What is MSUD cooler?

MSUD cooler is a concentrated, ready-to-drink protein substitute which is available in three pack sizes:

MSUD cooler10 contains the equivalent of 10 grams of protein.

MSUD cooler15 contains the equivalent of 15 grams of protein.

MSUD cooler20 contains the equivalent of 20 grams of protein.

All three pack sizes contain all the vitamins, minerals and omega 3 that are needed to help meet you or your child’s requirements.

Who is MSUD cooler for?

MSUD cooler is for children and adults with MSUD. It is suitable from 3 years of age onwards and can be taken right the way through childhood until adulthood, including pregnancy. Therefore, there’s no need to switch products again. Your dietitian will advise when is best for you or your child to move on to MSUD cooler. Although it is suitable from 3 years of age it is often introduced at school starting age or later if needed.

Why do I need to use MSUD cooler instead of continuing with a second stage protein substitute?

As we grow our nutritional requirements change, this is no different for those with MSUD. Vitaflo products are tailored to meet these requirements in the most efficient way. Vitaflo want to make sure the right product is available at the right time to meet you or your child’s protein, vitamin and mineral requirements.

MSUD cooler meets nutritional needs in older children and adults and can replace the second stage protein substitutes, such as MSUD gel. MSUD cooler contains more protein in less volume to make taking the full amount each day easier. A ready-to-drink liquid protein substitute like MSUD cooler, can easily be taken by a young child, encouraging independence.

How much MSUD cooler do I need?

The amount of MSUD cooler needed will depend on a variety of factors including age and weight. Initially, the amount needed may only be small but it will increase with age to support growth. Your dietitian will advise exactly how much MSUD cooler will be needed each day.

How do I use MSUD cooler?

MSUD cooler is easy to use! Simply…

  1. Shake the pouch with the cap still on to mix the contents
  2. Take off the cap and drink directly from the pouch

Remember water or other permitted drink should be taken straight after MSUD cooler.

What flavour is MSUD cooler?

MSUD cooler10 and MSUD cooler20 are available in red and MSUD cooler15 is available in red and orange. Each colour contains a blend of different flavours. Depending on your protein requirements, you can choose your favourite colour to take  or you can pick ‘n’ mix the colours each day if you wish.

What if I would prefer to take a powdered product?

MSUD cooler is a ready-to-drink, liquid protein substitute which is great if you want something quick and convenient. If you prefer a powdered protein substitute with the flexibility to make to your own preference, then MSUD express could be the product for you.

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MSUD cooler is a food for special medical purposes and should be used under strict medical supervision.