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|Cow & Gate: Innovation based on science|
A unique patented blend of prebiotic oligosaccharides
Visit our preterm product section for more information on the Cow & Gate nutriprem range including downloadable datacards that detail nutritional content and composition.
References: 1. Agostoni C et al. Enteral nutrient supply for preterm infants: Commentary from the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Committee on Nutrition. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2010;50:85-91. 2. Mean values for preterm breastmilk taken from 1) Tsang R, Uauy R, Koletzko B, Zlotkin S, eds. Nutrition of the preterm infant. Scientific basis and practical guidelines. OH: Digital Educational Publishing, 2005; 2) Klein CJ, ed. Nutrient requirements for preterm infant formulas. J Nutr 2002;132:1395S-577S and 3) Geigy Scientific Tables 1975, 7th ed. Basel, Switzerland: Ciba-Geigy Ltd.
3. Knol J et al. Increase of faecal bifidobacteria due to dietary oligosaccharides induces a reduction of clinically relevant pathogen germs in the faeces of formula-fed preterm infants. Acta Paediatr 2005;94(449):31–3. 4. Boehm G et al. Supplementation of a bovine milk formula with an oligosaccharide mixture increases counts of faecal bifidobacteria in preterm infants. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2002;86:F178-81. 5. Mihatsch W et al. Prebiotic oligosaccharides reduce stool viscosity and accelerate gastrointestinal transport in preterm infants. Acta Paediatr 2006;95:843-8. 6. Modi N et al. A randomised,
double-blind, controlled trial of the effect of prebiotic oligosaccharides on enteral tolerance in preterm infants. Pediatr Res 2010;68:440-5.
*Compliant for infants weighing 1-1.8kg.
Important notice: Cow & Gate nutriprem 1 is a food for special medical purposes and should only be used under medical supervision, after full consideration of the feeding options available including breastfeeding. Cow & Gate nutriprem 1 is suitable for use as the sole source of nutrition for preterm and low birthweight infants. This product is not for parenteral use.