Supplemental nutrition is needed for individuals who can still take food orally, but need to balance out their diet for overall health and immunity, or increase weight and/or height gain.
Supplemental Formula & Shakes
Rice Home Medical carries supplemental formulas and shakes to provide a complete, balanced nutrition fortified with minerals and essential nutrients and high in protein to help patients gain and maintain a healthy weight. We carry Ensure/Ensure +, Jevity, and Osmolite products.
PediaSure® healthy drinks and protein shakes provide balanced nutrition for your child’s growth and development and is shown to help kids gain weight in just eight weeks. Pediasure is suitable for children with lactose and gluten intolerance, and has multiple flavors to satisfy picky eaters.
Ensure has been developed for weak, fragile adults or elderly people who are low on energy levels. It has higher amounts of Vitamin A, Vitamin B12, biotin, selenium, copper, magnesium, chromium, and niacin.
Insurance coverage should always be verified with one of Rice Home Medical’s customer service representatives. Some insurances may cover supplemental nutrition. Eligibility can vary by policy plan.