- Brand: Thick-It
- Product Number(s): 6TI4070
- HCPCS: (?) B9998
Feature Quick List
- Thickens Beverages and Pureed Food
- Does Not Change Flavors or Odors
- Useful for Swallowing Disorders & Dysphagia
- Works Almost Instantly
Full Product Description
Thick-It is an instant food thickener to assist eating for those with swallowing disorders or dysphagia. Hot and cold beverages as well as pureed foods can be thickened for a palatable consistence without adding any flavor or odors. It does not bind fluids and is easily digested.
Recommended by doctors, speech pathologists, and dieticians for patients in both healthcare facilities and home.
Comes in 200 packets of 6.8 grams (0.23 oz.) each
Ingredients - Modified Corn Starch, Maltodextrin
See the Additional Info tab for Nutritional Facts
Directions for Use - Sprinkle contents of packet into 4 fl. oz. of liquid while stirring briskly with a wire whisk. Once thickener is dissolved, allow liquid to stand for a minute to thicken. One packet will thicken most liquids to honey-like consistency in accordance to viscosity standards of the National Dysphagia Diet. The natural viscosity of the liquid being thickened and its serving temperature impact the amount of Thick It Food Thickener required.
Note: ADA Exchange: 1 Tablespoon of Thick-It = 1/2 Fruit Exchange = 6g Carbohydrates (metabolized like fruit sugar)
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