What does nepro contain?

Nepro contains CARBSTEADY®, unique blends of slow-release carbohydrates that help minimize blood sugar spikes, compared to high-glycemic carbohydrates. It tastes great cold and comes in three delicious flavors—Homemade Vanilla, Butter Pecan, and Mixed Berry.

Is nepro a protein supplement?

It is high in calories and protein (19.2g/237ml serving) to help meet the nutritional needs and replace protein lost during dialysis. Can be taken as nutritious snack, supplement or as sole source of nutrition.

How many calories are in nepro?

High in calories—1.8 Cal/mL. A good source of fiber, including prebiotics.

How many carbs are in nepro?


Nutrient Unit Per 220ml
Monounsaturated fatty acids g 16
Polyunsaturated fatty acids g 3.1
Carbohydrate g 32.43
Polyols g 2.4

What are the side effects of nepro?

What are some other side effects of this drug?

  • Belly pain.
  • Diarrhea.
  • Constipation.
  • Change in color of stool to green.
  • Not hungry.
  • Upset stomach or throwing up.
  • Stomach cramps.

Is nepro only for people on dialysis?

The Nepro range of products provides specialized renal nutrition for people at different stages of kidney disease. They are scientifically designed to help improve their nutritional status. The range comprises Nepro LP for people with reduced kidney function who are not on dialysis, and Nepro HP for people on dialysis.

Are protein powders bad for kidneys?

Summary: There is no evidence that too much protein can damage the kidneys in healthy people. However, people with an existing kidney condition should check with their doctor about whether whey protein is right for them.

Is nepro only for dialysis patients?

Is nepro safe for people not on dialysis?

Nepro LP (Lower Protein) is high in calories and lower in protein+ (9.94g per bottle) and provides complete renal nutrition to help maintain the nutritional status of people with reduced kidney function who are not on dialysis.

Can you drink nepro if you’re not on dialysis?

Who can use nepro HP?

It is an oral nutritional supplement and tube feed, for use as a sole source of nutrition or as a nutritional supplement for patients with chronic or acute kidney disease who are on haemodialysis or continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD).

When to recommend Nepro?

When to use Nepro. Nepro may be recommended as a convenient way to get protein and nutrients whenever your usual dietary intake fails to meet your nutrition needs. For example, if you’re too busy or feel too tired to prepare a meal on dialysis days, Nepro can help fill the gap.

How many calories in Nepro?

There are 425 calories in 1 serving of Abbott Nutrition Nepro. Calorie breakdown: 47% fat, 36% carbs, 17% protein.

Is Nepro lactose free?

Nepro is kosher, lactose-free, and gluten-free, and is available in three flavors: homemade vanilla, butter pecan, and mixed berry. On the other hand, Suplena is a therapeutic nutritional drink designed to fulfill the nutritional needs of people with early kidney disease.