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Similac® Sensitive® Lactose Sensitivity - Unflavoured

Similac® Sensitive® Lactose Sensitivity

Formula with lactose-free carbohydrate source

Indications for use

  • For infants with symptoms of lactose intolerance such as fussiness, gas, and/or diarrhea.1
  • For initial or supplemental feeding of term infants.
  • For oral or tube feeding use.

Safety precautions:

  • Not for parenteral use.
  • Not for infants with galactosemia, congenital lactase deficiency, or confirmed cow’s milk protein allergy.2

† Contains inherent lactose from protein source

REFERENCES: 1. Lasekan JB et al. Lactose-free Milk Protein-Based Formula: Impact on Growth and Gastrointestinal Tolerance in Infants. Clin Pediatr 2011;50(4):330-7.

2. Health Canada. Food and Nutrition: Nutrition for Healthy Term Infants: Recommendations from Birth to Six Months. Last modified on 2015-08-18. [Accessed online on 2019-04-26].


AVAILABILITY

List number
Product
Format
66338510
Similac® Sensitive® Lactose Sensitivity
385-mL cans; 12/case
6499830C
Similac® Sensitive® Lactose Sensitivity
638-g containers; 6/case

Concentrated liquid

Powder

Preparation — Concentrated liquid

Refer to product label for complete preparation instructions.

Your baby’s health depends on carefully following these directions. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water. Proper hygiene, preparation, mixing, and storage are important when using infant formula. Use as directed by your health care professional.

Preparation instructions – Must add water

Must add equal amounts of water (boiled and cooled to room temperature) and concentrated liquid formula.

  • Place washed bottles, nipples, rings, caps, and all preparation equipment in boiling water and keep at a rolling boil for 2 minutes. In another pot, boil water at a rolling boil for 2 minutes. Cool to room temperature prior to mixing.
  • Clean top of can. Shake well before opening. Pour equal amounts of concentrated liquid formula and boiled, cooled water into bottle. (See mixing guide on label.)
  • Cap bottle; shake well; attach nipple.

Storage: Cover prepared bottles and opened cans and refrigerate immediately; use within 48 hours. Once feeding begins, use within 1 hour or discard.

WARNING: Never use a microwave oven to warm formula; serious burns can result. Test temperature before feeding to avoid scalding the baby’s mouth.

Preparation — Powder

Refer to product label for complete preparation instructions.

Your baby’s health depends on carefully following these directions. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water. Proper hygiene, preparation, mixing, and storage are important when using infant formula. Use as directed by your health care professional.

Preparation instructions – Must add water

Powdered infant formulas are not sterile and should not be fed to premature babies or babies who might have immune system problems unless directed by your health care professional.

  • Place washed bottles, nipples, rings, caps, and all preparation equipment in boiling water and keep at a rolling boil for 2 minutes. In another pot, boil water at a rolling boil for 2 minutes. Cool to room temperature prior to mixing.
  • Pour desired amount of boiled, cooled water into bottle.
  • Using enclosed scoop, add 1 unpacked level scoop of powder to each 60 mL of water. Return dry scoop to container.
  • Cap bottle; shake well; attach nipple.

Storage: Once mixed, refrigerate bottles immediately; use within 24 hours. Once feeding begins, use within 1 hour or discard.

WARNING: Never use a microwave oven to warm formula; serious burns can result. Test temperature before feeding to avoid scalding the baby’s mouth.

Features and Benefits

  • Lactose-free carbohydrate source.
  • Unique blend of two carbohydrates digested by separate enzyme systems which may help maximize absorption.3
  • Clinically shown to support normal infant growth.4‡
  • Non-GMO.§
  • Easy to digest.

Suitable for people with lactose intolerance Yes
Gluten-free Yes
Kosher Yes
Halal Yes

† Contains inherent lactose from protein source.

‡ Formulation used in this study may differ slightly from the Canadian product.

§ Ingredients not genetically engineered.

¶ Similar to other infant formulas.

 

REFERENCES:

1. Lasekan JB et al. Lactose-free Milk Protein-Based Formula: Impact on Growth and Gastrointestinal Tolerance in Infants. Clin Pediatr 2011;50(4):330-7.

2. Health Canada. Food and Nutrition: Nutrition for Healthy Term Infants: Recommendations from Birth to Six Months. Last modified on 2015-08-18. [Accessed online on 2019-04-26].

3. Kerzner B et al. Jejunal absorption of Sucrose (S) and Glucose Oligomers (GO) in the Absence of Pancreatic Amylase (PA). Pediatr Res 1983;17;191A.

