Flavour Creations’ pre-thickened protein fortified drinks helps people with dysphagia/swallowing difficulties maintain greater levels of hydration, protein, fibre and energy.
Flavour Creations’ protein fortified drinks are enriched with 15 grams of protein per serve, to support wound healing and healthy weight gain. Flavour Creations’ protein fortified drinks come packaged in the award-winning dysphagia cup and are free of artificial flavours and colours.
The Dysphagia Cup is a patented drinking cup engineered to make swallowing safer and easier for people with dysphagia.
Developed by Flavour Creations over seven years, the cup’s sloped rim minimises the risks of coughing and aspiration posed by traditional cup shapes, with an easy-peel lid and textured sides helping people with reduced grip strength drink independently.
Protein fortified drinks are available in a pack of 24. Flavours: Caramel, Lemon Lime
Flavour Creations’ Protein Fortified drinks are gluten free, GMO free, nut free and low in lactose and sodium. They are a good source of fibre. For more details of individual flavours, including energy and protein per serve, see the additional information tab.
Viscosity and dysphagia
Enliven and Flavour Creations recommend dysphagia patients or anybody with swallowing difficulties to consult a Speech Language Therapist for evaluation of any swallowing difficulties and recommendation of suitable products. If following a Texture C diet, Flavour Creations recommends consulting a Speech Language Therapist and/or Dietitian before consumption.
Flavour Creations Pre-thickened Protein Fortified
- mildly thick in viscosity (150) – This means these fluids easily flow off a spoon with effort required to drink through a standard bore straw. They are sip-able and pours quickly from spoon but slower than thin drinks.