Formulated with 33% MCT oil* to help facilitate fat absorption
Similar weight gain to infants fed Nutramigen® over 4 months’ time.1,*
Additional formulation benefits
PurAmino Infant has DHA as recommended by experts§
PurAmino Infant—has DHA to help support mental, visual, and immune system development.2-7
PurAmino Toddler has calcium and protein for growing toddlers
*of the fat blend ɫ Studied before the reformulation ‡ Study did not include PurAmino Toddler. Studied before the reformulation. § PurAmino has not been shown superior to Neocate or EleCare in supporting infant development and health
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