Nutrition

  • Per 100 g Powder
  • Per 100 mL
    (at standard dilution)
  • Per 100 Cal
  • Energy
  • ENERGY (Cal [kJ])
  • 514 (2151)
  • 68 (283)
  • 100 (418)
  • PROTEIN (g)
  • 11.20
  • 1.47
  • 2.18
  • % of total energy
  • 8.7
  • 8.7
  • 8.7
  • Arginine (mg)
  • 491
  • 65
  • 96
  • Cystine (mg)
  • 105
  • 14
  • 20
  • Tyrosine (mg)
  • 644
  • 85
  • 125
  • Histidine (mg)
  • 330
  • 43
  • 64
  • Isoleucine (mg)
  • 680
  • 89
  • 132
  • Leucine (mg)
  • 1280
  • 168
  • 249
  • Lysine (mg)
  • 1040
  • 137
  • 202
  • Methionine (mg)
  • 339
  • 45
  • 66
  • Phenylalanine (mg)
  • 626
  • 82
  • 122
  • Tryptophan (mg)
  • 191
  • 25
  • 37
  • Threonine (mg)
  • 559
  • 74
  • 109
  • Valine (mg)
  • 771
  • 102
  • 150
  • Taurine (mg)
  • 34.6
  • 4.6
  • 6.7
  • Carnitine (mg)
  • 8.4
  • 1.1
  • 1.6
  • Nucleotides (mg)
  • 54.7
  • 7.2
  • 10.6
  • Source
  • Milk protein concentrate, whey protein hydrolysate
  • Milk protein concentrate, whey protein hydrolysate
  • Milk protein concentrate, whey protein hydrolysate
  • FAT (g)
  • 28.00
  • 3.68
  • 5.45
  • % of total energy
  • 48.8
  • 48.8
  • 48.8
  • Polyunsaturated fatty acids (g)
  • 5.96
  • 0.79
  • 1.16
  • Linoleic acid (g)
  • 3.97
  • 0.52
  • 0.77
  • Arachidonic acid (ARA) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Linolenic acid (g)
  • 0.38
  • 0.05
  • 0.074
  • Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Omega-6:Omega-3 ratio
  • 9.5:1
  • 9.5:1
  • 9.5:1
  • Monounsaturated fatty acids (g)
  • 10.98
  • 1.45
  • 2.14
  • Saturated fatty acids (g)
  • 8.23
  • 1.08
  • 1.60
  • Cholesterol (mg)
  • 0.0
  • 0.0
  • 0.0
  • Source
  • High oleic vegetable oil (safflower or sunflower), coconut oil, soy oil
  • High oleic vegetable oil (safflower or sunflower), coconut oil, soy oil
  • High oleic vegetable oil (safflower or sunflower), coconut oil, soy oil
  • MCT oil (% of total fats)
  • 0.0
  • 0.0
  • 0.0
  • CARBOHYDRATE (g)
  • 55.0
  • 7.24
  • 10.7
  • % of total energy
  • 42.5
  • 42.5
  • 42.5
  • Total dietary fibre (g)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Short-chain fructooligosaccharides
    (scFOS) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Galactooligosaccharides (GOS) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Source
  • Corn syrup, sucrose
  • Corn syrup, sucrose
  • Corn syrup, sucrose
  • Acesulfame-potassium (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Sucralose (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A (RE [IU])
  • 430 (1433)
  • 57 (189)
  • 84 (279)
  • Vitamin D3 (mcg [IU])
  • 7.63 (305)
  • 1.00 (40)
  • 1.5 (59)
  • Vitamin E (IU)
  • 20.3
  • 2.7
  • 3.9
  • Vitamin K1 (mg)
  • 0.068
  • 0.0089
  • 0.0132
  • Vitamin C (mg)
  • 76.0
  • 10.0
  • 15.0
  • Thiamine (mg)
  • 0.60
  • 0.08
  • 0.12
  • Riboflavin (mg)
  • 0.34
  • 0.05
  • 0.07
  • Niacin (mg)
  • 5.40
  • 0.70
  • 1.05
  • Vitamin B6 (mg)
  • 0.31
  • 0.04
  • 0.06
  • Folic acid (mg)
  • 0.076
  • 0.010
  • 0.015
  • Vitamin B12 (mg)
  • 0.00114
  • 0.00015
  • 0.00022
  • Pantothenic acid (mg)
  • 2.30
  • 0.30
  • 0.45
  • Biotin (mg)
  • 0.019
  • 0.0025
  • 0.0037
  • Choline (mg)
  • 62.0
  • 8.2
  • 12.1
  • Inositol (mg)
  • 30.0
  • 3.9
  • 5.8
  • Lutein (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Minerals
  • Sodium (mg [mmol])
  • 154 (6.70)
  • 20 (0.87)
  • 30 (1.30)
  • Potassium (mg [mmol])
  • 620 (15.90)
  • 82 (2.10)
  • 121 (3.09)
  • Chloride (mg [mmol])
  • 338 (9.53)
  • 45 (1.27)
  • 66 (1.85)
  • Calcium (mg)
  • 441
  • 58
  • 86
  • Phosphorus (mg)
  • 276
  • 36
  • 54
  • Magnesium (mg)
  • 31.5
  • 4.2
  • 6.1
  • Iron (mg)
  • 9.10
  • 1.20
  • 1.80
  • Zinc (mg)
  • 3.80
  • 0.50
  • 0.74
  • Iodine (mg)
  • 0.090
  • 0.012
  • 0.018
  • Copper (mg)
  • 0.408
  • 0.054
  • 0.0793
  • Manganese (mg)
  • 0.0363
  • 0.005
  • 0.0071
  • Selenium (mg)
  • 0.010
  • 0.0013
  • 0.0019
  • Chromium (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Molybdenum (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • -

