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Similac® for Diarrhea - Unflavored

Similac® for Diarrhea

Soy formula for dietary management of diarrhea

A 20 Cal/fl oz formula for dietary management of diarrhea to help firm loose and watery stools in infants older than 6 months and toddlers.


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AVAILABILITY

LIST NUMBER
ITEM
51276
Similac for Diarrhea Ready to Feed / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / 24 ct
LIST NUMBER
ITEM
57768
Similac for Diarrhea Ready to Feed / 1-QT (946-mL) bottle / 6 ct

FEATURES

  • First and only nutritionally complete infant formula to contain added dietary fiber (soy) specifically for dietary management of diarrhea (6 g/L).
  • Clinically shown to reduce the duration of loose, watery stools during mild to severe diarrhea in older infants.1,2
  • Clinically shown to be effective in the management of antibiotic-induced diarrhea.3
  • A unique blend of two carbohydrates using two absorptive pathways to help maximize absorption and minimize malabsorption risks.
  • Low osmolality (240 mOsm/kg water) to reduce the risk of osmotic diarrhea.
  • Halal.
  • Kosher.
  • Gluten-free.
  • Lactose-free.

PRECAUTIONS

  • Never use a microwave oven to warm formula. Serious burns can result.
  • Similac Expert Care for Diarrhea should not be fed to infants and toddlers with constipation.

1 Vanderhoof JA, et al. Clin Pediatr 1997;36(3):135-139.

2 Brown KH, et al. Pediatrics 1993;92(2):241-247.

3 Burks AW, et al. J Pediatr 2001;139(4):578-582.

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.

    8-fl-oz can
    • Do not add water.
    • Rinse can lid; shake very well.
    • Lift and pull tab to open.
    • Pour formula into bottle or cup; attach nipple or lid; once feeding begins, use within 1 hour or discard.
    1-QT bottle
    • Do not add water.
    • Do not use if band around cap or inner foil seal is damaged.
    • 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 or cup; attach nipple or lid.
    • Once feeding begins, use within 1 hour or discard.

Storage & Handling

  • Ready-to-Feed

    8-fl-oz can
    • Cover opened cans and prepared bottles not used immediately.
    • Store in refrigerator and use within 48 hours.
    • Store unopened cans at room temperature; avoid extreme temperatures.
    1-QT bottle
    • Once opened, store quart bottle in refrigerator.
    • Store prepared bottles in refrigerator and feed to baby within 48 hours.
    • Store unopened containers at room temperature; avoid extreme temperatures.
    • Prepare and feed all formula from this container within 3 days after opening.
    • Do not reuse container.

NUTRITION

Unflavored Ready to Feed

  • Similac for Diarrhea Ready to Feed / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / 24 ct

Serving size: 100 Cal (5 fl oz)

  • Amount per Serving
  • % DV
  • % RDI
  • Nutrient Data
  • Calories
  • 100
  •  
  •  
  • Volume, mL
  • 148
  •  
  •  
  • Protein, g
  • 2.66
  •  
  •  
  • Fat, g
  • 5.46
  •  
  •  
  • Carbohydrate, g
  • 10.1
  •  
  •  
  • Water, g
  • 133
  •  
  •  
  • Linoleic Acid, mg
  • 1300
  •  
  •  
  • Potential Renal Solute Load, mOsm
  • 24.0
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A, IU
  • 300
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin D, IU
  • 60
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin E, IU
  • 1.5
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin K, mcg
  • 11
  •  
  •  
  • Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg
  • 60
  •  
  •  
  • Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg
  • 90
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B6, mcg
  • 60
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B12, mcg
  • 0.45
  •  
  •  
  • Niacin, mcg
  • 1350
  •  
  •  
  • Folic Acid (Folacin), mcg
  • 15
  •  
  •  
  • Pantothenic Acid, mcg
  • 750
  •  
  •  
  • Biotin, mcg
  • 4.5
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid), mg
  • 9
  •  
  •  
  • Choline, mg
  • 12
  •  
  •  
  • Inositol, mg
  • 5
  •  
  •  
  • Minerals
  • Calcium, mg
  • 105
  •  
  •  
  • Calcium, mEq
  • 5.2
  •  
  •  
  • Phosphorus, mg
  • 75
  •  
  •  
  • Magnesium, mg
  • 7.5
  •  
  •  
  • Iron, mg
  • 1.8
  •  
  •  
  • Zinc, mg
  • 0.75
  •  
  •  
  • Manganese, mcg
  • 25
  •  
  •  
  • Copper, mcg
  • 75
  •  
  •  
  • Iodine, mcg
  • 15
  •  
  •  
  • Selenium, mcg
  • 2
  •  
  •  
  • Sodium, mg
  • 44
  •  
  •  
  • Sodium, mEq
  • 1.9
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mg
  • 108
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mEq
  • 2.8
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mg
  • 62
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mEq
  • 1.8
  •  
  •  

