Similac Expert Care® NeoSure®

Similac Expert Care® NeoSure®


Infant Formula with Iron
  • A nutrient-enriched* formula for babies who were born prematurely. Designed to be used as a preterm post-discharge formula.
  • Use under medical supervision.
* Increased protein, vitamins, and minerals compared to term infant formula.

Features
  • Supports excellent growth during baby's first year.1
    • Increased protein, vitamins, and minerals compared to term infant formula.
    • Extra calories for growth.
    • Calcium and phosphorus for baby's growing bones.
  • Supports better gains in weight, length, and head circumference when compared to term infant formula.1
  • Preterm infants fed Similac Expert Care NeoSure through the first year of life showed significantly increased lean body mass and less fat mass at 12 months corrected age.2,†
  • Improved visual acuity at 6 months corrected age.3,†,‡
  • Improved early language development at 14 months corrected age.3,†,§
  • Lutein, a carotenoid naturally found in colostrum and human milk, has been shown to help support eye development of the preterm infant.4,5,6,7
  • DHA/ARA, important for cognitive and visual develpoment in preterm infants.
  • 25% of the fat blend as medium-chain triglycerides, an easily digested and well-absorbed fat source.
  • Halal.
  • Kosher.
  • Gluten-free.
Warning:Powdered infant formulas are not sterile and may be fed to premature infants or infants who have immune problems only as directed by your baby's doctor.

Precautions

  • Never use a microwave oven to warm formula. Serious burns can result.
1 Carver JD, et al. Pediatrics 2001;107:638-689.
Compared to infants fed a formula without DHA and ARA in a clinical trial with Similac Special Care and Similac NeoSure infant formulas with iron.
2 Groh-Wargo S, et al. Pediatr Res 2005;57:712.718.
Visual acuity measured at 4 and 6 months corrected age and assessed by VEP (visual evoked potential).
3 O'Connor DL, et al. Pediatrics 2001;108:359-371.
§ Based on a post-hoc analysis of English-speaking singleton premature infants using the MacArthur Communicative Developmental Inventories.
4 Canfield LM, et al. Eur J Nutr 2003;42:133-141.
5 Schweigert FJ, et al. Eur J Nutr 2004;43:39-44.
6 Patton S, et al. Lipids 1990;25:159-165.
7 Rubin LP, et al. J Perinatol 2011;32:418-424.
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Availability
List Number Item
57430 Similac Expert Care NeoSure Powder / 13.1-oz (371-g) Can / 6 ct
56177 Similac Expert Care NeoSure Ready to Feed / 2-fl-oz (59-mL) Bottle / 48 ct
59645 Similac Expert Care NeoSure Ready to Feed / 2-fl-oz (59-mL) Bottle/ 6 x 8 ct
57455 Similac Expert Care NeoSure Ready to Feed / 1-QT (946-mL) Bottle / 6 ct

Nutrition

Unflavored Powder


  • Similac Expert Care NeoSure Powder / 13.1-oz (371-g) Can / 6 ct

Serving Size: 100 Cal*

Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI
Nutrient Data
Calories: 100    
Volume, mL: 134    
Protein, g: 2.8    
Fat, g: 5.5    
Carbohydrate, g: 10.1    
Water, g: 120    
Linoleic Acid, mg: 750    
Vitamins
Vitamin A, IU: 350    
Vitamin D, IU: 70    
Vitamin E, IU: 3.6    
Vitamin K, mcg: 11    
Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg: 175    
Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg: 150    
Vitamin B6, mcg: 100    
Vitamin B12, mcg: 0.40    
Niacin, mcg: 1950    
Folic Acid (Folacin), mcg: 25    
Pantothenic Acid, mcg: 800    
Biotin, mcg: 9    
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid), mg: 15    
Choline, mg: 16    
Inositol, mg: 35    
Minerals
Calcium, mg: 105    
Calcium, mEq: 5.2    
Phosphorus, mg: 62    
Magnesium, mg: 9    
Iron, mg: 1.8    
Zinc, mg: 1.2    
Manganese, mcg: 10    
Copper, mcg: 120    
Iodine, mcg: 15    
Selenium, mcg: 2.3    
Sodium, mg: 33    
Sodium, mEq: 1.4    
Potassium, mg: 142    
Potassium, mEq: 3.6    
Chloride, mg: 75    
Chloride, mEq: 2.1    
* Nutrient values are applicable when prepared as directed.


