Argitein is specifically formulated to provide the nutrients for the
dietary management of pressure ulcers and Stage 1 and Stage 2 wounds
that require additional protein and L-arginine. Argitein contains 5 grams of whey protein and 4.5 grams of L-Arginine in a good tasting cherry flavored powder. ArgiTein is a cherry flavored instant sugar free protein and amino acid
nutritional drink mix. When mixed as directed, each 6-8 oz serving
provides 5 grams of Whey Protein Isolate and 4.5 grams of arginine
yielding a nitrogen equivalence to 14 grams of protein intake. 50/15gram packets per case.
Oral Dosing: Mix ArgiTein packet contents with 4 to 6 ounces of cold or room temperature water, stir and drink.
Tube Feeding: Flush feeding tube with 30 mls water.
Mix packet contents with 60 mls of water, stir and infuse via syringe
down feeding tube. Flush with an additional 30 mL of water.
The daily dose of ArgiTein is determined based on the individual needs
as assessed by the dietitian or qualified healthcare provider. However,
in general, one to two packs per day with a maximum dose of 4 packs per
day is suggested.