Kate Farms Peptide Formulas

Made for tolerance for ages 1+

Pediatric Peptide 1.0 and 1.5

Complete plant-based, organic peptide formula with hydrolyzed pea protein. Made for tolerance to provide nutritional support for pediatric patients with impaired GI function. Sole-source nutrition formula for oral or tube feeding use and for children 1-13 years of age. Made without common allergens such as milk, eggs, fish, shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, soybeans, or sesame. Gluten-Free. USDA Organic. Non-GMO Project Verified. Available in great-tasting vanilla flavor. Plain flavor also available for Pediatric Peptide 1.5.

Nutritional Applications

For ages 1 and up. Specially formulated for ages 1-13.

May provide nutritional support for patients with:

  • Intolerance to other formulas

  • Malabsorption

  • Food allergy or intolerance

  • Shortened feeding schedule/volume restriction (Pediatric Peptide 1.5)

  • TPN transition/dual therapy

  • Malnutrition

  • Aging out of an infant elemental formula*

  • Appropriate for a peptide challenge*

  • Impaired GI function related to short bowel syndrome, cystic fibrosis, pancreatitis, Crohn’s/IBD, cow’s milk protein allergy, eosinophilic esophagitis, FPIES (not appropriate for pea allergy), celiac disease, cerebral palsy, chronic diarrhea, and more

  • Lactose-free, vegan, plant-based, gluten-free diets

  • Oral and tube feeding use

HCPCS B4161

Features

  • Made for tolerance

  • Organic hydrolyzed pea protein

  • Low osmolality that may support GI tolerance

  • Organic MCT oil for easy fat absorption

  • Organic phytonutrient blend

  • Key nutrients like vitamins A, C, D, E and zinc to help support immunity

  • Great-tasting organic vanilla flavor

  • Kosher

  • No common allergens such as milk, eggs, fish, shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, soybeans, or sesame

  • No non-nutritive or artificial sweeteners and no artificial flavors, colors, or preservatives


Kate Farms formulas: Plant-based and clinically demonstrated

Pediatric patients who switched to Kate Farms (n=159) reported improved tolerance, weight gain, and adherence1‡
  • 90.6% gained or maintained weight

  • 89.6% improved adherence§ with Kate Farms compared to 48.4% on previous formula

In our latest study, pediatric patients who switched from a hypoallergenic formula to Kate Farms (n=73) reported improved or stable GI tolerance, weight gain or maintenance, and demonstrated adherence and safety2||
  • 94.5% tolerated better or the same

  • 94.5% gained or maintained weight#

  • 94.5% adhered to the treatment plan**

  • 98.6% reported no adverse reaction††

Read all our research here.

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Samples for Trial

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Footnotes:

* It is up to the discretion of the HCP to determine if Kate Farms is an appropiate alternative to an amino acid product based on the patient’s medical condition.

† Kate Farms formulas contain all 9 essential amino acids from pea protein with added L-Cysteine and L-Tryptophan to provide a Protein Digestibility Corrected Amino Acid Score (PDCAAS) of 1.0.

‡ Formulas included in the study were Kate Farms Pediatric Standard 1.2, Standard 1.0, Pediatric Peptide 1.5, and Peptide 1.5.

§ Adherence defined as consuming >= 75% of the formula prescribed.

|| Research funding provided by Kate Farms, Inc. Formulas included in the study were Kate Farms Pediatric Peptide 1.0, Pediatric Peptide 1.5, and Pediatric Standard 1.2.

¶ 38.4% (n=28) had improved GI tolerance (clinicians reported improvement in abdominal pain, reflux, diarrhea, constipation, bloating, nausea, vomiting, and/or early satiety); 56.2% (n=41) had no change in GI tolerance.

# 64.4% (n=47) gained weight: 30.1% (n=22) maintained weight.

** Adherence defined as receiving at least 75% of the recommended amount.

†† No adverse reaction was the measure for safety. One patient was noted to have diarrhea.

‡‡ Included in the comparison are Nestle Peptamen® Jr Fiber and Peptamen® Jr. 1.5 and Abbott PediaSure® Peptide 1.0 and PediaSure® Peptide 1.5. These are trademarks of entities unrelated to Kate Farms. Product information accessed January 2023 from manufacturer product guides, websites, marketing literature, and product packaging.

§§ Nestle Peptamen® Jr Fiber and Peptamen® Jr. 1.5.

|||| Abbott PediaSure® Peptide 1.0 and PediaSure® Peptide 1.5.

References:

1. Cohen SA, et al. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr.. 2020;71(suppl 1):S454-456.

2. Al-Tawil Y, et al. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2022;75(S1):S482-483.

3. Holscher HD, Doligale JL, et al. Gastrointestinal tolerance and utilization of agave inulin by healthy adults. Food Funct. 2014;5(6):1142-1149. doi:10.1039/c3fo60666j