Serving Size: 1000 mL*

Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI
Nutrient Data
Calories: 744    
Volume, mL: 1000    
Protein, g: 20.83    
Fat, g: 40.92    
Carbohydrate, g: 75.1    
Water, g: 893    
Linoleic Acid, mg: 5579    
Vitamins
Vitamin A, IU: 2604    
Vitamin D, IU: 521    
Vitamin E, IU: 26.8    
Vitamin K, mcg: 81.8    
Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg: 1302    
Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg: 1116    
Vitamin B6, mcg: 744    
Vitamin B12, mcg: 2.98    
Niacin, mcg: 14506    
Folic Acid (Folacin), mcg: 186    
Pantothenic Acid, mcg: 5951    
Biotin, mcg: 67.0    
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid), mg: 112    
Choline, mg: 119    
Inositol, mg: 260    
Minerals
Calcium, mg: 781    
Calcium, mEq:    
Phosphorus, mg: 461    
Magnesium, mg: 67.0    
Iron, mg: 13.4    
Zinc, mg: 8.9    
Manganese, mcg: 74    
Copper, mcg: 893    
Iodine, mcg: 112    
Selenium, mcg: 17.1    
Sodium, mg: 245    
Sodium, mEq:    
Potassium, mg: 1056    
Potassium, mEq:    
Chloride, mg: 558    
Chloride, mEq:    
* Nutrient values are applicable when prepared as directed.


Unflavored Ready to Feed


  • Similac Expert Care NeoSure Ready to Feed / 2-fl-oz (59-mL) Bottle / 48 ct
  • Similac Expert Care NeoSure Ready to Feed / 2-fl-oz (59-mL) Bottle/ 6 x 8 ct

Serving Size: 100 Cal

Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI
Nutrient Data
Calories: 100    
Volume, mL: 134    
Protein, g: 2.8    
Fat, g: 5.5    
Carbohydrate, g: 10.1    
Water, g: 120    
Linoleic Acid, mg: 750    
Vitamins
Vitamin A, IU: 350    
Vitamin D, IU: 70    
Vitamin E, IU: 3.6    
Vitamin K, mcg: 11    
Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg: 175    
Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg: 150    
Vitamin B6, mcg: 100    
Vitamin B12, mcg: 0.40    
Niacin, mcg: 1950    
Folic Acid (Folacin), mcg: 25    
Pantothenic Acid, mcg: 800    
Biotin, mcg: 9    
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid), mg: 15    
Choline, mg: 16    
Inositol, mg: 35    
Minerals
Calcium, mg: 105    
Calcium, mEq: 5.2    
Phosphorus, mg: 62    
Magnesium, mg: 9    
Iron, mg: 1.8    
Zinc, mg: 1.2    
Manganese, mcg: 10    
Copper, mcg: 120    
Iodine, mcg: 15    
Selenium, mcg: 2.3    
Sodium, mg: 33    
Sodium, mEq: 1.4    
Potassium, mg: 142    
Potassium, mEq: 3.6    
Chloride, mg: 75    
Chloride, mEq: 2.1    


Serving Size: 1000 mL

Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI
Nutrient Data
Calories: 744    
Volume, mL: 1000    
Protein, g: 20.83    
Fat, g: 40.92    
Carbohydrate, g: 75.1    
Water, g: 893    
Linoleic Acid, mg: 5579    
Vitamins
Vitamin A, IU: 2604    
Vitamin D, IU: 521    
Vitamin E, IU: 26.8    
Vitamin K, mcg: 81.8    
Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg: 1302    
Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg: 1116    
Vitamin B6, mcg: 744    
Vitamin B12, mcg: 2.98    
Niacin, mcg: 14506    
Folic Acid (Folacin), mcg: 186    
Pantothenic Acid, mcg: 5951    
Biotin, mcg: 67.0    
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid), mg: 112    
Choline, mg: 119    
Inositol, mg: 260.0    
Minerals
Calcium, mg: 781    
Calcium, mEq:    
Phosphorus, mg: 461    
Magnesium, mg: 67.0    
Iron, mg: 13.4    
Zinc, mg: 8.9    
Manganese, mcg: 74    
Copper, mcg: 893    
Iodine, mcg: 112    
Selenium, mcg: 17.1    
Sodium, mg: 245    
Sodium, mEq:    
Potassium, mg: 1056    
Potassium, mEq:    
Chloride, mg: 558    
Chloride, mEq:    


