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Similac Human Milk Fortifier

By Abbott Nutrition

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Similac Human Milk Fortifier is intended for low-birth-weight infants as a nutritional supplement to add to preterm human milk.
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Item# Description Size Price
54598

0.9 gram Packet

Each

$2.20

$1.69
Description

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Similac Human Milk Fortifier powder is designed to easily combine with breast milk to supplement feedings for low-birth-weight infants. The 0.9-gram packet offers convenient packaging for easy travel and less spillage. Studies have also shown this formula to be well-tolerated with infants. A peer-reviewed clinical study showed infants fed Similac Human Milk Fortifier demonstrated excellent weight, length and head circumference gains. The formula exhibits a low amount of iron to provide flexibility in adding iron to the baby's diet in other forms.

For other dietary needs, the formula is gluten-free, Halal and Kosher.

Features, Benefits, Specifications, Ingredients, Preparation, Storage and Handling, and Nutrition Information

Features and Benefits:

  • Excellent Weight and Length Gain
  • Head Circumference Gains
  • Kosher
  • Halal
  • Well Tolerated
  • Easy-to-Use Packets
  • Convenient Packets for Travel
  • Small Packets for Less Spillage

Specifications:

  • Manufacturer: Abbott Nutrition
  • Item Number: 54598
  • Quantity: Each
  • 0.9 Gram Packet
  • Unflavored
  • HCPCS Code: B4155

Ingredients:

Nonfat Milk, Whey Protein Concentrate, Corn Syrup Solids, Medium-Chain Triglycerides, Calcium Phosphate, Potassium Citrate. Less than 2% of the Following: Soy Lecithin, Minerals (Magnesium Chloride, Sodium Citrate, Calcium Carbonate, Salt, Potassium Phosphate, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Cupric Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Sodium Selenate), Vitamins (Vitamin A Palmitate, Vitamin D3, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Phylloquinone, Thiamin Chloride Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Cyanocobalamin, Niacinamide, Folic Acid, Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Ascorbic Acid, m-Inositol), and Potassium Hydroxide. 
Contains milk and soy ingredients.

Preparation:

This product is for premature and low-birth-weight infants. Proper hygiene, handling and storage are important when preparing fortified human breast milk. Failure to do so could result in severe harm.


Additional Calories Desired Human Milk
Similac Human Milk Fortifier
2 (Cal/fl oz) 50 mL 1 packet
4 (Cal/fl oz) 25 mL 1 packet
  • Gently shake container of human milk. Pour desired quantity into clean feeding container.
  • To open packet, tear top off completely along perforation.
  • Add fortifier to human milk and gently shake.
    • Bottle Feeding: Discard one hour after feeding begins.
    • Tube Feeding: Limit hang time to a maximum of four hours.

    Storage and Handling:

    • After mixing, use immediately or store unused fortified human milk in the refrigerator.
    • Use stored portion within 24 hours or according to hospital procedures for handling human breast milk.
    • Gently shake before using.
    • Store unopened packets at room temperature.
    • Do not expose these packets to extreme temperatures.

    Similac Human Milk Fortifier Powder Nutrition Information (0.9 g Packet)

    Volume3.34 fl oz (100 Cal)
    Calories3.5
    Protein.25 grams
    Fats.09 grams
    Carbohydrates.0.45 grams
    Water0 grams
    Linoleic Acid0 mg
    Potential Renal Solute Load, mOsm2.8
    Vitamin A155 IU
    Vitamin D30 IU
    Vitamin E0.8 IU
    Vitamin K2.1 mcg
    Thiamin (Vitamin B1)58 mcg
    Riboflavin (Vitamin B2)104 mcg
    Vitamin B653 mcg
    Vitamin B12.016 mcg
    Niacin893 mcg
    Folic Acid5.75 mcg
    Biotin6.5 mcg
    Pantothenic Acid375 mcg
    Vitamin C6.3 mg
    Choline.05 mg
    Inositol1 mg
    Calcium29 mg
    Calcium1.46 mEq
    Phosphorus16 mg
    Magnesium1.7 mg
    Copper43 mcg
    Iodine0.8 mcg
    Selenium.01 mcg
    Sodium4 mg
    Sodium.16 mEq
    Potassium16 mg
    Potassium.40 mEq
    Chloride9 mg
    Chloride.27 mEq
Additional Information

Additional Information

Manufacturer Abbott Nutrition
Sub Brand Similac
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