24g Protein Equivalents/100g Powder BCAD 2 is a medical food powder that is free of the branched chain amino acids isoleucine, leucine, and valine for the dietary management of children and adults with maple syrup urine disease (MSUD). The product provides all other essential amino acids as well as nonessential amino acids, carbohydrate, fat, essential fatty acids, vitamins, and minerals.
Isoleucine-, leucine-, and valine-free
Higher level of protein equivalents than found in BCAD 1
Can be easily modified with preferred flavor enhancers
Mixes easily and stays in suspension well
Vitamin and mineral levels appropriate for children and adults
*This product is a medical food for use as directed by a medical professional. It is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.
This product is nutritionally incomplete. Continuing medical supervision and frequent blood tests are required. BCAD 2 must be supplemented using other food sources or protein and fluid to provide enough isoleucine, leucine, and valine to support dietary requirements of children and adults. Not for parenteral (I.V.) use.
Protein Incomplete Protein, Does Not Contain Isoleucine, Leucine & Valine
% Daily Value
* Daily Value not established.
+ Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Corn Syrup Solids, L Glutamine, L Lysine Hydrochloride, Potassium Aspartate, L Proline, L Alanine, L Arginine, L Phenylalanine, L Tyrosine, L Threonine, L Serine, Glycine, L Histidine, L Methionine, L Tryptophan, L Cystine, Sugar, Soy Oil, Modified Corn Starch, Calcium Phosphate, Less than 1% of:, Sodium Citrate, Magnesium Phosphate, Potassium Chloride, Sodium Phosphate, Potassium Citrate, Choline Chloride, Ascorbic Acid, Taurine, Inositol, Ferrous Sulfate, L Carnitine, Zinc Sulfate, Niacinamide, Vitamin E Acetate, Vitamin A Palminate, Calcium Pantothenate, Cupric Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Vitamin B12, Thiamin Hydrochloride, Vitamin B6 Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3, Chromic Chloride, Sodium Molybdate, Sodium Iodide, Biotin, Sodium Selenite, Vitamin K1, Ethyl Vanillin
Mead Johnson Nutrition BCAD 2 is to be used only in the dietary management of children and adults with documented maple syrup urine disease or other inborn errors of branched chain amino acid metabolism while under direct and continuing medical supervision. Your 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 BCAD 2. 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 14.5g of powder. Store the dry scoop in this can. Store 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 and avoid excessive heat.
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