Nutritional information for Similac® Sensitive® Lactose Sensitivity Step 1 Non-GMO, Powder.

Values listed are subject to change. Please refer to the product label or packaging for the most current ingredient, allergen and nutrient profile information.

  • Per 100 g Powder
  • Per 100 mL
    (at standard dilution)
  • Per 100 Cal
  • Energy
  • ENERGY (Cal [kJ])
  • 514 (2151)
  • 68 (283)
  • 100 (418)
  • PROTEIN (g)
  • 11.20
  • 1.47
  • 2.18
  • % of total energy
  • 8.7
  • 8.7
  • 8.7
  • Arginine (mg)
  • 491
  • 65
  • 96
  • Cystine (mg)
  • 105
  • 14
  • 20
  • Tyrosine (mg)
  • 644
  • 85
  • 125
  • Histidine (mg)
  • 330
  • 43
  • 64
  • Isoleucine (mg)
  • 680
  • 89
  • 132
  • Leucine (mg)
  • 1280
  • 168
  • 249
  • Lysine (mg)
  • 1040
  • 137
  • 202
  • Methionine (mg)
  • 339
  • 45
  • 66
  • Phenylalanine (mg)
  • 626
  • 82
  • 122
  • Tryptophan (mg)
  • 191
  • 25
  • 37
  • Threonine (mg)
  • 559
  • 74
  • 109
  • Valine (mg)
  • 771
  • 102
  • 150
  • Taurine (mg)
  • 34.6
  • 4.6
  • 6.7
  • Carnitine (mg)
  • 8.4
  • 1.1
  • 1.6
  • Nucleotides (mg)
  • 54.7
  • 7.2
  • 10.6
  • Source
  • Milk protein concentrate, whey protein hydrolysate
  • Milk protein concentrate, whey protein hydrolysate
  • Milk protein concentrate, whey protein hydrolysate
  • FAT (g)
  • 28.00
  • 3.68
  • 5.45
  • % of total energy
  • 48.8
  • 48.8
  • 48.8
  • Polyunsaturated fatty acids (g)
  • 5.96
  • 0.79
  • 1.16
  • Linoleic acid (g)
  • 3.97
  • 0.52
  • 0.77
  • Arachidonic acid (ARA) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Linolenic acid (g)
  • 0.38
  • 0.05
  • 0.074
  • Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Omega-6:Omega-3 ratio
  • 9.5:1
  • 9.5:1
  • 9.5:1
  • Monounsaturated fatty acids (g)
  • 10.98
  • 1.45
  • 2.14
  • Saturated fatty acids (g)
  • 8.23
  • 1.08
  • 1.60
  • Cholesterol (mg)
  • 0.0
  • 0.0
  • 0.0
  • Source
  • High oleic vegetable oil (safflower or sunflower), coconut oil, soy oil
  • High oleic vegetable oil (safflower or sunflower), coconut oil, soy oil
  • High oleic vegetable oil (safflower or sunflower), coconut oil, soy oil
  • MCT oil (% of total fats)
  • 0.0
  • 0.0
  • 0.0
  • CARBOHYDRATE (g)
  • 55.0
  • 7.24
  • 10.7
  • % of total energy
  • 42.5
  • 42.5
  • 42.5
  • Total dietary fibre (g)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Short-chain fructooligosaccharides
    (scFOS) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Galactooligosaccharides (GOS) (g)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Source
  • Corn syrup, sucrose
  • Corn syrup, sucrose
  • Corn syrup, sucrose
  • Acesulfame-potassium (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Sucralose (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin A (RE [IU])
  • 430 (1433)
  • 57 (189)
  • 84 (279)
  • Vitamin D3 (mcg [IU])
  • 7.63 (305)
  • 1.00 (40)
  • 1.5 (59)
  • Vitamin E (IU)
  • 20.3
  • 2.7
  • 3.9
  • Vitamin K1 (mg)
  • 0.068
  • 0.0089
  • 0.0132
  • Vitamin C (mg)
  • 76.0
  • 10.0
  • 15.0
  • Thiamine (mg)
  • 0.60
  • 0.08
  • 0.12
  • Riboflavin (mg)
  • 0.34
  • 0.05
  • 0.07
  • Niacin (mg)
  • 5.40
  • 0.70
  • 1.05
  • Vitamin B6 (mg)
  • 0.31
  • 0.04
  • 0.06
  • Folic acid (mg)
  • 0.076
  • 0.010
  • 0.015
  • Vitamin B12 (mg)
  • 0.00114
  • 0.00015
  • 0.00022
  • Pantothenic acid (mg)
  • 2.30
  • 0.30
  • 0.45
  • Biotin (mg)
  • 0.019
  • 0.0025
  • 0.0037
  • Choline (mg)
  • 62.0
  • 8.2
  • 12.1
  • Inositol (mg)
  • 30.0
  • 3.9
  • 5.8
  • Lutein (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Minerals
  • Sodium (mg [mmol])
  • 154 (6.70)
  • 20 (0.87)
  • 30 (1.30)
  • Potassium (mg [mmol])
  • 620 (15.90)
  • 82 (2.10)
  • 121 (3.09)
  • Chloride (mg [mmol])
  • 338 (9.53)
  • 45 (1.27)
  • 66 (1.85)
  • Calcium (mg)
  • 441
  • 58
  • 86
  • Phosphorus (mg)
  • 276
  • 36
  • 54
  • Magnesium (mg)
  • 31.5
  • 4.2
  • 6.1
  • Iron (mg)
  • 9.10
  • 1.20
  • 1.80
  • Zinc (mg)
  • 3.80
  • 0.50
  • 0.74
  • Iodine (mg)
  • 0.090
  • 0.012
  • 0.018
  • Copper (mg)
  • 0.408
  • 0.054
  • 0.0793
  • Manganese (mg)
  • 0.0363
  • 0.005
  • 0.0071
  • Selenium (mg)
  • 0.010
  • 0.0013
  • 0.0019
  • Chromium (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Molybdenum (mg)
  • -
  • -
  • -

