PURAMINO A+® JUNIOR

PURAMINO A+® JUNIOR

Last Updated: Thursday, September 27, 2018

Hypoallergenic, 100% free from amino acid-based powder for the dietary management of children over 12 months of age with severe cow's milk protein and multiple food allergies or other conditions requiring an amino acid-based formulation.

  • Indication
    • Hypoallergenic, 100% free from amino acid-based powder for the dietary management of children over 12 months of age with severe cow's milk protein and multiple food allergies or other conditions requiring an amino acid-based formulation. Contains DHA (a type of Omega-3 fat) and MCT Oil.

  • Nutrients
    • Analysis per 100 mL
      normal dilution
      per 100 g
      Energy (kcal/kJ) 100/420 490/2050
      Protein equivalent (g) 2.8 14
      % of total energy 11 11
      Source: Hydrolized casein, amino acid premix
      Carbohydrate (g) 12 59
      % of total energy 49 49
      Source: Corn syrup solids, modified corn starch
      Fat (g) 4.5 22
      % of total energy 40 40
      Source: High oleic sunflower oil (46%),
      MCT oil (33%), soy oil (20%),
      ARA & DHA single cell oil blend (1.3%)
      Linoleic Acid (g) 0.6 2.9
      Linolenic Acid (g) 0.06 0.4
      ARA (mg) 0 0
      DHA (mg) 11.5 85
      Minerals per 100 mL
      normal dilution
      per 100 g
      Calcium (mg) 100 490
      Phosphorus (mg) 60 290
      Magnesium (mg) 16 78
      Iron (mg) 1 4.9
      Zinc (mg) 0.9 4.4
      Manganese (mg) 0.057 0.28
      Copper (mg) 0.11 0.54
      Iodine (mg) 0.015 0.074
      Selenium (mg) 0.0032 0.0157
      Chromium (mg) 0.003 0.0147
      Molybdenum (mg) 0.0045 0.022
      Sodium (mg) 40 196
      Potassium (mg) 100 490
      Chloride (mg) 61 430
      Vitamins per 100 mL
      normal dilution
      per 100 g
      Vitamin A (IU) 200 990
      Vitamin D (IU) 56 270
      Vitamin E (IU) 1.79 8.8
      Vitamin K (mg) 0.004 0.02
      Vitamin C (mg) 10 49
      Thiamine (mg) 0.075 0.37
      Riboflavin (mg) 0.01 0.49
      Niacin (mg) 1 4.9
      Pantothenic Acid (mg) 0.43 2.1
      Vitamin B6 (mg) 0.1 0.49
      Folic Acid (mg) 0.015 0.074
      Vitamin B12 (mg) 0.00025 0.00123
      Biotin (mg) 0.0022 0.0108
      Choline (mg) 22 108
      Inositol (mg) 17 83
      Carnitine (mg) 2 9.8
      Taurine (mg) 6 29
      Other Characteristics
      Renal Solute Load (mOsm/100 mL)1 24
      Osmolality (mOsm/kg H2O) 570
      Osmolarity (mOsm/L) 480
      Water (g/100 mL) 85

      Nutrient values are subject to change. Consult actual product labels for most current information. 1. Fomon SJ, Ziegler EE. Renal solute load and potential renal solute load in infancy. J Pediatr. 1999; 134: 11-14. 2. International Formula Council. Infant Feeding: Safety Issues for Health Care Professionals. Atlanta, GA: International Formula Council; 2004:4.

  • Product Forms
    • Product Format Unit Size Approximate Product Yield at Normal Dilution Shelf Life Item Number
      PURAMINO A+® JUNIOR Powder 400 g 2900 mL (12 bottles x 8 fl oz) 15 Months 2047834
  • Preparation of Feedings
    • PREPARATION OF FEEDINGS

      USE ONLY AS DIRECTED BY YOUR MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL. PURAMINO A+® JUNIOR IS NOT DESIGNED FOR USE AS AN INFANT FORMULA.

      INSTRUCTIONS FOR PREPARATION AND USE FOR ORAL FEEDING:

      Your medical professional will provide the correct amount of powder to mix with water for consumption.‡ It is important to follow the directions below. Measure the correct amount of water into a suitable container for mixing. Next, add the required amount of PURAMINO A+® JUNIOR powder. Mix well until blended.

      Failure to follow these instructions could result in severe harm. Once prepared, this product can spoil quickly. Either consume the prepared beverage immediately or cover and store in refrigerator at 2-4°C (35-40°F). Use within 24 hours of preparation. Shake well before each use. Do not use prepared product if it is unrefrigerated for more than a total of 2 hours. Do not freeze prepared product. After feeding begins, consume the prepared beverage within one hour or discard.

      ‡lf instructed to use the scoop in the can to make 30 kcal/30 mL: For every 30 mL (1 US fl. oz.) of water, 1 unpacked level scoop of powder (6.8 g) will make approximately 35 mL (1.2 US fl. oz.) of prepared product.

      To make approximately 177 mL (approximately 6 US fl. oz.) of prepared product, add 5 unpacked level scoops (34 g) of powder to 152 mL (5 US fl. oz.) of water. To make approximately 246 mL (approximately 8 US fl. oz.) of prepared product, add 7 unpacked level scoops (47.6 g) of powder to 211 mL (7 US fl. oz.) of water.

      This 400 g can of PURAMINO A+® JUNIOR will make approximately 2 L (2.1 US quarts) of beverage at 30 kcal/30 mL.

      WARNING: Do not boil product. Do not use a microwave oven to prepare or warm product. Serious burns may result.

      Powder Storage: Store cans at room temperature. After opening can, keep tightly covered, store in dry area and use contents within 1 month. Store DRY scoop in this can. Do not freeze powder and avoid excessive heat.

      WARNING: Not for parenteral (I.V.) use.

      References 1. Fomon SF, Ziegler EE. Renal solute load and potential renal solute load in infancy. J Pediatr 1999;134:11-14. 2. International Formula Council. Infant Feeding: Safety Issues for Health Care Professionals. Atlanta, GA: International Formula Council; 2004:4. 3. Robbins ST, Meyers R, eds. Infant Feedings: Guidelines for Preparation of Human Milk and Formula in Health Care Facilities. Chicago, Ill: American Dietetic Association; 2011. 4. Telang S, Berseth CL, Ferguson PW, et al. Fortifying fresh human milk with commercial powdered human milk fortifiers does not affect bacterial growth during 6 hours at room temperature. J Am Diet Assoc. 2005;105:1567-1572

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