Souvenaid®

Souvenaid® Information Sheet

  • Below you will find some important information to consider before you start taking Souvenaid®. Click the link to the right to print this page and take it with you to your healthcare professional.
  • Souvenaid® contains a unique combination of nutrients, called FortasynTMConnect, designed to meet the specific nutritional needs of people in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease. These include omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids(fish oil), uridine monophosphate and choline, together with phospholipids, B vitamins and other nutrients at levels difficult to achieve from normal dietary intake alone. Together, these nutrients have been shown to nutritionally support memory function in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease.

    Souvenaid® is a once a day multi-nutrient drink available in a 125ml bottle in 2 flavours - vanilla and strawberry

    List of the key nutrients in 125ml bottle of Souvenaid®

    EPA* (fish oil)
    300mg
    DHA** (fish oil)
    1200mg
    Phospholipids
    106mg
    Choline
    400mg
    UMP (uridine monophosphate)
    625mg
    Vitamin E
    40mg
    Vitamin C
    80mg
    Selenium
    60µg
    Vitamin B12
    3µg
    Vitamin B6
    1mg
    Folic acid
    400µg

    * EPA = eicosapentaenoic acid
    ** DHA = docosahexaenoic acid

    Nutritional composition of 125ml bottle of Souvenaid®

    Energy, kcal
    125
    Protein, g
    3.8
    Carbohydrate, g
    16.5
    Fat, g
    4.9

     

    • Souvenaid® is not suitable as a sole source of nutrition and should only be used in addition to normal dietary intake.
    • Souvenaid® contains ingredients obtained from milk, fish and soy. People who have an allergy to milk protein, fish or soy may not be able to consume Souvenaid®.
    • Souvenaid® is not suitable for people with Galactosaemia.
    • Souvenaid® is gluten free. People with Coeliac disease or gluten sensitivity can consume Souvenaid®.
    • Souvenaid® is lactose free. People with lactose intolerance can consume Souvenaid®.
    • People with diabetes can consume Souvenaid®. However, Souvenaid® does contain carbohydrate and as with other foods containing carbohydrate, it is advisable for people with diabetes to monitor their blood glucose levels in consultation with their diabetes medical team.

     

  • Souvenaid® is a Food for Special Medical Purposes for the dietary management of the early stages of Alzheimer's disease and must be used under medical supervision. Consult with your doctor, nurse or pharmacist for advice.