EleCare by Similac, is the first and only amino acid-based (AA) infant Food in the UK containing synthesised 2-fucosyllactose (2-FL) human milk oligosaccharide (HMO)
HMOs are a diverse group of bioactive, non-digestible carbohydrates and the third most abundant solid component of breast milk.5,6 Breast milk contains many distinct HMOs, which have a positive effect on gut microbiota and play an important role systemically in supporting the developing immune system.
EleCare has been specially formulated for the management of infants with severe cows milk allergy (CMA), and/or multiple food allergies and other conditions where an AA formula is indicated. For older infants and children, EleCare can be fed from a cup or mixed with cereal or other solid foods, as advised by a healthcare professional.
With EleCare, you can:
- Support the immune needs of infants with CMA in the gut and beyond.
- Support healthy growth and symptom resolution
- Give infants a formula that is trusted by mums and healthcare professionals.
Breastfeeding is best for babies, and is recommended for as long as possible during infancy. EleCare is a Food for Special Medical Purposes and should be used under the supervision of a healthcare professional.