Flavour Creations’ cooling and refreshing pre-thickened ready-to-drink Water helps people with dysphagia/swallowing difficulties manage their fluid and energy intake.
Free of artificial flavours and colours, Flavour Creations’ Pre-thickened Water is best served chilled & comes packaged in the award-winning dysphagia cup for safer, easier consumption.
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.
Waters are available in a pack of 24. Flavours: Water, Watermelon Water
Flavour Creations’ Pre-thickened Waters are dairy free, fat free, gluten free, lactose free, nut free, soy free and low in sodium.
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 Waters
- 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.