Portagen is a nutritional powder for children & adults with defects in the intraluminal hydrolysis of fat (decreased pancreatic lipase, decreased bile salts); defective mucosal fat absorption (decreased mucosal permeability, decreased absorptive surface); and/or defective lymphatic transport of fat (i.e. intestinal lymphatic obstruction).
- 87% of fat from medium-chain triglycerides
- Corn oil provides linoleic acid
- If used long term, supplementation of essential fatty acids & ultra-trace minerals should be considered
- Not recommended for use as an infant formula
- Mixes easily & stays blended well