You have been prescribed home tube feeding, or liquid nutrition through a tube. The formula that you are prescribed is designed to meet your specific diet needs.

Please see the video to the right to learn more about

  • Different types of feeding tubes and supplies
  • Proper way to perform tube feedings
  • How to care for your feeding tube
  • Tips to manage common issues and prevent problems
  • Possible side effects from tube feeding and what to do if they occur
  • When to call your doctor

Your health care team will also give you written instructions before you leave the hospital.