Similac® Human Milk Fortifier Powder

Similac® Human Milk Fortifier Powder

Intended for premature and low-birth-weight infants as a nutritional supplement to add to human milk

Features:

  • Excellent weight, length and head circumference gains demonstrated in a peer-reviewed study.1
  • In a peer-reviewed study, preserved the antibacterial activity of human milk against E. coli, Staphylococcus, Staph, GBS, and E. sakazakii (now C. sakazakii).2, * 
  • Specially formulated to mix easily with human milk
  • Low iron level provides flexibility to add iron as needed

* Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus, Group B Strepotcoccus, and Enterobacter sakazakii (now Cronobacter sakazakii).
References:
 1. Barrett-Reis B, et al. Pediatrics. 2000;106:581-588.; 2. Chan GM. J Perinatol. 2003;23:620-623.

Clinical Information

Nutritional Information

Unflavored Powder - 0.9 g (1 Packet)

Nutrient Data
Amount Per Serving
Calories 3.5
Protein, g 0.25
Fat, g 0.09
Carbohydrate, g 0.45
Water, g 0
Linoleic Acid, mg 0.0
Potential Renal Solute Load, mOsm 2.8
Vitamins
Amount Per Serving
Vitamin A, IU 155
Vitamin D, IU 30
Vitamin E, IU 0.8
Vitamin K, mcg 2.1
Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg 58
Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg 104
Vitamin B6, mcg 53
Vitamin B12, mcg 0.16
Niacin, mcg 893
Folic Acid (Folacin), mcg 5.75
Pantothenic Acid, mcg 375
Biotin, mcg 6.5
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid), mg 6.3
Choline, mg 0.5
Inositol, mg 1
Minerals
Amount Per Serving
Calcium, mg 29
Calcium, mEq 1.46
Phosphorus, mg 16
Magnesium, mg 1.7
Iron, mg 0.08
Zinc, mg 0.25
Manganese, mcg 1.8
Copper, mcg 43
Iodine, mcg 0.8
Selenium, mcg 0.1
Sodium, mg 4
Sodium, mEq 0.16
Potassium, mg 16
Potassium, mEq 0.40
Chloride, mg 9
Chloride, mEq 0.27

Unflavored Powder - 26 mL (as mixed with 25 mL preterm human milk)*

Nutrient Data
Amount Per Serving
Calories 20
Protein, g 0.60
Fat, g 1.06
Carbohydrate, g 2.11
Water, g 22
Linoleic Acid, mg 92
Potential Renal Solute Load, mOsm 5.9
Vitamins
Amount Per Serving
Vitamin A, IU 252
Vitamin D, IU 31
Vitamin E, IU 1.1
Vitamin K, mcg 2.1
Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg 63
Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg 120
Vitamin B6, mcg 60
Vitamin B12, mcg 0.17
Niacin, mcg 900
Folic Acid (Folacin), mcg 6.6
Pantothenic Acid, mcg 400
Biotin, mcg 6.6
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid), mg 8.9
Choline, mg 2.8
Inositol, mg 4.6
Minerals
Amount Per Serving
Calcium, mg 35
Calcium, mEq 1.8
Phosphorus, mg 19
Magnesium, mg 2.5
Iron, mg 0.11
Zinc, mg 0.34
Manganese, mcg 2.0
Copper, mcg 59
Iodine, mcg 3.5
Selenium, mcg 0.5
Sodium, mg 10
Sodium, mEq 1
Potassium, mg 30
Potassium, mEq 0.8
Chloride, mg 23
Chloride, mEq 0.7

Similac® Human Milk Fortifier Powder

Excellent weight, length and head circumference gains demonstrated in a peer-reviewed study.1 In a peer-reviewed study, preserved the antibacterial activity of human milk against Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus, Group B Strepotcoccus, and Enterobacter sakazakii (now Cronobacter sakazakii).2 Specially formulated to mix easily with human milk. Low iron level provides flexibility to add iron as needed. Well tolerated. Small, convenient packaging designed for less spillage. Gluten-free. Halal. Kosher.

  • 1 Barrett-Reis B, et al. Pediatrics. 2000;106:581-588.
  • 2 Chan GM. J Perinatol. 2003;23:620-623.

Ingredients

Unflavored Powder

Nonfat Milk, Whey Protein Concentrate, Corn Syrup Solids, Medium Chain Triglycerides, Calcium Phosphate, Potassium Citrate. Less than 2% of: 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.

Precautions

Add only to human milk - do not add water.

Tolerance to enteral feedings should be confirmed by offering small volumes of unfortified human milk.

Once enteral feeding is well established, Similac Human Milk Fortifier Powder can be added to human milk.

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.

Never use a microwave oven to warm feedings. Serious burns can result.