Pregestimil® A

Hypoallergenic, extensively hydrolyzed, iron fortified infant formula for the dietary management of infants with fat malabsorption and who may also be sensitive to intact proteins.

Indication

Hypoallergenic, extensively hydrolyzed, iron fortified infant formula for the dietary management of infants with fat malabsorption and who may also be sensitive to intact proteins. Contains DHA (a type of Omega-3 fat).

Product Forms

ProductFormatUnit SizeApproximate Product Yield at Normal DilutionShelf LifeItem Number
Pregestimil® A+®Powder454 g3400 mL (14 bottles x 8 fl oz)21 Months1238161
Nursette® Bottle59 mL59 mL (2 fl oz)12 Months1273987

Preparation Of Feedings

POWDER

WARNING: Your baby’s health depends on carefully following the instructions below. Use only as directed by a medical professional. Improper hygiene, preparation, dilution, use or storage may result in severe harm. Powdered infant formulas are not sterile and should not be fed to premature infants or infants who might have immune problems unless directed and supervised by your baby’s doctor. Ask your baby’s doctor which formula is appropriate for your baby.

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1. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water before preparing formula. 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 WELL.

Use the chart below for the correct amounts of cooled, boiled water and powder. Use scoop in can to measure powder. Store DRY scoop in this can.

To MakeBoiled WaterPowder
60 mL bottle60 mL (1/4 cup)1 packed level scoop
120 mL bottle120 mL (1/2 cup)2 packed level scoops
195 mL bottle180 mL (3/4 cup)3 packed level scoops
260 mL bottle240 mL (1 cup)4 packed level scoops

NURSETTE® BOTTLES

Your baby’s health depends on carefully following the instructions below. Proper hygiene, preparation, use and storage are important when preparing infant formula. Use as directed by your baby’s doctor.

Inspect each bottle for signs of damage.

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1. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water before preparing bottle for feeding.

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2. SHAKE BOTTLE WELL and remove cap.

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3. Attach DISPOSABLE NIPPLE UNIT (not included) or ask your baby’s doctor about the need to boil a clean nipple in water before use.

Nutrients

Analysisper 100 mL normal dilutionper 100 g
Energy (kcal/kJ)68/280500/2090
Protein (g)1.8914
% of total energy1111
Source: Casein hydrolysate, amino acid premix
Carbohydrate (g)6.951
% of total energy40 (Powder) 41 (Nursette® Bottle)40
Source (Powder): Corn syrup solids, modified corn starch Source (Nursette® Bottle): Corn syrup, starch
Fat (g)3.828
% of total energy49 (Powder) 48 (Nursette® Bottle)49
Source (Powder): MCT (55%), soy (35%), corn (10%), high oleic safflower (7.5%) oils, ARA & DHA single cell oil blend (2.5%) Source (Nursette® Bottle): MCT (55%), soy (35%), high oleic safflower (7.5%) oils, ARA & DHA single cell oil blend (2.5%)
Linoleic Acid (g)0.644.7
Linolenic Acid (g)0.064 (Powder) 0.081 (Nursette® Bottle)0.48
ARA (mg)23170
DHA (mg)11.585
Minerals
Calcium (mg)64470
Calcium (mMol - Nursette® Bottle)1.59-
Phosphorus (mg)35260
Phosphorus (mMol - Nursette® Bottle)1.13-
Magnesium (mg)5.440
Magnesium (mMol - Nursette® Bottle)0.22-
Iron (mg)1.229
Zinc (mg)0.685
Manganese (mg)0.01690.125
Copper (mg)0.0510.38
Iodine (mg)0.01010.075
Selenium (mg)0.001890.014
Sodium (mg)32240
Sodium (mMol - Nursette® Bottle)1.38-
Potassium (mg)74550
Potassium (mMol - Nursette® Bottle)1.9-
Chloride (mg)58430
Chloride (mMol - Nursette® Bottle)1.64-
Vitamins
Vitamin A (IU)2401750
Vitamin D (IU)34250
Vitamin E (IU)2.720
Vitamin K (mg)0.00810.06
Vitamin C (mg)8.160
Thiamine (mg)0.0540.4
Riboflavin (mg)0.0610.45
Niacin (mg)0.685
Pantothenic Acid (mg)0.342.5
Vitamin B6 (mg)0.0410.3
Folic Acid (mg)0.01080.08
Vitamin B12 (mg)0.00020.0015
Biotin (mg)0.0020.015
Choline (mg)16.2120
Inositol (mg)11.585
Carnitine (mg)1.3510
Taurine (mg)4.130
Other Characteristics
Renal Solute Load (mOsm/100 mL)116.9
Osmolality (mOsm/kg H2O)320 (Powder) 290 (Nursette® Bottle)
Osmolarity (mOsm/L)280 (Powder) 260 (Nursette® Bottle)
Water (g/100 mL)88 (Powder) 90 (Nursette® Bottle)