About Thick & Easy Thickened Beverage, Nectar Thick Liquids
Those with difficulty swallowing can enjoy a delicious, refreshing beverage with Thick & Easy Thickened Beverage, in Nectar Consistency. These mildly thick drinks are specially designed for those with certain kinds of dysphagia. Meeting the International Dysphagia Diet Standardization Initiatives (IDDI) guidelines for Level 2 beverages, this is a “mildly thick” liquid, at a nectar consistency.
Normal liquids are tough for those with dysphagia to swallow, because the weaker throat muscles struggle to block liquids from entering airways, leading to a risk of aspiration. On the other hand, Thick & Easy travels more slowly down the throat, passing safely into the body. Not only is this mildly thick drink designed for those with dysphagia - it’s also delicious! With flavors like apple juice, kiwi strawberry, cranberry juice, and iced tea, these beverages provide a dignified and enjoyable way to get in some extra hydration!
Overall, for those experiencing swallowing difficulties due to a variety of reasons, Thick & Easy Thickened Beverages, nectar consistency, is a great option to have on hand for meals or hydration; as it helps with proper hydration and digestion in addition to making for more enjoyable mealtimes.
Key Benefits & Features
- Thick & Easy Thickened Beverage, Nectar Thick Liquids has a “nectar” consistency and meets Level 2 Guidelines of the International Dysphagia Diet Standardization Initiatives.
- Dignified drinking for those with dysphagia. Well-known favorites like Iced Tea and Apple Juice make it easy to enjoy your favorite beverages, even with dysphagia.
- Tasty flavors like apple juice, cranberry juice, iced tea, and kiwi strawberry make it easy to stay hydrated!
- Loaded with Vitamin C to support a healthy immune system.
Who should use these nectar thick liquids?
Thick & Easy Thickened Beverage in Nectar Consistency is best for those:
- With dysphagia, or difficulty swallowing.
- That meet the criteria for needed a Level 2 thickened beverage, or a nectar consistency.
- Looking for extra hydration.
- That want to add extra vitamin C.
How do you use Thick-it Clear Water?
- Ready to drink, this thickened beverage requires no measuring or mixing -- just enjoy chilled, at room temperature, or frozen into a refreshing treat!
- No refrigeration required for storing, making thickened beverages portable and easy to have on hand.
|Container Size||46 oz. Container|
|Preparation Type||Ready to Use|
|Serving Size||8 oz. Serving|