Purathick Natural Thickener thickens hot and cold liquids for people requiring a modified diet, commonly recommended for people with swallowing difficulties, also known as dysphagia.
Purathick Natural is a powder thickener, when mixed with hot or cold liquids, creates a smooth, tasteless, odorless thickened consistency. Purathick is best mixed with a frother/mixer or shaker.
Made of 3 simple ingredients: Organic Tapioca Maltodextrin, Tara Gum, and Calcium Carbonate.
Purathick is hypoallergenic, free of corn, wheat, gluten, soy, whey, casein, lactose & dairy. It is also non-GMO, vegan & made with kosher pareve ingredients.
Thickened beverages are sometimes recommended for the management of conditions present with dysphagia. Always consult a medical professional before thickening liquids to ensure it is appropriate for your individual needs.
Not for use with infants or children under one year old. Do not use if galactosemia or allergy to galactomannans is suspected. There are very few cases of allergies to galactomannans reported in academic literature. If an allergic reaction occurs, discontinue use immediately and seek medical attention.
Each scoop (2.4g) thickens 5-6 fl oz to mildly thick (nectar) or 3-4 fl oz to moderately thick (honey).