Q: WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO DRINK ENU?
A: ENU® should be consumed as directed on the label. ENU can be used as a meal replacement when you are on the go, between meals as a calorie / protein supplement, or after a long, hard workout to help refuel your body. Please remember that individual nutritional requirements vary depending on gender, body weight, health status, level of activity, etc. And if possible, it is best to use ENU as part of a well-balanced diet that includes whole foods and other protein sources.
Q: WHO CAN DRINK ENU?
A: 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
Q: ARE YOUR PRODUCTS GLUTEN-FREE?
A: Yes, all flavors of ENU are gluten-free.
Q: ARE YOUR PRODUCTS CERTIFIED KOSHER?
A: Yes, all flavors of ENU are certified Kosher by the Orthodox Union and this is indicated by the symbol on the labels.
Q: ARE YOUR PRODUCTS LACTOSE FREE?
A: Yes, all flavors of ENU are lactose free.
Q: ARE THERE ARTIFICIAL SWEETENERS IN ENU?
A: No. Stevia, a zero calorie, natural sweetener is used, along with other natural ingredients and flavors to provide the great taste in ENU.
Q: IS IT OKAY TO DRINK THE PRODUCT IF IT IS PAST THE BEST BY DATE?
A: 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.
Q: DOES ENU CONTAIN ANY ALLERGENS?
A: 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.
Q: CAN I USE ENU TO GAIN WEIGHT?
A: 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.
Q: CAN ENU BE USED WITH A FEEDING TUBE?
A: 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.
Q: IS IT OKAY TO ADD WATER TO ENU IF I WANT A THINNER CONSISTENCY?
A: 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.
Q: WHAT IS THE BEST WAY TO STORE ENU?
A: 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!
Q: WHAT IS YOUR RETURN POLICY?
A: If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, or have issues with your order delivery, please contact us at [email protected] or call us at 855-266-6733. In most cases, we allow unopened full cases of product to be returned within 30 days of purchase for a full refund.