Cow & Gate First Infant Milk from Newborn Stage 1 900g
Nutritionally complete breastmilk substitute. For the first few months of life, your baby will get all their nutrition from milk. Cow & Gate first infant milk from newborn, is a nutritionally complete, whey based, infant milk suitable from birth onwards. It can be used for combination feeding or if baby is not being breastfed. It contains our unique blend of oligosaccharides (GOS/FOS) similar to those found in nature, key vitamins and minerals, nucleotides, LCPs and antioxidants.
Country of origin - Produce of the EU
Name and address of manufacturer - Cow & Gate, White Horse Business Park, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 0XQ.
Because powdered milks are not sterile, failure to follow instructions may make your baby ill. Wash hands and sterilise all utensils according to manufacturers' instructions. Boil freshly run water. Leave kettle to cool for 30 minutes. Do not use artificially softened or repeatedly boiled water. Measure the required amount of water (refer to feeding guide) into a sterilised bottle. Do not add powder to boiling water due to risk of scalding. Using the scoop provided, level off the powder with the built-in leveller. Do not press/heap the powder. Add one scoop to every 30 ml (1 fl oz) of boiled cooled water. Add the correct number of scoops to the water. Adding too many or too few scoops scan be harmful. Replace seal on bottle. Shake well (for 10 seconds) to dissolve powder. Remove seal, replace with a sterilised teat. Cool under running tap. Check temperature of feed. Feed immediately.
For hygiene reasons, do not store made up feeds. Make up each feed as required and always discard unfinished feeds after 2 hours. If necessary offer cooled boiled water between feeds. Do not heat in a microwave. Hot spots may occur and cause scalding.
Breastfeeding is best for babies. It is recommended that Cow & Gate first infant milk from newborn be used only on the advice of a doctor, midwife, health visitor, public health nurse, dietitian, pharmacist, or other professional responsible for maternal and child care. When bottle feeding do not allow prolonged or frequent contact of milk feeds with your baby's teeth as this increases the risk of tooth decay. Ask your Health Professional or Dentist for advice. Make sure your baby's teeth are cleaned after the last feed at night. Never leave your baby alone during feeding.
Feeding guide 0-12 months - Preparation for single feeds
Approx. age of baby: Birth, Approx. weight of baby: 3.5kg/7.5lbs, Number of level scoops: 3, Amount of water: 90ml/3fl.oz, Feeds in 24 hours: 6
Approx. age of baby: 2 weeks, Approx. weight of baby: 4.0kg/8.8lbs, Number of level scoops: 4, Amount of water: 120ml/4fl.oz, Feeds in 24 hours: 6
Approx. age of baby: 2 months, Approx. weight of baby: 5.0kg/11.0lbs, Number of level scoops: 6, Amount of water: 180ml/6fl.oz, Feeds in 24 hours: 5
Approx. age of baby: 4 months, Approx. weight of baby: 6.5kg/14.5lbs, Number of level scoops: 7, Amount of water: 210ml/7fl.oz, Feeds in 24 hours: 5
Approx. age of baby: 6 months*, Approx. weight of baby: 7.5kg/16.5lbs, Number of level scoops: 8, Amount of water: 240ml/8fl.oz, Feeds in 24 hours: 4
Approx. age of baby: 7-12 months, Approx. weight of baby: -kg/-lbs, Number of level scoops: 7, Amount of water: 210ml/7fl.oz, Feeds in 24 hours: 3
*Assumes weaning at 6 months. Your baby may need more or less than the feeding guide above. This information is given as a guide only. Consult your healthcare professional if you require more advice.
1 scoop = 4.5g
Always use the scoop provided. The colour of the scoop in this pack may change from time to time.
Use powder within 4 weeks of opening and store in a cool dry place - do not refrigerate.
While every care has been taken to ensure this information is always as accurate as possible, food products are regularly improved and nutrition content may occasionally change. As a result we recommend that you always read the label carefully before using or consuming any products.
Nutritional Reference Value (NRV) information is based on the typical composition of the product. Guideline daily amounts are those for a typical adult (men and women).
NRV information for non Boots products is calculated by the manufacturer. Boots has no control over the recipe or nutritional content of such products and information on this site may differ to that given on the product label. We would therefore recommend you do not solely rely on this information and always read the product label.
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This information was last updated 02/10/2014
Demineralised Whey (Milk), Vegetable Oils, Lactose (Milk), Skimmed Milk, Galacto-Oligosaccharides (Milk) (GOS), Whey Protein Concentrate (Milk), Fructo-Oligosaccharides (FOS), Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Citrate, Potassium Chloride, Fish Oil, Magnesium Chloride, Calcium Phosphate, Vitamin C, Emulsifier (Soya Lecithin), Choline Chloride, Taurine, Iron Sulphate, Zinc Sulphate, Uridine 5'-Monophosphate Sodium Salt, Cytidine 5'-Monophosphate, Vitamin E, Inositol, Adenosine 5'-Monophosphate, Inosine 5'-Monophosphate Sodium Salt, Niacin, L-Tryptophan, Guanosine 5'-Monophosphate Sodium Salt, L-Carnitine, Pantothenic Acid, Folic Acid, Copper Sulphate, Vitamin A, Biotin, Vitamin B12, Thiamin, Vitamin D3, Vitamin B6, Manganese Sulphate, Potassium Iodide, Vitamin K, Sodium Selenite
Allergy advice - For allergens, see ingredients in bold
per 100ml prepared feed
of which sugars 7.3g
of which lactose 7.0g
- Saturates 1.5g
- Unsaturates 1.9g
of which LCPs 15mg
- Arachidonic acid (AA) 6.4mg
- Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) 6.4mg
Vitamin A 54µg-RE
Vitamin D3 1.2µg
Vitamin E 1.1mg α-TE
Vitamin K1 4.4µg
Vitamin C 9.2mg
Thiamin (B1) 50µg
Riboflavin (B2) 116µg
Niacin (B3) 430µg
Pantothenic Acid 330µg
Vitamin B6 40µg
Folic Acid 13µg
Vitamin B12 0.18µg
900 G €12.80 per 1KG
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