Cow and Gate Pepti-junior

Cow & Gate pepti-junior is suitable for the dietary management of conditions such as: protracted diarrhoea, severe food intolerance, short bowel syndrome, cystic fibrosis, inflammatory bowel disease and severe protein-energy malnutrition.

Cow and Gate pepti-junior is suitable for use as the sole source of nutrition for infants, and as a principle source of nourishment with other foods for children. Cow & Gate pepti-junior is suitable from birth and is specially formulated with whey protein that has been broken down, and MCT oil (MCT oil has a different absorption process to other dietary fats) which is easier to digest for babies with malabsorption or who need a milk-free diet.

  • For infants and children who require a milk free diet
  • Whey based
  •  With LCPs*
  •  Contains MCT oil**
  •  Nucleotides
  • Palatable taste

For older babies (>6months) and children: Cow & Gate pepti-junior may be used to replace cows’ milk in drinks or cooked dishes.

 

Important Notice:
Cow&Gate pepti-junior is a food for special medical purposes for bottlefed babies, and should only be used under medical supervision.

*LCPs = Long Chain Polyunsaturated fatty acids
**MCT oil = Medium Chain Triglycerides

Cow and Gate pepti-junior – for dietary management of multiplefood intolerances and malabsorption
  1. special-step1Wash hands and sterilise all utensils according to manufacturers’ instructions.
  2. special-step2Boil freshly run water. Leave kettle to cool for 30 minutes. Do not use artificially softened or repeatedly boiled water.
  3. special-step3Measure the required amount of water (refer to feeding guide, or use the quantity of Cow & Gate pepti-junior advised by your doctor or dietitian) into a sterilised bottle. Do not add powder to boiling water due to risk of scalding.
  4. special-step4Always use the scoop provided. Level off the Cow & Gate pepti-junior powder with the back of a clean knife. Do not press or heap the powder.
  5. special-step5Add the correct measure of powder to the water. Adding too many or too few scoops can be harmful.
  6. special-step6Cap the bottle and shake well (for 10 seconds) to dissolve powder. Remove cap and replace with a sterilised teat.
  7. special-step7Cool under running tap. Check temperature of feed. Feed immediately.