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Cow & Gate nutriprem 2 post discharge formula

Cow & Gate nutriprem 2 post-discharge formula is a food for special medial purposes (FSMP). For the dietary management of preterm and low birthweight infants post-discharge. It has been formulated with vitamins and minerals to help meet the nutritional requirements of preterm and low birthweight infants when they are discharged from the hospital. It can be used for infants up to 6 months corrected age before moving onto a standard infant diet.

Cow & Gate nutriprem 2 post-discharge formula:

  • Contains higher levels of nutrients than infant milks used for term infants, to support catch-up growth and development for preterm infants¹⁻³
  • Can be used for preterm and low birthweight infants up to 6 months corrected aged

Lactose (from milk), Skimmed milk, Vegetable oils (High oleic sunflower oil, Rapeseed oil, Sunflower oil, Medium chain triglycerides (Coconut oil, Palm oil), Evening primrose oil), Galacto-oligosaccharides (GOS) (from milk), Whey protein (from milk), Anhydrous milk fat, Maltodextrin, Phospholipid (from egg), Fructo-oligosaccharides (FOS), Calcium carbonate, Fish oil, Calcium phosphate, Sodium chloride, Oil from Mortierella alpina, Magnesium hydrogen phosphate, Potassium citrate, Inositol, Choline chloride, Potassium hydroxide, Vitamin C, Emulsifier (Soy lecithin), Taurine, Iron sulphate, Zinc sulphate, Vitamin E, L-Carnitine, Cytidine 5′-monophosphate, Niacin, Uridine 5′-monophosphate sodium salt, Pantothenic acid, Inosine 5′-monophosphate sodium salt, Antioxidant (Ascorbyl palmitate), Adenosine 5′-monophosphate, Guanosine 5′-monophosphate sodium salt, Copper sulphate, Vitamin A, Thiamin, Vitamin B6, Riboflavin, Folic acid, Potassium iodide, Sodium selenite, Vitamin K1, Manganese sulphate, Biotin, Vitamin D3, Vitamin B12.

Allergy Advice. For allergens, see ingredients in bold.

Ingredients:Water, Skimmed milk, Lactose (from milk), Vegetable oils (High oleic sunflower oil, Rapeseed oil, Sunflower oil, Medium chain triglycerides (Coconut oil, Palm oil), Evening primrose oil), Galacto-oligosaccharides (GOS) (from milk), Anhydrous milk fat, Maltodextrin, Whey protein (from milk), Phospholipid (from egg), Precipitated milk minerals, Fructo-oligosaccharides (FOS), Fish oil, Acidity regulator (citric acid), Calcium hydroxide, Potassium hydrogen carbonate, Potassium chloride, Inositol, Oil from Mortierella alpina, Vitamin C, Choline chloride, Emulsifier (Soy lecithin), Iron lactate, Taurine, Sodium chloride, Potassium hydroxide, Zinc sulphate, Vitamin E, Magnesium oxide, L-Carnitine, Cytidine 5′-monophosphate, Niacin, Uridine 5′-monophosphate sodium salt, Pantothenic acid, Inosine 5′-monophosphate sodium salt, Antioxidant (Ascorbyl palmitate), Adenosine 5′-monophosphate, Guanosine 5′-monophosphate sodium salt, Thiamin, Riboflavin, Vitamin A, Vitamin B6, Copper sulphate, Folic acid, Potassium iodide, Vitamin K1, Sodium selenite, Manganese sulphate, Biotin, Vitamin D3, Vitamin B12.

Allergy Advice. For allergens, see ingredients in bold.

Prebiotic oligosaccharides are non-digestible oligosaccharides that occur naturally in breastmilk. They feed the beneficial bifidobacteria in the gut, encouraging their growth. Our prebiotic oligosaccharides mixture of GOS/FOS is clinically proven to have positive health benefits for preterm infants4-6

Liquid:
1. Wash hands and sterilise all utensils according to manufacturer’s instructions.

2. Shake bottle well. Pour the required amount of milk into a sterilised feeding bottle.

3. Serve at room temperature, or warmed if desired. If warmed, check temperature of feed. Discard unfinished milk in the feeding bottle as soon as possible, and always within 1 hour.

Powder:
1. Wash hands and sterilise all utensils according to manufacturer’s instructions.

2. Boil 1 litre of freshly run water. Leave kettle to cool for 30 minutes and no longer. Measure the required amount of water (refer to feeding guide) into a sterilised bottle. Be careful of scalding. Do not use artificially softened or repeatedly boiled water.

3. Using the scoop provided, level off the powder with a clean, dry knife. Do not press/heap the powder.

4. Add one scoop to every 30ml (1 fl oz) of water. Never add extra scoops or anything else to your baby’s feed. Cap the bottle and shake well (for 10 seconds) to dissolve powder. Remove cap and replace with a sterilised teat.

5. Cool under running tap. Check temperature of feed. Feed immediately.

*Please see packaging for further information regarding preparation instructions. Tins should stored in a cool, dry place; do not refrigerate, and use contents within four weeks of opening. Ready-to-feed 200ml bottles must be refrigerated immediately after opening and used within 8 hours. If fed directly from the 90ml ready-to-feed bottle, discard contents within 1 hour of opening. Store ready-to-feed bottles in a cool, dry place away from sunlight before.

  • Levels of most vitamins and minerals in Cow & Gate nutriprem 2 post-discharge formula are higher than in infant milks used for term infants. It is nutritionally complete therefore additional nutrient supplementation may not be needed for bottlefed preterm infants post discharge7
  • For enteral use only
  • Not suitable for vegetarians

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Important notice

Breastfeeding is best for babies. Cow & Gate nutriprem 2 post discharge formula is a food for special medical purposes for the dietary management of preterm and low birthweight infants post discharge. It should only be used under medical supervision, after full consideration of the feeding options available including breastfeeding. Suitable for use as the sole source of nutrition for preterm and low birthweight infants until 6 months corrected age.

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  4. Boehm G et al. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2002;86:F178-81
  5. Knol J et al. Acta Paediatr 2005;94(449):31-3.
  6. Mihatsch W et al. Acta Paediatar 2006;95(7):843-8
  7. Tsang RC et al. (Eds). Nutritional needs of the preterm infant scientific basis and practical guidelines. 2nd ed. Cincinnati, OH: Digital Educational Publishing, Inc, 2005. p. 375