PFD Toddler

Protein- and amino acid-free product designed with carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals as well as the essential fatty acids for young children with various amino acid metabolic disorders.

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

Description/Indication

PFD Toddler is a protein- and amino acid-free product* designed with carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals as well as the essential fatty acids for young children with various documented amino acid metabolic disorders. This product is for persons requiring a protein-free diet. PFD Toddler can be used as a dietary supplement supplying calories, vitamins and minerals, or specific amounts of amino acids or protein can be added to make a complete beverage. Use under direct and continuing supervision of a doctor.

* This product does contain taurine, a non-protein-building amino acid.

Product Features:

  • DHA and ARA
  • Protein- and amino acid-free
  • Increased levels of B vitamins for cofactor production
  • Vanilla scent
  • Mixes easily and stays in suspension well
  • Has choline, an essential nutrient important for brain development and the normal functioning of cells1,2
  • Nutrients
    • Per 100 grams Powder
      Calories530
      Protein equivalent, g<sup>§</sup>0
      Fat, g32
      Linoleic acid, mg4900
      Carbohydrate, g60
      <strong>Vitamins/Other Nutrients</strong>
      Vitamin A, IU1840
      Vitamin D, IU450
      Vitamin E, IU13.2
      Vitamin K, mcg53
      Thiamin (Vitamin B<sub>1</sub>), mcg1320
      Riboflavin (Vitamin B<sub>2</sub>), mcg1210
      Vitamin B<sub>6</sub>, mcg1210
      Vitamin B<sub>12</sub>, mcg2.6
      Niacin, mcg12100
      Folic acid (Folacin), mcg132
      Pantothenic acid, mcg4600
      Biotin, mcg47
      Vitamin C (Ascorbic acid), mg74
      Choline, mg135
      Inositol, mg109
      <strong> Minerals</strong>
      Calcium, mg790
      Phosphorus, mg530
      Magnesium, mg79
      Iron, mg10.5
      Zinc, mg10.5
      Manganese, mcg470
      Copper, mcg1050
      Iodine, mcg90
      Selenium, mcg15.8
      Sodium, mg280
      Potassium, mg690
      Chloride, mg53

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

      * This product is nutritionally incomplete since it does not contain any protein or amino acids.

      † Determined at 20 Cal/fl oz dilution.

  • Nutrient Facts
    • Protein Equivalent (% Calories)<sup>*</sup>0
      Fat (% Calories)54
      Carbohydrate (% Calories)46
      Potential Renal Solute Load (mOsm/100 g powder)<sup>3</sup>62
      Osmolality (mOsm/kg water)<sup>†</sup>171
      Osmolarity (mOsm/L)<sup>†</sup>154
      Lactose-freeSuitable for someone with lactose intolerance

      * This product is nutritionally incomplete since it does not contain any protein or amino acids.

      † Determined at 20 Cal/fl oz dilution.

  • Product Forms

      PFD Toddler 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: PFD Toddler
      Item #: 892701
      Description: Powder
      Unit Size: 1 lb can
      Calories/Unit: 2410
      Product Yield/Unit (fl oz): Varies
      Case: 6 cans per case
      HCPCS Code: B4155
      NDC Format Code: 00087-5101-78
  • Composition
    • Ingredients: Corn syrup solids, vegetable oil (palm olein oil, coconut oil, soy oil, high oleic sunflower oil), modified corn starch, sugar, calcium phosphate and less than 1%: Mortierella alpina oil*, Crypthecodinium cohnii oil, ethyl vanillin, sodium citrate, potassium chloride, potassium citrate, magnesium oxide, ferrous sulfate, zinc sulfate, cupric sulfate, manganese sulfate, sodium iodide, sodium selenite, choline chloride, inositol, ascorbic acid, niacinamide, calcium pantothenate, vitamin B6 hydrochloride, thiamin hydrochloride, riboflavin, vitamin D3, folic acid, biotin, vitamin K1, vitamin E acetate, vitamin A palmitate, vitamin B12, taurine, L-carnitine.

      * A source of arachidonic acid (ARA).
      † A source of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA).

  • Amino Acid Composition
    • ESSENTIAL AMINO ACIDS

      mg/100 g powder

      Histidine

      0

      Isoleucine

      0

      Leucine

      0

      Lysine

      0

      Methionine

      0

      Cysteine

      0

      Phenylalanine

      0

      Tyrosine

      0

      Threonine

      0

      Tryptophan

      0

      Valine

      0

      NONESSENTIAL AMINO ACIDS

      mg/100 g powder

      Arginine

      0

      Alanine

      0

      Aspartic Acid

      0

      Glutamic Acid

      0

      Glycine

      0

      Proline

      0

      Serine

      0
  • Preparation of Feedings
    • Powder

      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. Consume the prepared beverage immediately or cover and refrigerate. Use within 48 hours of preparation. Mix before drinking.

      If instructed to use the scoop in the can, each unpacked, level scoop delivers approximately 4.5 g of powder. Store DRY scoop in can.

      Refer to the product label for the most accurate information.

      CAUTION: Mead Johnson Nutrition PFD Toddler is to be used only in the dietary management of young children with documented amino acid metabolic disorders while under direct and continuing medical supervision.

      WARNING: This product is nutritionally incomplete. Care must be taken to provide enough protein and amino acids to support growth using other foods with protein as required. Medical professionals must carefully and constantly supervise use of PFD Toddler with other foods and liquids and adjust the diet based on frequent blood tests

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

      Weight—one unpacked, level scoop (g)

      PFD Toddler

      4.5

  • References
      1. Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine, Choline. In: Dietary References Intakes for Thiamin, Riboflavin, Niacin, Vitamin B6, Folate, Vitamin B12, Pantothenic Acid, Biotin, and Choline. Washington, DC: National Academy Press; 1998:390-422.
      2. Zeisel SH, da Costa KA. Choline: an essential nutrient for public health. Nutr Rev. 2009;67:615-623.
      3. Fomon SJ, Ziegler EE. Renal solute load and potential renal solute load in infancy. J Pediatr. 1999;134:11–14.
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