LNS-MQ Lipid Nut. Suppl. Med 50g/CAR-300
LNS-MQ Lipid Nut. Suppl. Medium Qty. 50g, Medium Quantity Lipid Based Supplement (LNS-MQ), spread, for the dietary management of children 6 months and older with moderate acute malnutrition
Indicative Price 64.50 USD
LNS-MQ Lipid Nut. Suppl. Med 50g/CAR-300, Medium Quantity Lipid Based Supplement (LNS-MQ), spread, for the dietary management of children 6 months and older with moderate acute malnutrition.
LNS-MQ is intended to be eaten directly from the package with no dilution, mixing or cooking. One 50 g sachet per day, which provides 267 kcal, is the recommended dose of LNS-MQ. This product cannot be used as a replacement of breast milk.
Supplementary spread, sachet 50 g (LNS-MQ) is a supplement to treat moderate acute malnutrition (MAM), for children aged 6 months or older.
Children aged 6 months and older
MQ-LNS is a fortified, stabilised lipid-based paste or spread that is individually packaged into sachets. MQ-LNS is generally made with heat treated oil seeds, pulses or cereals together with sugar, milk powder, vegetable oils, vitamins and minerals.
Nutritional composition of LNS-MQ per 100 g
Energy: 510 -560 kcal
Protein*: 11 – 16 g
Lipids: 26 – 36 g
Omega-6 fatty acids: 2.6 - 6.10 g
Omega-3 fatty acids: 0.3 - 1.8 g
Trans fats: <3% of total fat
Vitamins Min Max
vitamin A (Retinol Equivalent):700 mcg - 1600 mcg
vitamin B1 (Thiamine): >1.0mg
vitamin B2 (Riboflavin): >2.1mg
vitamin B3 (Niacin): >13mg
vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid): >4.0mg
vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine): >1.8mg
folates (DFE): >330mcg
vitamin B12(Cyanocobalamin):>2.7 mcg
vitamin C (Ascorbic acid): 80- 220 mg
vitamin D (Cholecalciferol): 15mcg - 20mcg
vitamin E (Tocopherol): >16mg
vitamin K (Phytonadione): >27mcg
Minerals Min Max
Calcium: 535 - 750mg
Phosphorus: 450 - 750mg
Potassium: 800 - 1400mg
Magnesium: 150 - 225mg
Manganese: 1.2 - 2.4mg
Zinc: 11 - 14mg
Copper: 1.4 - 1.9mg
Iron: 10 - 14mg
Iodine: 100- 190mcg
Selenium: 20 - 45mcg
Sodium: <270 mg
*Preferable source of protein: dry skimmed milk protein 5.5-8 g/100 g
Directions for Use
Handwashing is recommended before use. Knead the sachet prior to opening, open sachet at the tear notch at the side or top of the sachet, squeeze out the LNS-MQ and feed the child directly. Provide clean water to the child as needed. Feeding must always be supervised by a caregiver.
1 sachet (50 g) per day per child
Minimum 24 months from manufacturing date.
The product should be kept in a dry and cool place, at temperatures below 30 degrees Celsius.
The primary packaging is portion controlled: each unit of 50 g net packed in sachet/pouches.
300 sachets/pouches per carton.
Weight and Volume
Estimated weight per carton: 15 kg
Estimated volume: 31.7 cdm
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