• Enfamil Poly-Vi-Sol - Liquid Multivitamin Supplement

Enfamil® Poly-Vi-Sol®

Liquid Multivitamin Supplement

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 17, 2017

  • Indication
    • Multivitamin supplementation for infants and children.

      Enfamil Poly-Vi-Sol Liquid Multivitamin Supplement is recommended for infants around 4–6 months of age who are transitioning to solid foods.

  • Rationale and Special Characteristics
    • Enfamil Poly-Vi-Sol Liquid Multivitamin Supplement has 9 important vitamins in a convenient daily dose. It is an excellent supplement for a child when transitioning to solid foods, during growth spurts and for the picky eater. Enfamil Poly-Vi-Sol Liquid Multivitamin Supplement (without iron) is recommended for children who have sufficient iron in their diet or the possibility of too much.

      The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends 400 IU of supplemental vitamin D per day beginning in the first days of life for all breastfed and partially breastfed infants who do not receive at least 1 L of infant formula per day1.

      Enfamil Poly-Vi-Sol Liquid Multivitamin Supplement is does not contain ingredients derived from the most common food allergies: milk, eggs, peanuts, tree nuts, fish, shellfish, soy or wheat.

      Refrigeration is not required.

  • Nutrients
    • Per 1 mL % DV Infants % DV Children under 4 years
      Vitamin A, IU 750 50 30
      Vitamin D, IU 400 100 100
      Vitamin E, IU 5 100 50
      Vitamin C, mg 35 100 88
      Thiamin, mg 0.5 100 71
      Riboflavin, mg 0.6 100 75
      Niacin, mg 8 100 89
      Vitamin B6, mg 0.4 100 57
      Vitamin B12, mcg 2 100 67

      Note: Enfamil Poly-Vi-Sol Liquid Multivitamin Supplement does not include folic acid.

  • Osmolality
    • When added to 2 fl oz of infant formula or breast milk, 1 mL of Enfamil® Poly-Vi-Sol® increases the osmolality by +160 mOsmol /kg water2. If the resulting osmolality is higher than desired for a particular baby, an option is to add 0.5 mL of the supplement to the feeding twice per day.

  • Product Form
    • Enfamil Poly-Vi-Sol Liquid Multivitamin Supplement is available as drops in 50 mL bottles.

      Item #: 040265
      Description: With Dropper
      Unit Size: 50 mL
      Cal./Unit: N/A
      Prod. Yield / Unit (fl oz): N/A
      Case: 12 bottles per case
      Reimbursement Code: 00087-040203

      Usual Daily Dose

      Drops: 1.0 mL

  • Composition
    • Ingredients: Glycerin, water, ascorbic acid, vitamin E succinate, polysorbate 80, natural flavor, niacinamide, ferrous sulfate (stabilizer for vitamin B12), riboflavin-5-phosphate sodium, thiamin hydrochloride, vitamin A palmitate, vitamin D3, vitamin B6 hydrochloride, sulfuric acid (antioxidant for iron), vitamin B12, sulfites.

  • Administration
    • Drops: Now includes an easy-to-use and store dropper.

      Instructions for Use: Shake bottle well and fill the dropper to the 1 mL line (daily serving), unless another dosage is recommended (needed). Dispense gently into mouth towards inner cheek; a small amount will remain in the tip.

      To Increase Acceptance: Mix with breast milk, formula, juice, cereal or other foods.

  • Storage
    • Store at room temperature. Refrigeration is not required, but will not harm the drops.

  • Precautions
    • As with all vitamin products, parents should be cautioned against excessive dosage. The bottle should be kept out of the reach of children.

  • References
    • 1. Wagner CL, Greer FR, and the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Breastfeeding and Committee on Nutrition. Prevention of rickets and vitamin D deficiency in infants, children, and adolescents. Pediatrics. 2008;122:1142-1152.

      2. Testing was conducted in September 2009 by Mead Johnson Nutrition, Quality Control.