Aptamil Feed Thickener is a premium specialty thickening agent. It may be mixed with breast milk, standard infant formulas or some specialty infant formulas, to help manage regurgitation issues. In all cases, it should only be used under medical supervision. It can be used safely and effectively to thicken infant feeds but should never be used as a sole source of nutrition.
- This product is not an infant formula, breast milk substitute or complete food
- Failure to follow directions can be harmful for your baby
- Designed for use only under medical supervision
- Not suitable for use with premature infants
- 380g tin format
A premium feed thickener to support infants with regurgitation.
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|Average Quantity Per Serving 4g||Average Quantity Per 100g|
|Serving size: 1 scoop (4g)|
|Servings per can: 95|
|Energy||14.4 kcal||361 kcal|
|60 kJ||1510 kJ|
|Protein||<1.0 g||<1.0 g|
|Fat, total||<1.0 g||<1.0 g|
|— Saturated||<1.0 g||<1.0 g|
|Carbohydrate||3.3 g||83 g|
|— Sugars||3.3 g||83 g|
|Dietary Fibre||0.46 g||11.6 g|
|Sodium||0.17 mg||4.3 mg|
Maltodextrin, thickener (carob bean gum).
Allergen May Be Present: Milk
For breastfed infants
Aptamil Feed Thickener can be mixed with a small amount of cooled boiled water or expressed breast milk and fed as a gel before, during or directly after the breastfeed. Alternatively, it can be mixed with expressed breast milk to thicken the feed.
For formula fed infants
Aptamil Feed Thickener can be used to thicken standard infant formula products, or specialty formulas. If an infant is on standard formula & requires a thickened feed, Aptamil Gold+ Reflux Infant formula, which already contains a thickener, is recommended.
Reminder: This product is not an infant formula or complete food for infants.
Not suitable for use with premature infants.
Only to be used under medical supervision. Consult your healthcare professional for advice.
How To Prepare
Reminder: For use under medical supervision only. Only use the scoop provided with the tin. Do not prepare feeds in advance as thickness will increase when standing or refrigerated. Discard unfinished feeds immediately.Use expressed breast milk, or prepare infant formula as directed.
Add 1 scoop (4g) of Aptamil Feed Thickener per 100ml of breast milk or formula to the bottle. Shake vigorously. A medium to fast flow teat is recommended unless otherwise advised.
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