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MCT OIL®

MCT OIL®

Medium Chain Triglycerides

For Patients Unable to Digest or Absorb Conventional Fats

  • MCTs are more readily hydrolyzed and absorbed than conventional food fat
  • MCTs are absorbed directly into the portal circulation and do not require bile salts for emulsification

Features At-A-Glance:

kcal/mL: 7.7 (or 8.3 kcal/g)
Caloric Distribution (% of kcal) 
     Protein:
0%
     Carbohydrate: 0%
     Fat: 100%
Source of Oil: coconut oil
HCPCS Code B4155

Appropriate for these diets:
lactose-free, gluten-free, kosher


Ordering Information:

Quart Glass
Bottles
   Product Code     NDC Format
    Number
    Packaging
Unflavored    03651300     41679-0365-13     6-1 quart glass bottles/case

For the Nutritional Management of:

Other Product Applications:

  • Decreased pancreatic lipase, decreased bile salts
  • Defective mucosal fat absorption (decreased mucosal permeability, decreased absorptive surface)
  • Defective lymphatic transport of fat (i.e., intestinal lymphatic obstruction)

NOT FOR PARENTERAL USE

This product is a medical food for use as directed by a medical professional.  It is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.
This product is not intended as a sole source of nutrition.