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A protein free powder containing carbohydrate, fat (including long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCP's)) and micronutrients for use in the dietary management of inborn errors of protein metabolism. Basecal is specifically designed to offer a more accurate and convenient method of preparing modular feeds and is suitable from 3 years of age.

To make at standard dilution providing 1kcal/ml:
Mix 1 sachet of Basecal100 up to 100ml with water 
Mix 1 sachet of Basecal200 up to 200ml with water

Basecal is a food for special medical purposes and must be used under medical supervision.

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Key features
  • Available in 100kcal and 200kcal pre-measured sachets.
  • Can also be used as an energy and micronutrient supplement or as a fat and carbohydrate-containing emergency feed.
  • Can be used in combination with the amino5 range.
Please note that as of Monday 2nd July basecal100 is being discontinued and will no longer be available to order. There are no changes to basecal200 and it remains available to order. Please contact Vitaflo Customer Services on +44 (0)151 709 9020 if you require any further information.
Restricted benefit for proven inborn errors of metabolism. For patients unable to meet their energy requirements with permitted food and formulae.
Prescribing Information
  • Basecal100: 21.5g x 30 x 4 with 5 repeats
  • Basecal200: 43g x 30 x 4 with 5 repeats
PBS Prescribing Information

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