Anyone try that EAS sport supplement???

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HabsHockeyFan
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   Posted 2/5/2008 6:19 AM (GMT -7)   
I actually like Ensure, but would like something that was lower calorie.  I saw the Brady Quinn commercial for this sports protein supplement.  Anyone try it?  how does it taste?  I am going to check out the claorie and protein counts again, but was thinking of it as an option for those no solid food days.  Want to try it before I "have to have" something.
Dx'd '90 (emergency rupture), symptoms ignored long before that, '03 fistulas and bad flagyl reactions, B12 weekly, Pentasa [until I surrender to the bigger meds]
I'm riding on the escalator of life....


Zanne
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   Posted 2/5/2008 6:26 AM (GMT -7)   
I was thinking about it too. I saw it in the store the other day. It was a tiny bottle and expensive. I don't remember exactly how much, but my Yankee upbringing said TOO much for the size of the bottle. It also was a convenience store so the price may have been jacked way up. I will be interested to hear what you think of it.
Suzanne

CD 19 years offically, 29 unofficially. 3 resections '93, '95 '97
Symptoms constantly but all tests show only minor ulcerations. Currently having multiple episodes of gastritis with no known cause.


Prednisone, 6MP,Prevacid, B12 shots, Bentyl, Xifaxan.....


chroniemomx2
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   Posted 2/5/2008 8:26 AM (GMT -7)   
I posted it on FitzyK23's post about what to eat.....

I usually drink one for breakfast. They aren't cheap....but worth it I think......here is the nutrition facts...

This is for the EAS AdvantEDGE carb control (they have one that isn't carb control)

110 calories
3 fat
540 potassium
4 carbs
2 fiber
17 protein
and numerous others viamins that are around 20%, some are 40%

I get the premixed drinks, so the powder might be cheaper....i haven't looked into that or even if they have it like that. I get it at Wal-Mart.

HabsHockeyFan
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   Posted 2/5/2008 10:37 AM (GMT -7)   
Thanks CMomx2!  i will check out the costs here.  If it is a lost more than Ensure, I may stick with that.  The fat and calories are better though.  I'm a fat Crohnnie, so I always try to keep the calories down on the supplements.  Oh if only Ensure will sell their light version again!

Dx'd '90 (emergency rupture), symptoms ignored long before that, '03 fistulas and bad flagyl reactions, B12 weekly, Pentasa [until I surrender to the bigger meds]
I'm riding on the escalator of life....

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