Thick-It has been highly recommended by doctors, speech-language pathologists and dietitians for people with dysphagia in hospitals, nursing homes, rehabilitation facilities and at home.
Thick-It Instant Food and Beverage Thickener produces any desired consistency quickly, easily and controllably without changing the taste or appearance of hot and cold foods and beverages.
* This product will be stable for up to 30 months when stored unopened in a cool, dry place.
- Slowly add the contents of this packet to 4 fl. oz. of liquid while stirring briskly with a spoon, fork or whisk until thickener has dissolved. Let thickened liquid stand 30 seconds to 1 minute to achieve desired consistency and serve. When mixed with milk or nutritional supplement drink, stir briskly, let stand 5 to 10 minutes, stir and serve.
- One packet will thicken most liquids to nectar-like consistency in accordance to viscosity standards of the National Dysphagia Diet.
- The natural viscosity of the liquid being thickened and its serving temperature impact the amount of Thick-It® Instant Food and Beverage Thickener required.
- For best results, consume within 30 minutes of mixing.
- For Pudding-Like Consistency: Add two packets to 4 fl. oz. liquid.
Modified Food Starch and Maltodextrin.