IMPACT ADVANCED RECOVERY® Drink is a unique beverage specially formulated to support the body’s immune system after major surgery.

IMPACT® formulas have been studied in dozens of clinical trials and thousands of patients, and have been shown to help promote better outcomes in patients undergoing major surgery.

Ask your health care provider if IMPACT Advanced Recovery® Drink is right for you.

Prepare your body for surgery. Get back home sooner.

Good nutrition is essential for everyday life. When you're about to put your body through the stress of surgery, it is even more important.

Key Benefits

A unique blend of 3 key nutrients in quantities that would be a challenge to get from a normal diet alone:

  • Arginine, an amino acid that can increase blood flow and help support immune function

  • Omega-3 Fatty Acids from fish oils to help manage inflammation

  • Dietary Nucleotides to help rebuild immune cells

Nutritional information

Each drink (178 mL) contains:

  • 200


  • 18g


  • 4.2g



  • 1.1g

    Omega 3 (EPA+DHA)

  • 430mg

    Dietary Nucleotides1

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Ingredients: Nonfat Milk, Sugar, Maltodextrin, Cocoa processed with Alkali, Lactose, Vitamins and Minerals, Soy Lecithin, Carrageenan, Natural and Artificial Flavor, Salt.

Vitamins and Minerals: Calcium Phosphate, Magnesium Hydroxide, Sodium Ascorbate (Vitamin C), Ferric Orthophosphate (Iron), Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E), Niacinamide, Copper Gluconate, Zinc Oxide, Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Sulfate, Vitamin A Palmitate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Thiamine Mononitrate, Biotin, Vitamin K1, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3, Vitamin B12

Surgical Evidence with IMPACT 
Advanced Recovery® Drink

There are many types of surgeries performed each year. If you're undergoing major surgery, a specially formulated immunonutrition drink like IMPACT Advanced Recovery® Drink can support your body's immune function and promote better outcomes.

IMPACT Advanced Recovery® Drink is proven to reduce the risk of infections after major surgery and has been studied in the following types of patients:

  • Cardiac Surgery

    Including: Heart Surgery, Value Replacement, Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG)

  • Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer Surgery

    Including: Pancreas Surgery (Pancreatectomy, Whipple Procedure), Stomach Surgery (Gastrectomy), Esophagus Surgery (Esophagectomy), Colon Surgery (Colorectal Surgery)

  • Gynecological Oncology Surgery

    Including: Uterus Removal (Hysterectomy)

  • Head and Neck Surgery

    Including: Oral Cancer Surgery and surgeries for Laryngeal and Oropharyngeal Cancers


  • Bladder Cancer Surgery

    Including: Cystectomy and Radical Cystectomy (Bladder Removal)

  • Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Hip Surgery

    Including: Total Hip Arthroplasty (Hip Replacement)

  • Non-Small cell Lung Cancer Surgery


Videos & Resources

IMPACT Advanced Recovery Drink® works

Watch a short video to see how IMPACT Advanced Recovery® Drink works, helping to prepare your body for major surgery

IMPACT Advanced Recovery® Drink fact sheet

Share with your doctor the IMPACT Advanced Recovery® Drink fact sheet

Meet CARL. He's having major surgery next week.

Meet CARL. He's having major surgery next week.


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