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Liquid Protein Fortifier

For human milk, fortified human milk, or infant formula

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.

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List Number Item Market
62317 Liquid Protein Fortifier / 1.8 fl oz (54 mL) Bottle / 48 ct Institutional

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

6 mL

Nutrition Data

Amount Per Serving %DV
Calories 4
Protein, g 1
Water, g 5
Volume, mL 6

Vitamins

Amount Per Serving %DV

Minerals

Amount Per Serving %DV
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 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendations to reduce risk of contamination.<sup>1,2</sup>
  • Extensively hydrolyzed liquid protein fortifier for easy digestion and absorption (the same protein source as Similac® Alimentum®).
  • 1 g of protein/6 mL (16.7 g protein/100 mL).
  • Convenient, multi-serving bottle.
  • Gluten-free.
  • Lactose-free.

Precautions
  • If signs of intolerance develop, consult with infant's health care professional.
  • 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.

<sup>1</sup> Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group. Steele C, Collins E, eds. Infant and Pediatric Feedings: Guidelines for Preparation of Human Milk and Formula in Health Care Facilities, ed 3. Chicago, IL: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 2019:12.

<sup>2</sup> Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Enterobacter sakazakii infections associated with the use of powdered infant formula—Tennessee, 2001. Available at <A href="http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5114a1.htm">http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5114a1.htm</A>. Published April 11, 2002. Accessed November 27, 2019.

Unflavored Liquid

Water, and Casein Hydrolysate (Milk).

Contains casein hydrolysate (milk).

Preparation

Instructions for 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.

  • This product is nutritionally incomplete. Must be mixed with human milk, fortified human milk, or formula before feeding.
  • Do not attach nipple and ring to Liquid Protein Fortifier bottle.
  • 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

Instructions for Use:

  • Store unopened at room temperature; avoid extreme temperatures.

Liquid Protein Fortifier

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.

Liquid Protein Fortifier

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 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®).
  • 1 g of protein/6 mL (16.7 g protein/100 mL).
  • Convenient, multi-serving bottle.
  • Gluten-free.
  • Lactose-free.

1 Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group. Steele C, Collins E, eds. Infant and Pediatric Feedings: Guidelines for Preparation of Human Milk and Formula in Health Care Facilities, ed 3. Chicago, IL: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 2019:12.

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. Published April 11, 2002. Accessed November 27, 2019.


Safety Precautions

  • If signs of intolerance develop, consult with infant's health care professional.
  • 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.

Availability

List Number Item
62317 Liquid Protein Fortifier / 1.8 fl oz (54 mL) Bottle / 48 ct

Ingredients

Unflavored Liquid

Water, and Casein Hydrolysate (Milk).

Contains casein hydrolysate (milk).


Nutrition Information

6 mL
Value%DV

Preparation

Instructions for 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.

  • This product is nutritionally incomplete. Must be mixed with human milk, fortified human milk, or formula before feeding.
  • Do not attach nipple and ring to Liquid Protein Fortifier bottle.
  • 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

Instructions for Use:

  • Store unopened at room temperature; avoid extreme temperatures.

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