The Medical Nutrition business sector encompasses a large range of brands and dietary products for specific
medical purposes, used for treating patients with rare hereditary metabolic disorders, allergies and other conditions which necessitate a medically-balanced diet.
Due to their extremely low protein content, the products in the MEVALIA Low Protein range are ideal for people with hereditary metabolic disorders, such as phenylketonuria
(PKU), and for people with chronic kidney disease who follow a strictly low-protein diet.
Amino acid mixtures
The pure L-amino acid mixtures are characterised by their high quality, and add to the range of products for people with hereditary protein metabolism disorders. The amino
acid mixtures allow those affected to get their intake of the vital protein building blocks found in a normal diet.
MCT – medium-chain fats
The special oils and fats from the Ceres-MCT brand, consisting of medium-chain fats, are suitable for treating patients with fat metabolism disorders and fat malabsorption
disorders, and for those on a ketogenic diet. For these patients, the benefits of MCTs compared to conventional long-chain fats (LCTs) include comparatively
easy digestion and metabolism of the fats.