BCAD 1

An isoleucine-, leucine-, and valine-free, iron fortified infant formula with DHA and ARA for the dietary management of infants and young children with documented Maple Syrup Urine Disease (MSUD).

Indication

An isoleucine-, leucine-, and valine-free, iron fortified infant formula with DHA and ARA for the dietary management of infants and young children with documented Maple Syrup Urine Disease (MSUD).

Product Forms

ProductFormatUnit SizeApproximate Product Yield at Normal DilutionShelf LifeItem Number
BCAD 1Powder454 gYield Not Applicable to Metabolics18 Months2001952

Preparation Of Feedings

POWDER

Mead Johnson BCAD 1 is to be used only in the dietary management of infants and young children with Maple Syrup Urine Disease under the direct and continuing supervision of your baby’s doctor.

WARNING: This product is nutritionally incomplete. Care must be taken to provide enough isoleucine, leucine and valine to support growth, using other foods with these amino acids as required. Your doctor must carefully and constantly supervise use of BCAD 1 with other foods and adjust the diet based on frequent blood tests.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR PREPARATION AND USE

Your baby’s health depends on carefully following the instructions below. Proper hygiene, preparation, dilution, use and storage are important when preparing formula. Powdered formulas are not sterile and should not be fed to premature infants or those persons who might have immune problems unless directed and supervised by your baby’s doctor.

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1. Wash hands thoroughly. Boil clean bottles, nipples, caps and utensils in water (2 minutes at a rolling boil).

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2. Boil fresh water at a rolling boil for 2 minutes. Cool to room temperature prior to mixing.

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3. Pour desired amount of the cooled water into the bottle. Add powder. Cap bottle and shake vigorously.

Nutrients

Analysisper 100 mLper 100 g
Energy (kcal/kJ)68/280500/2090
Protein equivalent (g)2.216.2
% of total energy1313
Source: Amino Acid Premix
Carbohydrate (g)6.951
% of total energy4040
Source: Corn syrup solids, modified corn starch, sugar
Fat (g)3.526
% of total energy4747
Source: Palm olein oil (44%), soy oil (19.5%), coconut oil (19.5%), high oleic sunflower oil (14.5%), ARA & DHA single cell oil blend (2.5%)
Linoleic Acid (g)0.544
Linolenic Acid (g)0.0460.34
ARA (mg)24175
DHA (mg)11.988
Minerals
Calcium (mg)89660
Calcium (mMol)2.216.5
Phosphorus (mg)59440
Phosphorus (mMol)1.9214.2
Magnesium (mg)8.966
Magnesium (mMol)0.372.7
Iron (mg)1.39.6
Zinc (mg)1.168.6
Manganese (mg)0.0510.38
Copper (mg)0.1160.86
Iodine (mg)0.01030.076
Selenium (mg)0.00190.0141
Sodium (mg)32240
Sodium (mMol)1.4110.4
Potassium (mg)81600
Potassium (mMol)2.115.3
Chloride (mg)68500
Chloride (mMol)1.914.1
Vitamins
Vitamin A (IU)2101520
Vitamin D (IU)51380
Vitamin E (IU)1.3510
Vitamin K (mg)0.00540.044
Vitamin C (mg)8.160
Thiamine (mg)0.1351
Riboflavin (mg)0.1351
Niacin (mg)1.3510
Pantothenic Acid (mg)0.513.8
Vitamin B6 (mg)0.1351
Folic Acid (mg)0.01350.1
Vitamin B12 (mg)0.000270.002
Biotin (mg)0.00510.038
Choline (mg)16.7124
Inositol (mg)11.686
Carnitine (mg)6.850
Taurine (mg)4.130
Other Characteristics
Potential Renal Solute Load (mOsm/100 mL)120
Osmolality (mOsm/kg H2O)*330
Osmolarity (mOsm/L)*300
Water (g/100 mL)90