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Table 1 Energy, macronutrient composition, dietary fiber and viscosity of liquid enteral nutrition formula with or without pectin

From: Fluorescence imaging in vivo visualizes delayed gastric emptying of liquid enteral nutrition containing pectin

  EN EN with pectin
Energy, kcal/100 mL 78.6 80
Protein; Carbohydrate; Fat, g/100 kcal 4.0; 15.9; 2.2 4; 16.8; 2.2
Total Dietary Fiber, g/100 kcal 0.5 1.4
- Pectin1, g/100 kcal 0 0.9
Viscosity of EN, mPas ∙ s2 4.9 9.0
  1. EN, Enteral nutrition. 1Calculated pectin calories, 2 kcal/g. 2Measured at 12 rpm at 25 degrees C using Brookfield Viscometer.