Abbott Nutrition supports the hospital Baby Friendly Initiatives(BFI) in all countries and is adapting to each one’s needs and wishes. It is Abbott’s desire to support the health care establishments to strive towards the attainment of the WHO Hospital BFI designation. Truthful to its commitment in helping NICU Health Care Professionals have the flexibility to fortify mother’s milk or donor milk to best meet the special nutritional needs of preterm infants, Abbott Nutrition is proud to expand its infant product line offering in making available two unique products:
This product is a sterile, extensively hydrolyzed casein protein to help meet a range of protein needs for the preterm infant feedings.
Similac® Human Milk Fortifier Special Care® 30 (with iron)
Similac® Human Milk Fortifier Special Care® 30 (with iron) is a sterile liquid formulation, ready to mix, and is suitable for use as a human milk fortifier. Similac® Human Milk Fortifier Special Care® 30 (with iron) can be mixed with human milk to a variety of caloric densities.
In addition, Abbott Nutrition is committed to supplying the most advanced infant formula and infant nutritional products on the market. As such, Abbott Nutrition offers a line of Similac® feeding products specifically formulated to support NICU and post-discharge nutritional needs of premature and low-birth-weight babies: Similac® Human Milk Fortifier, Similac® Special Care® formulas and Similac® Neosure® Omega-3 and Omega-6. These products are supported by more than 30 years of research and over 55 clinical studies.