Glucerna Powder is a milkshake-style drink formulated especially for the nutritional needs of people with diabetes or with impaired glucose tolerance.
Glucerna makes a nutritional health shake, containing a slow-release, low-GI carbohydrate blend.
Its new formulation enhances glycaemic control, with a GI of 41. It is important to be aware of how the GI of different foods can affect your blood glucose levels, and Glucerna can help minimise blood glucose spikes.
Its enhanced slow-release carbohydrate system helps manage glucose response, and its fat blend that includes monounsaturated fatty acids (MUFA) and omega-3 fatty acids, supporting vascular health and circulation in people with type 2 diabetes.
Glucerna , when used as part of a diabetes management plan, can support weight management as it is fortified with chromium picolinate, a highly bioavailable form of chromium which supports carbohydrate metabolism.
Glucerna is recommended as a calorie replacement for a meal, partial meal, or snack used in conjunction with a diabetes management plan. Glucerna Triple Care is a convenient, appropriate, and healthy alternative to skipped meals or unhealthy meals and snacks that have high caloric levels and low density of nutrients.
|α-linolenic acid (ω3)||g||0.07||0.16|
|Linoleic acid (ω6)||g||0.76||1.80|
|Dietary fibre, total||g||1.65||3.90|
|Vitamin A||mcg RE||70||166|
|Vitamin E||mg α-TE||2.2||5.3|
|Thiamin (Vitamin B1)||mg||0.17||0.41|
|Riboflavin (Vitamin B2)||mg||0.20||0.48|
|Niacin equivalents||mg NE||2.02||4.79|
To prepare a 237mL serving, put 200mL of cooled water into a glass. Gradually add 5 pressed scoops (enclosed) or 52.1g of Glucerna powder while stirring, and mix until dissolved.
An 850g can of powder yields approximately 16 × 237mL servings.
Food for Special Medical Purposes. Use under medical supervision.
This product is suitable as a supplemental source of nutrition.
• Not for parenteral use
• Not for use in galactosaemic
• Not intended for use in children unless otherwise instructed by a healthcare professional
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