Neocate® Gold

0+ months

  • For the dietary management of infants from birth (0+ months) with cows’ milk allergy, multiple food protein allergy, eosinophilic oesophagitis and other indications where an amino acid-based formula is recommended.
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Flavour  Size  Code  Unit per
Unflavoured 400g 126289 4 2400464

Product Information

A nutritionally complete, amino acid based, powdered infant formula for special dietary use, with medium chain triglycerides (MCT). Available on prescription, fully PHARMAC funded.

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  • Hypoallergenic.
  • Nutritionally complete, suitable as a sole source of nutrition.
  • Contains long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPs) (docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) & arachidonic acid (ARA)).
  • Contains 33% medium chain triglycerides (MCT).
  • Milk and soy protein free.
Important Notice
  • For enteral use only, not for parenteral use.
  • If using a tube feed, hang time should not exceed 4 hours.
  • Suitable as a sole source of nutrition for infants under 1 year of age.
  • Powdered infant formula is not sterile. Infant formula should be prepared immediately prior to feeding.
  • Formula should not be warmed for longer than 15 minutes prior to feeding.
  • Do not boil formula and do not use a microwave oven to prepare or warm formula.
Direction of Use
  • The quantity of feed should be determined by a clinician or dietitian only and is dependent on the age, bodyweight and medical condition of the patient.
  • Each level scoop (4.6g) of Neocate® Gold requires 30ml of water to yield the recommended feed concentration (13.8% w/v).
  • Follow the preparation instructions as stated on the can.
  • Store in a cool, dry place.
  • Use by the date on bottom of the tin.
  • After opening, keep container airtight and use contents within four weeks.
  • Some settling of the powder may occur.
Feeding Guide
Approx. Age of Baby Approx Weight of Baby (kg) Level scoops of powder* Cooled boiled water (ml) Feeds in 24 hours
Birth 3.5 3 90 6
3 months 6 4 120 6
4 months 7.5 6 180 5
7 months 8.5 7 210 5
10 months 9.5 8 240 5
Nutritional Information
Average contents Per 100g Per 100ml*
Energy 2020 kJ 279 kJ
483 kcal 67 kcal
Protein Equivalent 13.5 g 1.9 g
11 %E
Carbohydrates 52 g 7.2 g
43 %E
Sugars 4.6 g 0.63 g
as Lactose 0 g 0 g
Total Fat 24.5 g 3.4 g
46 %E
Saturates 10.3 g 1.4 g
of which MCT 7.7 g 1.1 g
Monounsaturates 8.2 g 1.1 g
Polyunsaturates 4.8 g 0.66 g
of which LA 3565 mg 492 mg
of which ALA 357 mg 49.2 mg
of which DHA 81.6 mg 11.3 mg
of which AA 81.6 mg 11.3 mg
ω6:ω3 ratio 9:1
Fibre 0 0
Sodium 189 mg 26.1 mg
8.2 mmol 1.1 mmol
Potassium 525 mg 72.5 mg
13.4 mmol 1.8 mmol
Calcium 561 mg 77.4 mg
Phosphorus 397 mg 54.8 mg
Magnesium 51 mg 7 mg
Chloride 386 mg 53.3 mg
Ca:P ratio 1.4:1
Vitamin A 406 μg-RE 56 μg-RE
Vitamin D 8.8 μg 1.2 μg
Vitamin E 4.6 mg-α-T.E 0.63 mg-α-T.E
Vitamin K 42.5 μg 5.9 μg
Vitamin C 51.6 mg 7.1 mg
Thiamin 0.54 mg 0.07 mg
Riboflavin 0.54 mg 0.07 mg
Niacin 10.2 mg NE 1.4 mg NE
Vitamin B~6~ 0.54 mg 0.07 mg
Folate 107 μg 14.7 μg
Vitamin B~12~ 1.3 μg 0.18 μg
Biotin 19 μg 2.6 μg
Pantothenic Acid 2.9 mg 0.4 mg
Iron 7.3 mg 1.0 mg
Zinc 5.3 mg 0.73 mg
Manganese 200 μg 27.6 μg
Copper 410 μg 56.6 μg
Iodine 100 μg 13.8 μg
Molybdenum 11.3 μg 1.6 μg
Selenium 14.5 μg 2.0 μg
Chromium 10.6 μg 1.5 μg
Choline 95.4 mg 13.2 mg
Inositol 108 mg 14.9 mg
Nucleotides 23.32 mg 3.22 mg
Osmolality 340 mOsmol/kgH₂O
*At the recommended concentration of 13.8% w/v
MCT – Medium Chain Triglycerides
LA – Linoleic Acid
ALA – Alpha Linoleic Acid
DHA – Docosahexaenoic Acid
AA – Arachidonic Acid

Dried glucose syrup, Refined Vegetable Oil (Medium Chain Triglycerides (Palm Kernel and/or Coconut Oil), High Oleic Sunflower Oil, Sunflower Oil, Canola Oil), L-Arginine L – Aspartate, L-Leucine, L-Lysine Acetate, L-Glutamine, L-Proline, Emulsifier (E472c), L-Valine, Glycine, L-Isoleucine, Dipotassium Phosphate, L-Threonine, L-Phenylalanine, L Tyrosine, L-Serine, Calcium Phosphate Dibasic, L-Histidine, L-Alanine, Sodium Chloride, Tripotassium Citrate, Tricalcium Phosphate, L-Cystine, Magnesium Chloride, L-Tryptophan, Calcium Carbonate, Tricalcium Citrate, Calcium Glycerophosphate, Choline Bitartrate, L-methionine, High Arachidonic Acid Single Cell Vegetable oil, Magnesium LAspartate, High Docosahexaenoic Acid Single Cell Vegetable Oil, , M- Inositol, L-Ascorbic Acid, Taurine, Ferrous Sulphate, Zinc Sulphate, L-carnitine, Uridine 5’monophospate Disodium salt, Cytidine 5’ monophosphate, Nicotinamide, Inosine, 5’ monophosphate, Disodium Salt, Adenosine 5’ monophosphate, Calcium D- Pantothenate, Guanosine 5’ – monophosphate Disodium Salt, Antioxidants (E304i, E306, E307), DL-alpha Tocopheryl Acetate, Copper Sulphate, Thiamine hydrochloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Manganese Sulphate, Riboflavin, Vitamin A Acetate, Potassium Iodide, Folic Acid, Chomium Chloride, Vitamin K1, Sodium Selenite, Sodium Molybdate, D-Biotin, Vitamin D3, Cyanocobalamin.Nucleotides: Cytidine – 5′ monophosphate, uridine – 5′ monophosphate, adenosine – 5′ monophosphate, inosine – 5′ monophosphate, guanosine – 5′ monophosphate.

BREAST MILK IS BEST FOR BABIES: Professional advice should be followed before using an infant formula. Introducing partial bottle feeding could negatively affect breast feeding. Good maternal nutrition is important for breast feeding and reversing a decision not to breast feed may be difficult. Infant formula should be used as directed. Proper use of an infant formula is important to the health of the infant. Social and financial implications should be considered when selecting a method of feeding. Infant Formula product for special dietary use to be used under medical supervision. This product is not suitable for general use.FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS ONLY.