ARGINAID® Arginine Powder 9.2g Sachet

Size:56 x 9.2g sachet

Available in 2 flavours

  • Lemon
  • Orange

Product details

Nestle Health Science
ARGINAID® is a fat free arginine powder designed for people with chronic wounds. Suitable for oral or tube feed use and provides 0.11 kcal/mL.

ARGINAID® powder is a medical food arginine module specially formulated for the dietary management of altered physiologic or metabolic conditions that respond to increased arginine intake.
Nitrogen information:
- One serving of ARGINAID® powder provides 4.5g of the amino acid L-arginine (1.4 grams nitrogen)
- A single amino acid does not meet the dietary requirement for protein.

Mixes quickly and easily with water.

Clinical Indications
Energy Density(1) 0.11 kcal/ml 0.44 kJ/ml
Energy Distribution
Protein 68% L-Arginine (4.5g Per Serve)
Carbohydrate 32% Citric Acid and Malic Acid
Fat 0%
Nonprotein Calorie: Nitrogen Ratio ......................................... 5:1
Calorie: Nitrogen Ratio ......................................... 18:1
Osmolality ......................................... 170m0sm/kg Water
(1) Based on 1 sachet plus 237mL water.
  • Burn injury
  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Skin breakdown
  • Ulcers on legs and feet
  • Chronic and slow to heal wounds (i.e. take more than 4-6 weeks to heal)
  • Ingredients

    Orange Flavour:  L-arginine Powder, Citric and Malic Acids, Sodium Ascorbate, Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E source), and less than 2% of Aspartame (sweetener)*, Acesulfame Potassium (sweetener), Natural and Artificial Flavour, Colour (Beet Juice, Turmeric and Annatto Extracts).  *Phenylketonurics: Contains Phenylalanine


    Store unopened power packets at room temperature. After mixing, cover and refrigerate any unused portions. Use within 24 hours. Stir briskly before use.


    Mix content of single-serving packet with 6-8fl oz of water, stir briskly and consume.

    Mix one packet of ARGINAID® with 120-180mL warm water. Mix and administer by syringe down the feeding tube.

    Take 2 servings of ARGINAID® per day. Take for a minimum of 2 weeks or until the wound has healed.
    Servings may vary according to individual assessment by a qualified health care provider.

    Nutritional information
    ARGINAID® Arginine Powder Orange
    Servings Per Pack:  14
    Serving Size:  9.2g (Powder)
    Average Quantity
    per Serving
    Average Quantity
    per 100g
    Energy 105 kJ 1137 kJ
        25 Cal 272 Cal
        - L-Arginine 4.5 g 48.9 g
    Fat-total 0.0 g 0 g
        - Saturated 0.0 g 0 g
    Carbohydrate 2.0 g 21.74 g
    Sodium 30.0 mg 326 mg
    Vitamin C    
    Vitamin E    
    Potassium 5.0 mg 54 mg

     Contains 4.5g per packet of the amino acid L-arginine - a key building
    block of protein