Does AdVital contain…
Yes, AdVital contains milk powder and milk protein concentrate.
No, AdVital is gluten free.
Yes, AdVital contains a low level of lactose (0.8g per serve / 2.0g per 100g). If you have lactose intolerance, we recommend that you consult your dietitian or healthcare professional and have them approve whether this amount is acceptable to consume.
No, AdVital does not contain caffeine.
Yes, AdVital contains milk, lactose and soy.
Is AdVital suitable for…
AdVital is a nutritionally complete supplement specially formulated to improve the daily energy and nutrient intake of those who struggle to meet adequate nutrition. In most cases, consumption of AdVital during pregnancy or breastfeeding is fine, and the additional nutritional intake may be beneficial. However, we recommend that you first consult your dietitian or healthcare professional to determine whether AdVital is suitable for you during pregnancy or breastfeeding, as part of your total dietary intake.
Yes, AdVital is lower in sodium, potassium and phosphorus than alternatives, and is suitable for people with kidney issues.
Yes, AdVital is moderate in carbohydrate with a low GI and GL, and is therefore suitable for people with diabetes.
The nutritional profile of AdVital was primarily designed to meet the nutritional requirements of adults (which under the FSANZ Food Standards Code refers collectively to everyone over the age of 3 years). There is nothing about AdVital that makes it unsuitable for children 1-3 years old, however the FSANZ Food Standards Code requires a Dietitian to formally assess the child’s nutritional requirements against the energy, protein, and vitamin/mineral content of AdVital, and then make dietary recommendations accordingly.
Yes. Guides for thickening AdVital with Easythick Rapid and Instant Thick thickening powders are available in the AdVital Media Library.
There are no issues with freezing food containing AdVital. However, care needs to be taken when reheating meals so as to not effect their texture. Reheating is best achieved using the stove top on a low heat with regular stirring to keep the heat even.
The osmolality of AdVital is 202 mmol/kg.
The 920g can has an 18-month shelf life, and the 5.5kg pail has a 9-month shelf life.