For birds needing an easily assimilated source of nutrients. For medical and surgical patients that are recovering from pansystemic failure. For nutritional support of a bird during the transition phase of a diet change. For birds in which anorexia has slowed gastrointestinal emptying time. Also used as a handfeeding diet for growth from hatching to fledging of small insectivorous birds with an apparent inability to digest cornstarch. Species include bushtits, wrentits, vireos, wrens & smaller flycatchers and warblers.