Unflavored Ready to Feed


  • Similac Expert Care NeoSure Ready to Feed / 1-QT (946-mL) Bottle / 6 ct

Serving Size: 100 Cal

Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI
Nutrient Data
Calories: 100    
Volume, mL: 134    
Protein, g: 2.8    
Fat, g: 5.5    
Carbohydrate, g: 10.1    
Water, g: 120    
Linoleic Acid, mg: 750    
Vitamins
Vitamin A, IU: 350    
Vitamin D, IU: 70    
Vitamin E, IU: 3.6    
Vitamin K, mcg: 11    
Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg: 175    
Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg: 150    
Vitamin B6, mcg: 100    
Vitamin B12, mcg: 0.40    
Niacin, mcg: 1950    
Folic Acid (Folacin), mcg: 25    
Pantothenic Acid, mcg: 800    
Biotin, mcg: 9    
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid), mg: 15    
Choline, mg: 16    
Inositol, mg: 35    
Minerals
Calcium, mg: 105    
Calcium, mEq: 5.2    
Phosphorus, mg: 62    
Magnesium, mg: 9    
Iron, mg: 1.8    
Zinc, mg: 1.2    
Manganese, mcg: 10    
Copper, mcg: 120    
Iodine, mcg: 15    
Selenium, mcg: 2.3    
Sodium, mg: 33    
Sodium, mEq: 1.4    
Potassium, mg: 142    
Potassium, mEq: 3.6    
Chloride, mg: 75    
Chloride, mEq: 2.1    


Serving Size: 1000 mL

Amount Per Serving % DV % RDI
Nutrient Data
Calories: 744    
Volume, mL: 1000    
Protein, g: 20.83    
Fat, g: 40.92    
Carbohydrate, g: 75.1    
Water, g: 893    
Linoleic Acid, mg: 5579    
Vitamins
Vitamin A, IU: 2604    
Vitamin D, IU: 521    
Vitamin E, IU: 26.8    
Vitamin K, mcg: 81.8    
Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg: 1302    
Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg: 1116    
Vitamin B6, mcg: 744    
Vitamin B12, mcg: 2.98    
Niacin, mcg: 14506    
Folic Acid (Folacin), mcg: 186    
Pantothenic Acid, mcg: 5951    
Biotin, mcg: 67.0    
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid), mg: 112    
Choline, mg: 119    
Inositol, mg: 260    
Minerals
Calcium, mg: 781    
Calcium, mEq:    
Phosphorus, mg: 461    
Magnesium, mg: 67.0    
Iron, mg: 13.4    
Zinc, mg: 8.9    
Manganese, mcg: 74    
Copper, mcg: 893    
Iodine, mcg: 112    
Selenium, mcg: 17.1    
Sodium, mg: 245    
Sodium, mEq:    
Potassium, mg: 1056    
Potassium, mEq:    
Chloride, mg: 558    
Chloride, mEq:    


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Ingredients

Unflavored Powder


  • Similac Expert Care NeoSure Powder / 13.1-oz (371-g) Can / 6 ct

Nonfat Milk, Corn Syrup Solids, Lactose, Soy Oil, High Oleic Safflower Oil, Whey Protein Concentrate, Medium-Chain Triglycerides, Coconut Oil. Less than 2% of the Following: C. Cohnii Oil, M. Alpina Oil, Beta-Carotene, Lutein, Potassium Citrate, Calcium Phosphate, m-Inositol, Ascorbic Acid, Magnesium Chloride, Soy Lecithin, Calcium Carbonate, Taurine, Ferrous Sulfate, Choline Bitartrate, Choline Chloride, Ascorbyl Palmitate, L-Carnitine, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Zinc Sulfate, Mixed Tocopherols, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Sodium Citrate, Niacinamide, Potassium Phosphate, Calcium Pantothenate, Cupric Sulfate, Vitamin A Palmitate, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Manganese Sulfate, Phylloquinone, Biotin, Sodium Selenate, Vitamin D3, Cyanocobalamin, Potassium Hydroxide, and Nucleotides (Adenosine 5’-Monophosphate, Cytidine 5’-Monophosphate, Disodium Guanosine 5’-Monophosphate, Disodium Uridine 5’-Monophosphate).
Contains milk and soy ingredients.

Unflavored Ready to Feed


  • Similac Expert Care NeoSure Ready to Feed / 2-fl-oz (59-mL) Bottle / 48 ct
  • Similac Expert Care NeoSure Ready to Feed / 2-fl-oz (59-mL) Bottle/ 6 x 8 ct

Water, Nonfat Milk, Corn Syrup Solids, Soy Oil, Lactose, Coconut Oil, Whey Protein Concentrate, Medium-Chain Triglycerides. Less than 0.5% of the Following: C. Cohnii Oil, M. Alpina Oil, Beta-Carotene, Lutein, Potassium Citrate, Calcium Carbonate, Soy Lecithin, Monoglycerides, m-Inositol, Ascorbic Acid, Magnesium Chloride, Calcium Phosphate, Carrageenan, Taurine, Choline Chloride, Ferrous Sulfate, Choline Bitartrate, L-Carnitine, Potassium Chloride, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Zinc Sulfate, Niacinamide, Potassium Phosphate, Calcium Pantothenate, Salt, Cupric Sulfate, Vitamin A Palmitate, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Manganese Sulfate, Phylloquinone, Biotin, Sodium Selenate, Vitamin D3, Cyanocobalamin, Potassium Hydroxide, and Nucleotides (Adenosine 5’-Monophosphate, Cytidine 5’-Monophosphate, Disodium Guanosine 5’-Monophosphate, Disodium Uridine 5’-Monophosphate).
Contains milk and soy ingredients.

