OA 2

Medical food powder for children and adults with propionic or methylmalonic acidemia (organic acidemia).

Last Updated: Monday, December 25, 2017 - 19:00

Description/Indication:

OA 2 is a medical food powder that is free of the essential amino acids isoleucine, methionine, threonine and valine for children and adults with documented propionic or methylmalonic acidemia (organic acidemia). The product provides all other essential amino acids as well as nonessential amino acids, carbohydrate, fat, essential fatty acids, vitamins and minerals. Use under direct and continuing supervision of a doctor.

Product Features:

  • Isoleucine-, methionine-, threonine- and valine-free
  • Provides protein, linoleic and linolenic acid, and vitamins and minerals not available from low-protein foods while supplying fewer calories than OA 1
  • The protein source is a mixture of L-amino acids optimized for blandness, free of isoleucine, methionine, threonine and valine
  • 21 g protein equivalent/100 g powder
  • Fat comprises approximately 20% of total Calories (9 g/100 g powder)
  • Vanilla scent
  • Can be easily modified with preferred flavor enhancers
  • Mixes easily and stays in suspension well
  • Halal
  • Nutrients
    • Per 100 grams Powder

      Calories

      410

      Protein equivalent, g*

      21

      Fat, g

      9

      Linoleic acid, mg

      4400

      Carbohydrate, g

      59

      Vitamins/Other Nutrients

      Vitamin A, IU

      1430

      Vitamin D, IU

      290

      Vitamin E, IU

      10.3

      Vitamin K, mcg

      41

      Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg

      1200

      Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg

      980

      Vitamin B6, mcg

      980

      Vitamin B12, mcg

      2.4

      Niacin, mcg

      22000

      Folic acid (Folacin), mcg

      350

      Pantothenic acid, mcg

      4800

      Biotin, mcg

      49

      Vitamin C (Ascorbic acid), mg

      49

      Choline, mg

      102

      Inositol, mg

      49

      Minerals

      Calcium, mg

      760

      Phosphorous, mg

      760

      Magnesium, mg

      177

      Iron, mg

      12.3

      Zinc, mg

      12.3

      Manganese, mcg

      1350

      Copper, mcg

      1220

      Iodine, mcg

      66

      Selenium, mcg

      27

      Chromium, mcg

      37

      Molybdenum, mcg

      37

      Sodium, mg

      610

      Potassium, mg

      1160

      Chloride, mg

      1060

      Product nutrient values and ingredients are subject to change. Please see product label for current information.

      * WARNING: Protein is incomplete since it does not contain the essential amino acids isoleucine, methionine, threonine and valine.

  • Nutrient Facts
    • Protein Equivalent (% Calories)*

      21

      Fat (% Calories)

      20

      Carbohydrate (% Calories)

      59

      Lactose-free

      Suitable for someone with lactose intolerance

      * WARNING: Protein is incomplete since it does not contain the essential amino acids isoleucine, methionine, threonine and valine.

  • Product Forms

      OA 2 is available in powder.

      When using this information, please note the following:

      Coding systems and reimbursement allowable rates vary by payer:

      • Medicare Part B uses HCPCS (Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System) to group products
      • Medicaid systems vary by state; some use HCPCS while others use NDC format code or systems of their own—contact your state provider for more information
      • Private health insurance and managed care companies may use HCPCS, NDC format code or their own system—contact your provider for more information

    • Product: OA 2
      Item #: 891701
      Description: Powder
      Unit Size: 1 lb can
      Calories/Unit: 1860
      Product Yield/Unit (fl oz): Varies
      Case: 6 cans per case
      HCPCS Code: B4157 or B4162
      NDC Format Code: 00087-5100-22
  • Composition
    • Ingredients: Corn syrup solids, sugar, amino acids (L-alanine, L-leucine, L-lysine hydrochloride, potassium aspartate, L-proline, L-arginine, glycine, L-phenylalanine, L-tyrosine, L-serine, L-histidine, L-tryptophan, L-cystine), soy oil, modified corn starch, calcium phosphate, sodium citrate, magnesium phosphate, potassium chloride and less than 1%: sodium phosphate, potassium citrate, choline chloride, ascorbic acid, taurine, inositol, ferrous sulfate, L-carnitine, zinc sulfate, niacinamide, vitamin E acetate, vitamin A palmitate, calcium pantothenate, cupric sulfate, manganese sulfate, vitamin B12, thiamin hydrochloride, vitamin B6 hydrochloride, riboflavin, folic acid, vitamin D3, chromic chloride, sodium molybdate, sodium iodide, sodium selenite, biotin, vitamin K1, ethyl vanillin.

  • Amino Acid Composition
    • ESSENTIAL AMINO ACIDS

      mg/100 g powder

      Histidine

      650

      Isoleucine

      0

      Leucine

      3400

      Lysine

      2100

      Methionine

      0

      Cysteine

      420

      Phenylalanine

      1110

      Tyrosine

      1110

      Threonine

      0

      Tryptophan

      480

      Valine

      0

      NONESSENTIAL AMINO ACIDS

      mg/100 g powder

      Arginine

      1340

      Alanine

      6100

      Aspartic Acid

      1760

      Glutamic Acid

      0

      Glycine

      1340

      Proline

      1760

      Serine

      920

  • Preparation of Feedings
    • Powder

      WARNING: The consumer’s health depends on carefully following the instructions below. Use only as directed by a medical professional. Improper hygiene, preparation, dilution, use or storage may result in severe harm. Powder medical foods are not sterile and should not be fed to those persons who might have immune problems unless directed and supervised by a medical professional.

      The medical professional will provide the correct amount of powder to mix with water for consumption.

      It is important to follow the directions below.

      Measure the correct amount of water into a suitable container for mixing. Then add the required amount of product. Mix well until blended. Failure to follow these instructions could result in severe harm. Once prepared, infant formula can spoil quickly. Either feed immediately or cover and store in refrigerator at 35–40°F (2–4°C) for no longer than 24 hours. Do not use prepared formula if it is unrefrigerated for more than a total of 2 hours. Do not freeze prepared formula. After feeding begins, use formula within 1 hour or discard.

      If instructed to use the scoop in the can, each unpacked, level scoop delivers approximately 14.5 g of powder. Store DRY scoop in can.

      Refer to the product label for the most accurate information.

      CAUTION: Mead Johnson Nutrition OA 2 is to be used only in the dietary management of children and adults with documented propionic acidemia and methylmalonic acidemia while under direct and continuing medical supervision.

      WARNING: This product is nutritionally incomplete. Continuing medical supervision and frequent blood tests are required. OA 2 must be supplemented using other food sources of protein and fluid to provide enough isoleucine, methionine, threonine and valine to support dietary requirements of children and adults.

      WARNING: Not for parenteral (I.V.) use.

      Weight—one unpacked, level scoop (g)

      OA 2

      14.5

      * Each unpacked, level scoop of OA 2 delivers approximately 14.5 g of powder.

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