Related Clinical Research

Infant Nutrition Requirements And Options

This article outlines caloric and nutrient needs, describes appropriate growth indicators, and emphasizes the importance of communication between healthcare professionals to ensure that term and preterm infants get the nutrition they need.

Patel JK, Rouster AS. Infant Nutrition Requirements and Options. In: StatPearls. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; Jan 2024-.

Growth, Tolerance, And Compliance Of Infants Fed An Extensively Hydrolyzed Protein Infant Formula With Added 2'-Fucosyllactose (2'-FL) Human Milk Oligosaccharide

A research study showed that Similac® 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(1):186. Published 2021 Jan 9. doi:10.3390/nu13010186

How Does Human Milk Affect Childhood Growth & Development?

There are major gaps in our understanding of how human milk components influence childhood growth and development. This article provides summaries of key findings from studies on human milk macronutrients, human milk micronutrients, and human milk bioactive components, which help us to better understand the connection.

Garber E. American Society for Nutrition. nutrition.org/how-does-human-milk-affect-childhood-growth-development/. Published November 27, 2023.

 
 

Related Nutrition Resources

Nutrition Guide for Infants

Find a reference guide that covers the basic components of different formulas and the nutrition challenges they may help to overcome.

Formula Options to Support Baby's Growth and Development

Similac® offers different formula feeding options to support the unique needs of individual infants. Find out which Similac formula may be the best fit for your patient's needs.

Parents Reported Reduced Gassiness & Fussiness With Similac® 360 Total Care®

Review this Similac® resource showing the benefits of a formula with 5 HMO prebiotics and how parents of fussy babies who switched to Similac 360 Total Care reported a reduction in gassiness and fussiness over a 28-day period.*

* Compared to baseline, in a single-arm study of 45 babies considered very or extremely fussy by parents when on a different formula (Reverri EJ, Berde Y, Baggs G, Parker AM, Lasekan JB. Curr Dev Nutr. 2023;7 Suppl 1:101058).

Connect With Your Patients

 
Similac NeoSure Patient Brochure

Information about NeoSure, a nutrient-enriched* formula for a premature infant's first year. Includes Women Infants and Children (WIC) program eligibility and information.

 
World Health Organization (WHO) Growth Charts Birth - 24 months for Girls and Boys

Head circumference-for-age and weight-for-length percentile charts for girls and boys.

For Parents: Similac® 360 Total Care® with 5 HMO Prebiotics

A description of Similac 360 Total Care and how it delivers whole-baby support for infants, and has an exclusive blend of 5 HMOs structurally identical to those in human milk.

Product Solutions

Similac® 360 Total Care®

Similac 360 Total Care* Infant Formula is made with an exclusive blend of 5 HMO prebiotics structurally identical to those in breast milk. Our formula also has nutrition designed for immune support, brain development, and digestive health. Our formula contains no artificial growth hormones and is non-GMO.

 

* Not for infants or children with galactosemia.
 No significant difference has been shown between milk derived from rbST-treated and non-rbST-treated cows.
 Ingredients not genetically engineered.

Similac® 360 Total Care® Sensitive

Similac 360 Total Care Sensitive* Infant Formula is gentle nutrition designed to ease common tummy troubles like fussiness and gas due to lactose sensitivity. Our formula has an exclusive blend of 5 HMO prebiotics structurally identical to those in breast milk, and nutrition designed for immune support, brain development, and digestive health. Our formula has no artificial growth hormones and is non-GMO.

 

* Not for infants or children with galactosemia.
 No significant difference has been shown between milk derived from rbST-treated and non-rbST-treated cows.
 Ingredients not genetically engineered.

Similac® NeoSure®

A 22 Cal/fl oz, nutrient-enriched* formula for babies who were born prematurely. Designed to be used as a preterm post-discharge formula.

* Increased protein, vitamins, and minerals compared to term infant formula.

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.

 
 
 

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