Nestlé Health Science
ARGINAID EXTRA® Arginine-Intensive Drink is a ready-to-serve beverage containing supplemental levels of L-arginine, zinc and vitamins C and E. It is designed to support the unique nutritional needs of individuals with wounds. (This is a high-nitrogen and high-phosphorus product that may not be appropriate for individuals with impaired renal function.)
ARGINAID® Extra is a fat free L-Arginine oral supplement with Vitamin C, E and Zinc to help manage wound healing(1) and provides 1.06 kcal/mL. Not recommended for tube feed use.
ARGINAID EXTRA® Arginine-Intensive Drink provides calories and protein, as well as, other essential nutrients required to help protect and maintain lean muscle mass.
Reference: (1). Desneves KJ , Todorovic BE , Cassar A , Crowe TC. Treatment with supplementary arginine , vitamin C and zinc in patients with pressure ulcers: a randomised controlled trial. Clinical Nutrition (2005) 24 , 979-987.