Nutritional information for Similac® Sensitive® Lactose Sensitivity Step 1 Non-GMO, Powder.

Values listed are subject to change. Please refer to the product label or packaging for the most current ingredient, allergen and nutrient profile information.

Ingredients

Similac® Sensitive® Lactose Sensitivity, Concentrated Liquid: Water, corn maltodextrin, sucrose, milk protein isolate, high oleic vegetable oil (safflower or sunflower), soy oil, coconut oil, modified corn starch, calcium phosphate, potassium citrate, potassium chloride, M. alpina oil*, magnesium chloride, monoglycerides, soy lecithin, C. cohnii oil**, carrageenan, ascorbic acid, potassium hydroxide, choline chloride, sodium chloride, ferrous sulphate, choline bitartrate, taurine, m-inositol, cytidine 5'-monophosphate, dl-α-tocopheryl acetate, disodium guanosine 5’-monophosphate, disodium uridine 5’-monophosphate, zinc sulphate, adenosine 5'-monophosphate, L-carnitine, calcium carbonate, niacinamide, calcium d-pantothenate, cupric sulphate, vitamin A palmitate, thiamine chloride hydrochloride, pyridoxine hydrochloride, riboflavin, potassium iodide, folic acid, manganese sulphate, phylloquinone, biotin, sodium selenite, vitamin D3, cyanocobalamin. Contains: Milk, soy.

Ingredients associated with food intolerances and/or sensitivities: Corn, coconut oil, citric acid, lactose, other soy components.

* Source of arachidonic acid (ARA) ** Source of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA)

Ingredients

Similac® Sensitive® Lactose Sensitivity, Powder: Corn syrup, sucrose, milk protein concentrate, high oleic vegetable oil (safflower or sunflower), coconut oil, soy oil, potassium citrate, sodium citrate, potassium chloride, calcium phosphate, whey protein hydrolysate, ascorbic acid, magnesium phosphate, choline chloride, magnesium chloride, choline bitartrate, ferrous sulphate, taurine, m-inositol, cytidine 5'-monophosphate, ascorbyl palmitate, disodium guanosine 5'-monophosphate, d-α-tocopheryl acetate, disodium uridine 5'-monophosphate, L-carnitine, zinc sulphate, adenosine 5'-monophosphate, mixed tocopherols, niacinamide, potassium hydroxide, calcium d-pantothenate, cupric sulphate, vitamin A palmitate, thiamine hydrochloride, riboflavin, pyridoxine hydrochloride, potassium iodide, folic acid, manganese sulphate, phylloquinone, biotin, sodium selenite, vitamin D3, cyanocobalamin. May contain: Calcium carbonate. Contains: Milk, soy.

Ingredients associated with food intolerances and/or sensitivities: Corn, coconut oil, lactose, other soy components, citric acid.

* Source of arachidonic acid (ARA) ** Source of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA)

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