Neocate Spoon is the first and only hypoallergenic, amino acid-based semi-solid medical food containing essential vitamins and minerals supplying a balanced nutrition for children and infants over 6 months of age and suffering from CMA, multiple food protein intolerance or gastrointestinal conditions.
Neocate Spoon yields a smooth, spoonable consistency when mixed with water. Neocate Spoon is for oral use only and not intended to be used as a bottle or tube feed. Not suitable as a sole source of nutrition.
Your child’s doctor might prescribe Neocate Spoon for:
For the dietary management of infants (over 6 months) with cow milk allergy, multiple food protein allergies and other indications where an amino acid based formula is recommended.
It is up to your doctor or dietitian to determine the total daily intake of Neocate Spoon and this will depend on age, bodyweight, and medical condition of the child. Please note that Neocate Spoon is designed to supplement your child’s diet and does is not con
rtain the right balance and levels of nutrients to be used as the only source of nutrition for your child. The suggested serving size is 8 measuring spoons (37g) of powder plus 60ml of water to give a spoonable consistency (approximately 97g). For infants starting onto solids, the consistency of Neocate Spoon can be altered by adding more or less water as required. A smaller serving size can be prepared by adding 30ml of water to 4 measuring spoons of powder.
It is recommended that cooled, boiled water be used when preparing the product for infants.
Important Formation On Preparation:
Neocate Spoon should be prepared immediately prior to feeding. Any prepared product left over should be discarded if not used within 1 hour. Neocate Spoon can be added to cooked dishes. Do not add to very hot foods. Do not warm prepared product.
Other Important Information:
Neocate Spoon is a food for special medical purposes and should always be used under the medical supervision of your healthcare professional.
Store unopened tins in a cool dry place. Once opened, reseal tin. Store in a cool dry place and use within one month.
Please check with your local Nutricia office if Neocate Spoon is available in your country.