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Aptamil® Feed Thickener

Breast milk / Breast milk substitute thickener

Aptamil® Feed Thickener is a thickening agent and may be mixed with breast milk or infant formula to assist in the management of regurgitation. Aptamil®Feed Thickener may also be used to thicken the fluids and foods of infants, children and adults. In all cases it should only be used under medical supervision.

  • This product is not an infant formula or breast milk substitute.
  • Use to thicken liquids or foods but NOT as a sole source of nutrition.
  • Failure to follow directions can be harmful for your baby.
  • Only to be used under medical supervision.
  • Not suitable for use with premature infants

To assist infants with regurgitation, Aptamil®Feed Thickener can be used safely and effectively for thicken infant feeds. Thickened feeds may assist with the dietary management of regurgitation.

For breastfed infants: Aptamil® Feed Thickener can be mixed with a small amount of cool boiled water or expressed breast milk and fed as a gel before, during or directly after the breast feed. Alternatively it can be mixed with expressed breast milk to thicken the feed.

For formula fed infants: Aptamil® Feed Thickener can be used to thicken standard infant formula, or specialty formulas. If a baby on standard formula requires a thickened feed, Aptamil® AR Gold+ Infant Formula, which already contains thickener is recommended.

For thickened food: Aptamil® Feed Thickener can be used to thicken food such as soups, sauces, purees and custards.

If you have any questions about Aptamil® Feed Thickener, please call our team of healthcare professionals on 1800 438 500 or email us.

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Available online and in pharmacies

  • 380 gram tins
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