Verreijen, et al. Am J Clin Nutr. 2015;101:279-86.
  10.  Rondanelli M, et al. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. 2020 Dec;11(6):1535-1547.

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