Thick-It® Instant Food Thickener
by PRECISION FOODS
Produced to improve eating pleasure for people with swallowing disorders or dysphagia. Excellently thickens hot or cold beverages and pureed foods without changing appearance or affecting flavor. Lessens the risk of aspiration, will not bind liquids and promotes hydration. Dissolves immediately and provides calories without overthickening. 30 calories, 15 mg sodium and 7 g carbohydrates per serving (2 Tbsp.).
Thickens Hot or Cold Foods
Will Not Alter Food Appearance or Taste
Decreases Risk of Aspiration
Will Not Bind Liquids
Contains Modified Cornstarch and Maltodextrin
Sold as one 30 oz can of powder.
Ideal for thicking liquids and foods, it doesn't change the appearance or taste. It can be used on hot or cold, thin or thick liquids and pureed food to any desired consistency quickly, easily and controllably. Depending on the amount of Thick-It powder you use, you can achieve nectar-like, honey-like or pudding-like consistencies. You can thicken fruit juices, carbonated beverages, milk, tea, coffee, lemonade, broth, pureed vegetables, pureed meats and more.
Recommended by speech-language pathologists and dietitians.
These products are designed to keep your loved one safe, while living at home longer.