Mead Johnson WND 2: Non-Essential Amino Acid Free Diet Powder Child/Adult
- Provides essential amino acids; does not contain nonessential amino acids
- 8.2 g protein equivalents/100 g powder
- Vanilla scent
- Can be easily modified with preferred flavor enhancers
- Mixes easily and stays in suspension well
- Vitamin and mineral levels appropriate for children and adults
Child | Adult
For Children and Adults with Inborn Errors of the Urea Cycle
WND 2 is an iron-fortified medical food powder that is free of nonessential amino acids for children and adults with inborn errors of the urea cycle (waste nitrogen disorders). The product provides the essential amino acids as well as carbohydrate, fat, essential fatty acids, vitamins, and minerals. Use under direct and continuing supervision of a doctor.
Use under direct and continuing supervision of a doctor.
Fat provides 23% of total calories in WND 2. The fat source is soy oil. Soy oil is a source of the essential omega-6 and omega-3 fatty acids: linoleic acid and alpha-linolenic acid.
Protein equivalents provide 8% of total calories for WND 2. The product provides only the essential amino acids and does not contain nonessential amino acids (see Amino Acids table).
Essential Amino Acids Per 100 g Powder
Histidine, mg 520
Isoleucine, mg 1190
Leucine, mg 2400
Lysine, mg 1480
Methionine, mg 290
Cystine, mg 240
Phenylalanine, mg 800
Tyrosine, mg 960
Threonine, mg 1020
Tryptophan, mg 460
Valine, mg 1190
Nonessential Amino Acids
Arginine, mg 0
Alanine, mg 0
Aspartic acid, mg 0
Glutamic acid, mg 0
Glycine, mg 0
Proline, mg 0
Serine, mg 0
Carbohydrate provides 69% of total calories in WND 2. The carbohydrate blend is 57% corn syrup solids, 36% sucrose (table sugar), and 7% modified corn starch. The sucrose in the product helps mask the taste of the amino acids. WND 2 is lactose-free.
Vitamins and Minerals
Vitamin and mineral levels in WND 2 are generally appropriate for both children and adults.
Information current as of June 24, 2011. If you have a question, we are here for you. Call us toll free: 1-800-BABY123, 8am to 4:30pm Monday-Saturday, Central Time. Or visit enfamilprofessional.com.
† Not a source of nonessential amino acids
Metabolic clinician should consult with patients about the correct amounts of water and powder.
Pour desired amount of water into a suitable container. Add powder and mix well. Consume immediately or cover and refrigerate prepared beverage. Use within 48 hours. Shake well before serving.
Throw away prepared unrefrigerated beverage left in cup within 1 hour after consumption begins.
Powder Storage (cans)
Store unopened cans at room temperature. After opening can, keep tightly covered, store in a dry area, and use contents within 1 month. Do not freeze powder or prepared formula. Avoid excessive heat. Use by date on bottom of can.
An unpacked level scoop contains approximately 14.5 g of powder.
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Shipping Weight (in lbs): 1.0 Product in inches (LxWxH): 4.1x 4.1x 4.65
Item Code: 250654
To be used only under the supervision of a doctor.
WND 2 is nutritionally incomplete. Care must be taken to provide enough calories, vitamins, and minerals to support growth, using other foods as required. The physician must carefully and constantly supervise the use of WND 2 with other foods and adjust the diet based on frequent blood tests.
Use by date on bottom of can.
Nutritional powders are not sterile.
WARNING: Not for parenteral (I.V.) use.
Corn Syrup Solids , Amino Acids , L Leucine , L Lysine Hydrochloride , L Isoleucine , L Valine , L Threonine , L Tyrosine , L Phenylalanine , L Tryptophan , L Methionine , L Cystine , Sugar , Soy Oil , Modified Corn Starch , Calcium Phosphate (Calcarea Phosphorica) , Sodium Citrate , Magnesium Phosphate , Potassium Chloride , Potassium Citrate , Less than 1% of: , Choline Chloride , Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) , Taurine , Inositol , Ferrous Sulfate , L Carnitine , Zinc Sulfate , Niacinamide , Vitamin E Acetate , Calcium Pantothenate , Maltodextrin , Cupric Sulfate , Manganese Sulfate , Vitamin A Palmitate , Thiamin Hydrochloride , Vitamin B6 Hydrochloride , Riboflavin , Folic Acid , Vitamin D3 , Chromic Chloride , Sodium Molybdate , Sodium Iodide , Sodium Selenite , Biotin , Vitamin K1 , Vitamin B12 , Ethyl Vanillin