Resource ThickenUp Clear

ThickenUp Clear

THICKENUP® CLEAR is an innovative instant food & drink thickener for individuals with swallowing difficulties (dysphagia). Eating and drinking can become a challenge. ThickenUp® Clear helps them drink, eat and nourish more safely to maintain the enjoyment of mealtimes.

Product Features

  • Transparent
  • Tasteless and odourless
  • Rapid thickening and stabilization
  • Amylase resistant

Suitable for:

  • Individuals with swallowing difficulties or dysphagia


Maltodextrin, Thickeners (Xanthan gum, Potassium chloride)

Recommended Usage:

IDDSI Framework Level 1 Slightly thick Level 2 Mildly thick Level 3 Moderately thick Level 4 Extremely thick
200 ml liquids (water, juice*, tea, coffee) 1 scoop 2 scoops 4 scoops 6** scoops

1 scoop = 1.2 g

*Level may vary across manufacturer/ brands

**For Level 4 Extremely thick liquids, evaluated IDDSI compliant based on Spoon Tilt Test.

It is the responsibility of the person administering ThickenUp® Clear to ensure that the liquid is mixed to the appropriate consistency.