Related Clinical Research

Alimentum® Clinical Research Study: Growth, Tolerance, and Compliance

A research study showed that Alimentum, the first and only hypoallergenic, extensively hydrolyzed protein-based infant formula with 2'-FL HMO, was well-tolerated by babies and supported growth.

Ramirez-Farias C, Baggs GE, Marriage BJ. Nutrients. 2021;13:186.

Expert Panel: The Beneficial Effects of HMOs in Early Life

This review by pediatric gastroenterology and allergy-immunology experts addressed the bioactive components of human milk, the structure and roles of HMOs, and potential benefits of HMO-supplemented infant formula—particularly for children with cow's milk protein allergy (see methods section).

Sekerel BE, Bingol G, Cullu Cokugras F, et al. J Asthma Allergy. 2021;14:1147-1164. Published 2021 Sep 24. doi:10.2147/JAA.S323734

Cow's Milk Allergy

This review article provides insights on the dietary management of cow's milk allergy.

Arasi S, Cafarotti A, Fiocchi A. Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol. 2022;22(3):181-187. doi:10.1097/ACI.0000000000000823


Related Nutrition Resources

Clinical Support for Similac® Alimentum®

Similac Alimentum formula has a unique dual-carbohydrate blend to help maximize absorption and minimize malabsorption.1,2 

References: 1. Kerzner B, et al. Pediatr Res. 1983;17:191A. Abstract. 2. Anderson TA, et al. Carbohydrate. In: Fomon SJ. Infant Nutrition. 2nd ed. Philadelphia, PA: WB Saunders Co; 1974.

Similac Alimentum

WIC eligible in all 50 states.*

* WIC is a service mark of the US Department of Agriculture, and an abbreviation for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children. No endorsement of any brand or product by the USDA is implied or intended. Requires state medical documentation form. State approval is subject to change.


Product Solutions

Similac® Alimentum®

A 20 Cal/fl oz., nutritionally complete, hypoallergenic formula for infants, including those with colic symptoms due to protein sensitivity, severe food allergies, sensitivity to intact protein, protein maldigestion, or fat malabsorption. Appropriate supplemental beverage for children with severe food allergies, sensitivity to intact protein, protein maldigestion, or fat malabsorption.

Similac Pro-Total Comfort®

Similac Pro-Total Comfort* is a gentle formula with 2'-FL human milk oligosaccharide (2'-FL HMO), an immune-nourishing prebiotic like that found in breast milk that supports baby’s developing immune system. It’s an easy-to-digest formula for babies with fussiness, gas, and crying who have difficulty tolerating other milk-based formulas.

* Not for infants or children with galactosemia.
Not from human milk.
At significant levels.

Similac® Soy Isomil®

A 20 Cal/fl oz, nutritionally complete, soy-based infant formula for infants with feeding problems such as fussiness and gas; for infants whose parents choose a milk-free formula as a first feeding or as a supplement to breastfeeding; and for infants of vegetarian families.  A lactose-free feeding for patients with disorders for which lactose should be avoided, including lactase deficiency, lactose intolerance, and galactosemia.


Connect With Your Patients

Similac® Alimentum® Patient Brochure

Share information about Similac Alimentum hypoallergenic infant formula with parents and caregivers of babies with cow's milk allergy and colic symptoms due to protein sensitivity.

References: 1. Mousan G, et al. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2016 Oct;55(11):1054-63. doi: 10.1177/0009922816664512

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