Karicare Aptamil Thickner 380g

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, breast milk substitute or a complete food for infants
  • To be used to thicken liquids or food but not as a sole source of nutrition
  • Not suitable for use with premature infants
  • Consult your healthcare professional before use

When to use Aptamil® Feed Thickener
  • Aptamil® Feed Thickener is suitable from birth onwards for infants who require thickened milk feeds
  • To assist infants with regurgitation problems, Aptamil® Feed Thickener can be used safely and effectively for thickening infant feeds. Thickened feeds may reduce 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 special formulas. If a baby on standard formula requires a thickened feed,  Aptamil® AR Thickened 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
  • Aptamil Feed Thickener is not suitable for general use and should be used under medical supervision