Unflavored Ready to Feed

  • Similac for Diarrhea Ready to Feed / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / 24 ct

Serving size: 1000 mL (1.1 QT)

  • Amount per Serving
  • % DV
  • % RDI
  • Nutrient Data
  • Calories
  • 676
  •  
  •  
  • Volume, mL
  • 1000
  •  
  •  
  • Protein, g
  • 17.99
  •  
  •  
  • Fat, g
  • 36.93
  •  
  •  
  • Carbohydrate, g
  • 68.3
  •  
  •  
  • Water, g
  • 899
  •  
  •  
  • Linoleic Acid, mg
  • 8792
  •  
  •  
  • Potential Renal Solute Load, mOsm
  • 162.6
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A, IU
  • 2029
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin D, IU
  • 406
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin E, IU
  • 10.1
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin K, mcg
  • 74
  •  
  •  
  • Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg
  • 406
  •  
  •  
  • Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg
  • 609
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B6, mcg
  • 406
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B12, mcg
  • 3.04
  •  
  •  
  • Niacin, mcg
  • 9130
  •  
  •  
  • Folic Acid (Folacin), mcg
  • 101
  •  
  •  
  • Pantothenic Acid, mcg
  • 5072
  •  
  •  
  • Biotin, mcg
  • 30.4
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid), mg
  • 61
  •  
  •  
  • Choline, mg
  • 81
  •  
  •  
  • Inositol, mg
  • 33.8
  •  
  •  
  • Minerals
  • Calcium, mg
  • 710
  •  
  •  
  • Calcium, mEq
  • 35.4
  •  
  •  
  • Phosphorus, mg
  • 507
  •  
  •  
  • Magnesium, mg
  • 50.7
  •  
  •  
  • Iron, mg
  • 12.2
  •  
  •  
  • Zinc, mg
  • 5.07
  •  
  •  
  • Manganese, mcg
  • 169
  •  
  •  
  • Copper, mcg
  • 507
  •  
  •  
  • Iodine, mcg
  • 101
  •  
  •  
  • Selenium, mcg
  • 14
  •  
  •  
  • Sodium, mg
  • 298
  •  
  •  
  • Sodium, mEq
  • 12.9
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mg
  • 730
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mEq
  • 18.7
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mg
  • 419
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mEq
  • 11.8
  •  
  •  

Unflavored Ready to Feed

  • Similac for Diarrhea Ready to Feed / 1-QT (946-mL) bottle / 6 ct

Serving size: 100 Cal (5 fl oz)

  • Amount per Serving
  • % DV
  • % RDI
  • Nutrient Data
  • Calories
  • 100
  •  
  •  
  • Volume, mL
  • 148
  •  
  •  
  • Protein, g
  • 2.66
  •  
  •  
  • Fat, g
  • 5.46
  •  
  •  
  • Carbohydrate, g
  • 10.1
  •  
  •  
  • Water, g
  • 133
  •  
  •  
  • Linoleic Acid, mg
  • 1300
  •  
  •  
  • Potential Renal Solute Load, mOsm
  • 24.0
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A, IU
  • 300
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin D, IU
  • 60
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin E, IU
  • 1.5
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin K, mcg
  • 11
  •  
  •  
  • Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg
  • 60
  •  
  •  
  • Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg
  • 90
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B6, mcg
  • 60
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B12, mcg
  • 0.45
  •  
  •  
  • Niacin, mcg
  • 1350
  •  
  •  
  • Folic Acid, mcg
  • 15
  •  
  •  
  • Pantothenic Acid, mcg
  • 750
  •  
  •  
  • Biotin, mcg
  • 4.5
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin C, mg
  • 9
  •  
  •  
  • Choline, mg
  • 12
  •  
  •  
  • Inositol, mg
  • 5
  •  
  •  
  • Minerals
  • Calcium, mg
  • 105
  •  
  •  
  • Calcium, mEq
  • 5.2
  •  
  •  
  • Phosphorus, mg
  • 75
  •  
  •  
  • Magnesium, mg
  • 7.5
  •  
  •  
  • Iron, mg
  • 1.8
  •  
  •  
  • Zinc, mg
  • 0.75
  •  
  •  
  • Manganese, mcg
  • 25
  •  
  •  
  • Copper, mcg
  • 75
  •  
  •  
  • Iodine, mcg
  • 15
  •  
  •  
  • Selenium, mcg
  • 2
  •  
  •  
  • Sodium, mg
  • 44
  •  
  •  
  • Sodium, mEq
  • 1.9
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mg
  • 108
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mEq
  • 2.8
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mg
  • 62
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mEq
  • 1.8
  •  
  •  

