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.