Penn Home Infusion Team University of Pennsylvania Health System Last Modified: November 1, 2001
Enteral nutrition provides your body with proper amounts of fluid and nutrients. The tube feeding is liquid food which provides proper amounts of carbohydrates, protein, fat, electrolytes, and vitamins.
You will need the following supplies:
_____ cans of _______________________________
_____ scoops of _____________________________
_____ ml water
Preparing Tube Feedings
Wipe the top of each can to remove any dust.
Shake each can before opening.
Keep open cans in the refrigerator and discard unused portions after 24 hours.
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