Unflavored Ready to Feed


  • Similac Expert Care NeoSure Ready to Feed / 1-QT (946-mL) Bottle / 6 ct

Water, Nonfat Milk, Corn Syrup Solids, Lactose, Soy Oil, High Oleic Safflower Oil, Whey Protein Concentrate, Medium-Chain Triglycerides, Coconut Oil. Less than 0.5% of the Following: C. Cohnii Oil, M. Alpina Oil, Beta-Carotene, Lutein, Potassium Citrate, Calcium Carbonate, Soy Lecithin, Monoglycerides, m-Inositol, Ascorbic Acid, Magnesium Chloride, Calcium Phosphate, Carrageenan, Taurine, Choline Chloride, Ferrous Sulfate, Choline Bitartrate, L-Carnitine, Potassium Chloride, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Zinc Sulfate, Niacinamide, Potassium Phosphate, Calcium Pantothenate, Salt, Cupric Sulfate, Vitamin A Palmitate, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Manganese Sulfate, Phylloquinone, Biotin, Sodium Selenate, Vitamin D3, Cyanocobalamin, Potassium Hydroxide, and Nucleotides (Adenosine 5’-Monophosphate, Cytidine 5’-Monophosphate, Disodium Guanosine 5’-Monophosphate, Disodium Uridine 5’-Monophosphate).
Contains milk and soy ingredients.
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Preparation

  • Ready to Feed

    Your baby's health depends on carefully following these directions. Failure to follow these directions could result in severe harm. Ask your baby's doctor if you need to boil (sterilize) bottles, nipples and rings before use. It is important to consult your baby's doctor before changing formula.

    2-fl-oz bottle
    • Do not use if breakaway ring is missing or broken.
    • Do not add water. Ready to feed formula if mixed with water may not provide proper nutrition and repeated use of such feedings could cause illness.
    • Shake very well.
    • Twist off cap.
    • Twist on nipple and ring.
      • Since this formula is commercially sterile, use clean hands to attach any clean standard nipple and ring.
    • No need to warm formula before feeding.
    • Once feeding begins, use within 1 hour or discard.
    1-QT bottle
    • Do not use if band around cap or inner foil seal is damaged.
    • Do not add water.
    • Shake very well before each use.
    • Remove protective band, twist off and clean cap.
    • Invert cap; press down to pierce foil, then turn cap a half turn.
    • Remove foil.
    • Pour formula into bottle; attach nipple.
    • Once feeding begins, use within 1 hour or discard.
    • Prepare and feed all formula from the 1 QT container within 3 days after opening.

  • Powder

    Your baby's health depends on carefully following these directions. Proper hygiene, handling and storage are important when preparing infant formula. Failure to follow these directions could result in severe harm. Ask your baby's doctor if you need to use cooled, boiled water for mixing and if you need to boil (sterilize) bottle, nipple and ring before use.
    • Wash your hands, surfaces and utensils.
    • Pour desired amount of water into clean bottle (see mixing guide).
    • Add 1 unpacked level scoop (9.6 g) to each 2 fl oz of water.
    • Return dry scoop to can.
    • Cap bottle; shake well; attach nipple.
    • Once feeding begins, use within 1 hour or discard.

    Powder Mixing Guide
    Measure water + Add scoop(s) of unpacked level powder using enclosed scoop = Finished bottle
    (approx)
    2 fl oz   1 scoop (9.6 g)   2 fl oz
    4 fl oz   2 scoops   4 fl oz
    8 fl oz   4 scoops   8 fl oz



Storage & Handling

  • Ready to Feed

    2-fl-oz bottle
    • Store unopened at room temperature; avoid extreme temperatures.
    • Do not reuse this bottle.
    • Protect from light.
    • Store in carton until ready for use.
    1-QT bottle
    • Once opened, store quart bottle in refrigerator.
    • Once prepared, store bottles in refrigerator and feed to baby within 48 hours.
    • Store unopened containers at room temperature; avoid extreme temperatures.
    • Use within 3 days after opening.
    • Do not reuse container.

  • Powder
    • Once mixed, store bottles in refrigerator and feed to baby within 24 hours.
    • Store unopened or opened container at room temperature; avoid extreme temperatures.
    • Use opened can contents within 1 month.



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