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CholexMAX®

CholexMAX® is a medical food designed for the dietary management of metabolic cholesterol synthesis disorders, such as Smith-Lemli-Optiz Syndrome (SLOS). Refer to the FAQs page to learn more about this pure, unflavored, enteral powder.


How much CholexMAX® should I take each day?

Daily intake should be determined by your healthcare professional.

How should I consume CholexMAX®?

Measure the recommended amount of CholexMAX® powder using the scoop in the container or by using a gram scale. Consume the powder by either sprinkling on food, mixing into moist foods, very thick liquids, or taking directly by mouth followed with water.

Can I use CholexMAX® in tube feeding formulas?

CholexMAX® is not soluble or dispersible in liquids, so it is not suitable for tube feeding.

How should CholexMAX® be stored?

Unopened bottles should be kept in a cool, dry place. Reseal opened bottles, store in a refrigerator and use within 3 months.

How much cholesterol is in CholexMAX®?

The 75 g container provides 71.25 g cholesterol; 1 level scoop delivers 285 mg of cholesterol. There is 300 mg of powder in 1 scoop of CholexMAX®.

What are the ingredients in CholexMAX®?

It contains pure cholesterol powder and delivers 950 mg of cholesterol for each gram of powder.

Is CholexMAX® nutritionally complete?

No, CholexMAX® should not be used as a sole source of nutrition.

Does CholexMAX® contain allergens?

It is allergen tested at No Detectable Limit (NDL) for egg, dairy, fish, crustacean, corn, soy, gluten, tree nuts, and peanut.

Does CholexMAX® contain other additives?

No, it is free from additives, preservatives, flavorings, & GMOs.