Cow & Gate hydrolysed nutriprem is a food for special medical purposes that is used for the dietary management of premature and low birthweight babies who require hydrolysed protein.
Cow & Gate hydrolysed nutriprem contains protein that has been broken down, which may be helpful for premature bottlefed babies post-surgery or who are not tolerating standard preterm formulas.
The levels of energy, protein, carbohydrate, fat and most vitamins and minerals in Cow & Gate hydrolysed nutriprem are higher than in standard infant milks.
Cow & Gate hydrolysed nutriprem is suitable as the sole source of nutrition for premature and low birthweight babies.
- High nutrient density
– 60:40 whey:casein ratio
– Whey partially hydrolysed
– Casein extensively hydrolysed
LCP’s*, including phospholipid-bound LCP’s (PL-LCP)
60:40 whey: casein ratio
This is a hospital only product.
The first and only fully ESPGHAN – compliant preterm range^1,2
- ESPGHAN (2010).
- Aggett PJ et al. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr., 2006;42:596-603.
- SMA HCP product datacards (www.smahcp.ie). Last accessed: October 2017.
Cow&Gate hydrolysed nutriprem is a food for special medical purposes for bottlefed premature babies, after full consideration of all the feeding options available, including breastfeeding. It should only be used under medical supervision.
*LCPs = Long Chain Polyunsaturated fatty acids