Unflavored Ready to Feed

  • Similac for Diarrhea Ready to Feed / 1-QT (946-mL) bottle / 6 ct

Serving size: 1000 mL (1.1 QT)

  • Amount per Serving
  • % DV
  • % RDI
  • Nutrient Data
  • Calories
  • 676
  •  
  •  
  • Volume, mL
  • 1000
  •  
  •  
  • Protein, g
  • 17.99
  •  
  •  
  • Fat, g
  • 36.93
  •  
  •  
  • Carbohydrate, g
  • 68.3
  •  
  •  
  • Water, g
  • 899
  •  
  •  
  • Linoleic Acid, mg
  • 8792
  •  
  •  
  • Potential Renal Solute Load, mOsm
  • 162.6
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A, IU
  • 2029
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin D, IU
  • 406
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin E, IU
  • 10.1
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin K, mcg
  • 74
  •  
  •  
  • Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg
  • 406
  •  
  •  
  • Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg
  • 609
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B6, mcg
  • 406
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin B12, mcg
  • 3.04
  •  
  •  
  • Niacin, mcg
  • 9130
  •  
  •  
  • Folic Acid, mcg
  • 101
  •  
  •  
  • Pantothenic Acid, mcg
  • 5072
  •  
  •  
  • Biotin, mcg
  • 30.4
  •  
  •  
  • Vitamin C, mg
  • 61
  •  
  •  
  • Choline, mg
  • 81
  •  
  •  
  • Inositol, mg
  • 33.8
  •  
  •  
  • Minerals
  • Calcium, mg
  • 710
  •  
  •  
  • Calcium, mEq
  • 35.4
  •  
  •  
  • Phosphorus, mg
  • 507
  •  
  •  
  • Magnesium, mg
  • 50.7
  •  
  •  
  • Iron, mg
  • 12.2
  •  
  •  
  • Zinc, mg
  • 5.07
  •  
  •  
  • Manganese, mcg
  • 169
  •  
  •  
  • Copper, mcg
  • 507
  •  
  •  
  • Iodine, mcg
  • 101
  •  
  •  
  • Selenium, mcg
  • 14
  •  
  •  
  • Sodium, mg
  • 298
  •  
  •  
  • Sodium, mEq
  • 12.9
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mg
  • 730
  •  
  •  
  • Potassium, mEq
  • 18.7
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mg
  • 419
  •  
  •  
  • Chloride, mEq
  • 11.8
  •  
  •  

INGREDIENTS

Unflavored Ready to Feed

  • Similac for Diarrhea Ready to Feed / 8-fl-oz (237-mL) can / 24 ct

Water, Corn Syrup, Sugar, Soy Oil, Soy Protein Isolate, Coconut Oil, Soy Fiber. Less than 0.5% of: Calcium Citrate, Calcium Phosphate, Potassium Phosphate, Taurine, Potassium Citrate, m-Inositol, Magnesium Chloride, Monoglycerides, Soy Lecithin, Salt, Ascorbic Acid, Potassium Chloride, Zinc Sulfate, Carrageenan, L-Methionine, Niacinamide, Ferrous Sulfate, Calcium Pantothenate, Potassium Hydroxide, Choline Chloride, Cupric Sulfate, L-Carnitine, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Vitamin A Palmitate, Riboflavin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Potassium Iodide, Phylloquinone, Biotin, Sodium Selenate, Vitamin D3, Cyanocobalamin, and Citric Acid.

Contains soy ingredients.

Unflavored Ready to Feed

  • Similac for Diarrhea Ready to Feed / 1-QT (946-mL) bottle / 6 ct

Water, Corn Syrup, Sugar, Soy Oil, Soy Protein Isolate, Coconut Oil, Soy Fiber. Less than 0.5% of: Calcium Citrate, Calcium Phosphate, Potassium Phosphate, Taurine, Potassium Citrate, m-Inositol, Magnesium Chloride, Monoglycerides, Soy Lecithin, Salt, Ascorbic Acid, Potassium Chloride, Zinc Sulfate, Carrageenan, L-Methionine, Niacinamide, Ferrous Sulfate, Calcium Pantothenate, Potassium Hydroxide, Choline Chloride, Cupric Sulfate, L-Carnitine, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Vitamin A Palmitate, Riboflavin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Potassium Iodide, Phylloquinone, Biotin, Sodium Selenate, Vitamin D3, Cyanocobalamin, and Citric Acid.

Contains soy ingredients.

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