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Liquid Protein Fortifier - Unflavored

Liquid Protein Fortifier

For Human Milk, Fortified Human Milk or Infant Formula

The first and only commercially sterile, extensively hydrolyzed liquid protein fortifier for preterm infants who may require additional protein. Use as directed by a physician.


Hospitals and other institutions can order Abbott Nutrition products by calling toll-free, (800) 551-5838, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. EST.

AVAILABILITY

LIST NUMBER
ITEM
62317
Liquid Protein Fortifier / 1.8-fl-oz (54-mL) bottle / 48 ct

FEATURES

  • Designed to be mixed with human milk, fortified human milk or formula feedings with minimal displacement for any infant who needs additional protein.
  • Helps customize feedings so preterm infants can receive the optimal protein level to meet their specific needs.
  • Liquid product eliminates the need for powder mixing and meets Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendations to reduce risk of contamination.1,2
  • Extensively hydrolyzed liquid protein fortifier for easy digestion and absorption (the same protein source as Similac® Alimentum®).
  • Convenient, multi-serving bottle.
  • Gluten-free.
  • Lactose-free.
  • If signs of intolerance develop, slow feeding or discontinue.

PRECAUTIONS

  • If signs of intolerance develop, slow feeding or discontinue.
  • This product is nutritionally incomplete.
  • Must be mixed with human milk, fortified human milk, or formula before feeding.
  • Enteral use only; not for IV use.

2 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Enterobacter sakazakii infections associated with the use of powdered infant formula—Tennessee, 2001. Available at http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5114a1.htm. Accessed May 28, 2010.

PREPARATION

  • Directions for Preparation and Use
    The health of the infant depends on carefully following the directions for preparation and use. Proper hygiene, handling and storage are important when preparing infant feedings.
    • Do not add water.
    • Shake gently.
    • Do not use if breakaway ring is missing or broken.
    • Twist off cap.
    • Pour Liquid Protein Fortifier into medicine cup.
    • Draw up volume specified by a healthcare professional into a single use oral syringe.
    • Dispense into measured human milk or formula and swirl.
    • Pour desired amount of mixture into feeding container.
    • Discard unused dispensed fortifier.
    • Fortifier: Refrigerate after opening; use within 72 hours or discard.
    • Fortified human milk or formula: Once mixed, refrigerate and use within 24 hours or discard.

Storage & Handling

  • Storage:
    Store unopened at room temperature; avoid extreme temperatures.

NUTRITION

Unflavored Liquid

  • Liquid Protein Fortifier / 1.8-fl-oz (54-mL) bottle / 48 ct

Serving size: 6 mL

  • Amount per Serving
  • % DV
  • % RDI
  • Nutrient Data
  • Calories
  • 4
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  •  
  • Protein, g
  • 1
  •  
  •  
  • Water, g
  • 5
  •  
  •  
  • Volume, mL
  • 6
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INGREDIENTS

Unflavored Liquid

  • Liquid Protein Fortifier / 1.8-fl-oz (54-mL) bottle / 48 ct

Water, and Casein Hydrolysate (Milk).

Contains casein hydrolysate (milk).

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