Frequently Asked Questions About ENU Complete Nutrition Shakes:
The short answer is ENU can be used by almost anyone that is not allergic to dairy proteins or soy. Endurance athletes drink ENU because they have increased protein and calorie requirements, but it is suitable for most anyone with an active lifestyle or high caloric needs that wants to supplement their protein and calorie intake. The protein and nutritious calories in ENU may be especially helpful when you:
- Desire supplemental calories during the day to fuel training for an endurance event, such as marathons or triathlons
- Want to gain or maintain a healthy weight using high quality, healthy and convenient nutrition sources
- Are seeking additional protein in your diet
Yes, all flavors of ENU are gluten-free.
Yes, all flavors of ENU are certified Kosher by the Orthodox Union and this is indicated by the symbol on the labels.
Yes, all flavors of ENU are lactose free.
No. Stevia, a zero calorie, natural sweetener is used, along with other natural ingredients and flavors to provide the great taste in ENU.
The best by date specifies the period of time which a product can be stored under specific conditions and remain optimal for consumption. Many manufacturers use best by dating to inform the consumer of optimal shelf life on specific products stored under appropriate storage conditions.
The Food Allergen Labeling and Consumer Protection Act of 2004 (FALCPA) requires manufacturers to identify the eight major allergenic foods or food groups which are: milk, eggs, fish, Crustacean shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, or soybeans. ENU packaging lists allergens immediately after the ingredient list. ENU contains ingredients derived from milk and soy.
Strategies to gain weight should focus on eating more calories (from a balanced diet that can include ENU) than you expend and exercising to build muscle mass. Exercise in combination with consuming ENU, may help you consume enough calories to aid in weight gain.
Yes, ENU can be used with a feeding tube and, as a calorie-dense complete nutritional drink, may be appropriate as a sole source of nutrition. Please consult with a healthcare provider before deciding whether ENU may be a good choice for you.
Yes, you can add water to ENU to make it thinner. We recommend adding about a half-ounce of drinking water at a time, replacing the cover and shaking for 10 seconds.
We recommend storing unopened cartons of ENU at 40 to 80°F. Opened cartons should be refrigerated. And for the best experience, we always recommend chill, shake and then enjoy!
Frequently Asked Questions About ENU Pro3+ Powdered Energy and Protein Source:
ENU Pro3+ can be added to most foods and beverages by mixing in the desired amount, typically 2 scoop per 4 ounces of food or liquid. Adding ENU Pro3+ to clear liquids may make the liquid cloudy, but will not alter taste. ENU Pro3+ is highly soluble and mixes very well with coffee, or other creamy drinks such as smoothies.
We suggest consuming ENU Pro3+ in desired portions throughout the day, and mixed into favorite foods and beverages to reach the desired nutritional benefit. It is best to start with approximately 1 – 2 tablespoons per ¼ cup (2 ounces) of food or beverage and progress to approximately 2 scoops/tablespoons per ½ cup of food or beverage. Using this amount should not alter the taste, flavor, or texture of your favorite foods. Please consult your healthcare provider for specific guidance on how much to use throughout the day. The following are some quick tips on how to use ENU Pro3+ to get you started:
- Beverages: Add 2 scoops of ENU Pro3+ per 4 fl. Oz. of liquid
- Toddler Foods: Add 1-2 scoops per ¼ cup food
- Mashed potatoes: 3-4 scoops per ½ cup of mashed potatoes
- Add 4-6 scoops for a 16 oz. serving (2 cups) of soup.
The above recommendations are made with the intent that the amounts proposed should not alter the taste or texture of the original food. Tastes may vary. Please consult your healthcare professional of call the ENU Customer Support Team if you have additional questions.
Yes, ENU Pro3+ can be added to most foods, sauces, batters by adding 1- 2 scoops/Tablespoons per 2-4 ounces of food or liquid, and mixing in. Avoid excess boiling as this may affect the consistency and taste; however, ENU Pro3+ can be added to pancakes, cookies, and other cooked items without any issues. When using in oatmeal – prepare the oatmeal and add the ENU Pro3+ just prior to serving for best results. Uneaten food items prepared with ENU Pro3+ should be refrigerated.
Most children aged 2 and above will tolerate ENU Pro3+ as it will not alter the taste or texture of the underlying food. ENU Pro3+ contains ingredients derived from dairy and soy. Always ask your health care professionals for guidance or if you have questions.
ENU Pro3+ may be used with anyone who consumes normal foods, and that is typically ages 2 and above. Always consult your healthcare professionals to determine if ENU Pro3+ is right for you or your child.
- 41 Tbsp. (1 scoop = 1T) per 350g can
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