CENTERVILLE, Ohio, April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Functional Formularies® announced today that Coram® CVS Specialty™ Infusion Services is making their groundbreaking feeding tube and oral meal replacement formulas available to Coram's large customer base. Liquid Hope® and Nourish®, adult and pediatric certified organic, whole foods, nutritionally complete formulas, will be available through Coram, making the products even more accessible to thousands of individuals and families coping with a wide-range of challenging health conditions, from cancer to ALS, Parkinson's and MS.
"Market demand for our products is amazing. Families have come to understand the value superior nutrition can bring to their loved ones," says Founder and CEO Robin Gentry McGee. "We are thrilled that Coram will make it possible for thousands more adults and children to experience the benefits of our whole foods feeding tube formulas."
Gentry McGee developed the company's flagship product, Liquid Hope in 2006 for her father after he suffered a traumatic brain injury. "Our new partnership with Coram shows the industry, that has historically been built on sugar-filled formulas, has been flipped on it's head, which is exactly what we set out to accomplish. Consumers now have a choice."
These groundbreaking products are the world's first certified organic, nutritionally complete, shelf-stable, whole foods feeding tube formulas and oral meal replacements, with:
- No artificial ingredients, no added sugar, no sweeteners, no fruit juice
- Complete plant-based protein
- Dairy-free, gluten-free, soy-free, corn-free
- Naturally occurring whole food fiber to support GI health
- Low omega 6 to omega 3 fatty acid ratio
The products have a two-year shelf life without preservatives and meet all food safety requirements and GRAS, HACCP, and CGMPS standards. The products are also Medicare and Medicaid approved with approximately 95% of customers qualifying for insurance coverage.
Functional Formularies is a privately owned company located in Centerville, Ohio. The company manufactures the world's first certified organic, nutritionally complete, shelf-stable feeding tube formula and oral meal replacement products: Liquid Hope, a sole-source nutrition formula for adults and Nourish, optimized for pediatrics. www.functionalformularies.com
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