If you choose to use infant formula, ask your baby's doctor about the benefits of staying on Enfamil EnfaCare. This formula is a milk-based powder with iron specifically for babies born prematurely and for babies transitioning home, 0-12 months of age. Has been proven to help babies born prematurely catch up in growth when used in a program of Enfamil formulas.* With Triple Health Guard, 17mg DHA and 34mg ARA per 100 calories, expert recommended levels for your baby.
- Makes 82 fl. oz.
- Growth: Protein and calcium to support growth
- Brain & Eye: Supports your baby's brain and eye development
- Immune System: A blend of nutrients to help support the immune system
- Vitamins, minerals and antioxidants to support immune function
*Enfamil Premature, Enfamil EnfaCare and Enfamil Lipil
*vs. discontinued Enfamil without Lipil.
Your baby's health depends on carefully following the instructions below. Proper hygiene, preparation, dilution, use and storage are important when preparing infant formula. Powdered infant formulas are not sterile and should not be fed to premature infants or infants who might have immune problems unless directed and supervised by your baby's doctor. Ask your baby's doctor which formula is appropriate for your baby.
Ask you baby's doctor about the need to use cooled, boiled water for mixing and the need to boil clean utensils, bottles and nipples in water before use.
- Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water before preparing formula
- Pour desired amount of water into the bottle. Add powder.
- Cap bottle and shake well.
Use the chart below for correct amounts of water and powder. Use scoop in can to measure powder. Store Dry scoop in this can.
- To make 2 fl oz Bottle - 2 fl oz Water & 1 (9.8g) unpacked level scoop*
- To make 4 fl oz Bottle - 4 fl oz Water & 2 (19.6g) unpacked level scoops*
- To make 8 fl oz Bottle - 8 fl oz Water & 4 (39.2g) unpacked level scoops*
*each scoop adds about 0.2 fl oz to the amount of prepared formula.
Makes 82 fl oz
Failure to follow these instructions could result in severe harm. Once prepared, infant formula can spoil quickly. Either feed immediately or cover and store in refrigerator at 35-40° F (2-4° C) for no longer than 24 hours. Do not use prepared formula if it is unrefrigerated for more than a total of 2 hours. Do not freeze prepared formula. After feeding begins do not refrigerate feeding bottle. You must use within 1 hour or discard.
Powder Storage: Store cans at room temperature. After opening can, keep tightly covered, store in dry area and use contents within 1 month. Do not freeze powder and avoid excessive heat.
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