We are urgently responding to an increase in demand for Nutramigen® A+® powder and Nutramigen® A+® with LGG® due to the recall of another manufacturer’s product. It’s recommended that pharmacies hold amino acid-based formulas and extensively hydrolyzed infant formulas behind the counter to ensure supply for those infants who need it most.Talk to your pharmacist if you need access to this formula.
This hypoallergenic formula has been clinically proven to reduce colic due to cow’s milk protein allergy quickly, often within 48 hours*1,2.
And it now has LGG® culture, a friendly bacteria that’s been extensively studied for dietary allergy management — which is a real plus for your baby.
Nutramigen A+ with LGG can also offer additional benefits for dietary allergy management. Ask your baby’s doctor for all the good news.
Nutramigen A+ with LGG can be purchased in stores, online or through your pharmacist. You may make your purchase online at Walmart.ca, Amazon.ca, London Drugs and the Specialty Food Shop.
Alternatively, simply call or visit your pharmacy and provide the following bar code and item number:
Nutramigen A+ with LGG infant formula may be available through various public and private drug benefits programs. Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you qualify for coverage under your private insurance, a provincial drug benefit plan, or another public drug insurance plan including: Alberta public programs, the Regie de l'assurance Maladie du Quebec's Public Prescription Drug Insurance Plan, the Saskatchewan Aids to Independent Living Program, or other plans.
Also available, Nutramigen A+.
* Clinically proven to settle colic symptoms often within 48 hours
† Due to cow's milk protein allergy‡ Studied before the addition of LGG culture, DHA and ARA§ than Nutramigen A+1. Lothe L, et al. Pediatrics. 1989; 83: 262-266.
2. Lothe L, et al. Pediatrics. 1982; 70: 7-10.
3. Canani RB et al. J Pediatrics 2013;163: 771-777.
LGG is a registered trademark of Chr. Hansen A/S
|Analysis||Per 100mL normal dilution||Per 100g|
|Energy (kcal/kj)||68 / 280||500 / 2090|
|% of total energy Source: Extensively Hydrolyzed casein, amino acid premix||11||11|
|% of total energy Source: Corn syrup solids, modified corn starch||41||41|
|% of total energy Source: Palm olein oil (44%), soy oil (19.5%), coconut oil (19.5%), high olein sunflower oil (14.5%), ARA & DHA single cell oil blend (2.5%)||48||48|
|Linoleic acid (g)||0.6||4.3|
|Linolenic acid (g)||0.1||0.4|
|Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG (cfu)||1.35*107||1.01*108|
|Vitamin A (IU)||210||1520|
|Vitamin D (IU)||34||250|
|Vitamin E (IU)||1.37||10.1|
|Vitamin K (mg)||0.0062||0.045|
|Vitamin C (mg)||8.2||61|
|Pantothenic Acid (mg)||0.34||2.5|
|Vitamin B6 (mg)||0.041||0.3|
|Folic Acid (mg)||0.011||0.081|
|Vitamin B12 (mg)||0.00021||0.00152|
561 g (1 can)
Use the chart below for the correct amounts of cooled, boiled water and powder. Use scoop in tub/carton to measure powder. Store DRY scoop in this tub/pouch.
|TO MAKE||Boiled Water||Powder|
|60 mL bottle||60 mL 1/4 cup||1 packed level scoop|
|120 mL bottle||120 mL 1/2 cup||2 packed level scoops|
|180 mL bottle||180 mL 3/4 cup||3 packed level scoops|
|240 mL bottle||240 mL 1 cup||4 packed level scoops|
WARNING:Do not warm the prepared formula beyond preparation temperature of 40oC (104oF); this may limit benefits of LGG® culture. Microwaving formula may cause serious burns to baby.
Failure to follow these instructions could result in severe harm. Once prepared, infant formula can spoil quickly. Either feed immediately or cover and store in refrigerator at 2-4oC (35-40oF) for no longer than 24 hours.
Do not use prepared formula if it is unrefrigerated for more than a total of 2 hours. Do not freeze prepared formula. After feeding begins, use formula within one hour or discard.
Powder Storage: Store cans at room temperature. After opening can, keep tightly covered, store in dry area and use contents within 1 month. Do not freeze powder and avoid excessive heat.