Specialty Formulas
Specialty Formulas

Aptamil® Feed Thickener

Breast milk/breast milk substitute thickener

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Product Information

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.


If you have any questions about Aptamil Feed Thickener, please contact our team of professionals on 1800 438 500 or email us.

Nutrition

Nutritional Information

Average Quantity Per Serving 4g Average Quantity Per 100g
NUTRITION INFORMATION
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

Ingredients List

Maltodextrin, thickener (carob bean gum).

Allergen May Be Present: Milk

Feeding Guide

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 &amp; 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

Step 1

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.

Empty spoon

Step 2

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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Formula Stage

All Ages

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