What is Nutramigen Baby Milk?
This is milk not normally available over the counter or in super markets in the UK. There are two forms, Nutramigen Lipil 1 and Nutramigen Lipil 2. This is a product that should be used if your baby is allergic to cow’s milk. The allergy that this product is useful for can be cow’s milk intolerance, casein intolerance, whey intolerance, milk or dairy hypersensitivity and lactose (milk sugar) intolerance.
Nutramigen Lipil 1 and Nutramigen Lipil 2 have been manufactured to be hypoallergenic.
What are the symptoms of cows milk allergy:
What is Nutramigen Lipil 2 used for?
Lactose intolerance infants from 6m+
Whole milk protein intolerance for infants from 6m +
Why is Nutramigen Lipil safe in cows’ milk intolerant children?
Nutramigen contains milk proteins that have been hydrolysed so it occurs as casein hydrosylate. This is well tolerated by most children as it requires less digestive function to break the original complex protein down.
What is the difference between Nutramigen Lipil 1 and Nutramigen Lipil 2?
Nutramigen Lipil 1 is suitable from birth whilst Nutramigen Lipil 2 is used in infants older than six months.
Nutramigen Lipil 1 and Nutramigen Lipil 2 also contain the fatty acid mixture or docosahexanoic acid (DHA) and arachidonic acid (ARA) which are essential for children growing in the first years of their lives in order to make healthy eye, skin and nervous tissue.