GERBER® GOOD START® Premature 24

GOOD START® Premature 24

GERBER® GOOD START® Premature 24 is made with 100% whey protein partially hydrolyzed and has been clinically shown to promote recommended rates of growth* in premature infants.1

*Consistent with documented intrauterine rates of growth.

GOOD START® Premature 24 Product Information

  • GOOD START® Premature 24, with 24 calories per fluid ounce, is specially designed for the nutritional management of premature infants1
  • Made with 100% whey protein partially hydrolyzed
  • Meets expert recommendations for calcium, phosphorus, and vitamin D to promote bone development2
  • Has DHA & ARA to support visual and cognitive development3-7

 

References:

  1. Florendo KN et al. Growth in preterm infants fed either a partially hydrolyzed whey or an intact casein/whey preterm infant formula. J Perinatol. 2008;29:106-111.
  2. Tsang RC. Nutrition of the preterm infant: Scientific basis and practical guidelines. 2nd ed. 2005.
  3. Birch EE et al. Pediatr Res 1998;44(2):201–9.
  4. Birch EE et al. Dev Med Child Neurol 2000;42(3):174–81.
  5. Hoffman DR et al. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2000;31:540–53.
  6. Koletzko B et al. Acta Paediatr 2001;90(4):460–4.
  7. Uauy R et al. Proc Nutr Soc 2000;59(1):3–15.

 

GOOD START® Premature 24 Ingredients

WATER, CORN MALTODEXTRIN, LACTOSE, ENZYMATICALLY HYDROLYZED WHEY PROTEIN ISOLATE (FROM COW'S MILK), MEDIUM-CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES, SOY OIL, HIGH-OLEIC SAFFLOWER OR HIGH-OLEIC SUNFLOWER OIL, AND 1% OR LESS OF: CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, POTASSIUM CITRATE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, SODIUM CITRATE, M. ALPINA OIL*, POTASSIUM PHOSPHATE, C. COHNII OIL**, MAGNESIUM CHLORIDE, FERROUS SULFATE, ZINC SULFATE, COPPER SULFATE, POTASSIUM IODIDE, MANGANESE SULFATE, SODIUM ASCORBATE, CHOLINE CHLORIDE, INOSITOL, ALPHA-TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, NIACINAMIDE, CALCIUM PANTOTHENATE, VITAMIN A ACETATE, RIBOFLAVIN, PYRIDOXINE HYDROCHLORIDE, THIAMINE MONONITRATE, FOLIC ACID, PHYLLOQUINONE, BIOTIN, VITAMIN D3, VITAMIN B12, L-HISTIDINE, L-ARGININE, TAURINE, NUCLEOTIDES (CYTIDINE 5'-MONOPHOSPHATE, DISODIUM URIDINE 5'-MONOPHOSPHATE, ADENOSINE 5'-MONOPHOSPHATE, DISODIUM GUANOSINE 5'-MONOPHOSPHATE), L-CARNITINE.

*A source of arachidonic acid (ARA), naturally found in breastmilk.

Note: Information is subject to change. Please read the formula label for the most up-to-date nutritional information and preparation instructions.

GOOD START® Premature 24 Nutrition Information

Nutrients* Per 100 calories Per 100 mL
Energy, kcal 100 81
Volume, mL 123 100
Water, g 110 89
Protein, g 3 2.4
% Calories 12% 12%
Protein source 100% whey partially hydrolyzed
Fat, g 5.2 4.2
% Calories 47% 47%
Fat source 40% MCT oil, 29% high oleic safflower or sunflower oil, 29% soy oil, 2% single cell oil
Linoleic Acid, mg 990 804
Linolenic Acid, mg 100 81
DHA, % total fat 0.32 0.32
ARA, % total fat 0.64 0.64
Carbohydrate, g 10.5 8.5
% Calories 42% 42%
Carbohydrate source 50% lactose, 50% maltodextrin
Vitamins
Vitamin A, IU 1000 812
Vitamin D, IU 180 146
Vitamin E, IU 6 4.9
Vitamin K, mcg 8 6.5
Thiamin (Vitamin B1), mcg 200 162
Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), mcg 300 243
Vitamin B6, mcg 200 162
Vitamin B12, mcg 0.25 0.20
Niacin, mcg 4000 3247
Folic Acid, mcg 45 37
Pantothenic Acid, mcg 1400 1136
Biotin, mcg 5 4.1
Vitamin C, mg 30 24
Choline, mg 15 12
Inositol, mg 35 28
Carnitine, mg 2.6 2.1
Taurine, mg 10 8.1
Minerals
Calcium, mg 164 133
Phosphorus, mg 85 69
Calcium:Phosphorus ratio 1.9 1.9
Magnesium, mg 10 8.1
Iron, mg 1.8 1.5
Zinc, mg 1.3 1.1
Manganese, mcg 7 5.7
Copper, mcg 150 122
Iodine, mcg 35 28
Selenium, mcg 2 1.6
Sodium, mg 55 45
Potassium, mg 120 97
Chloride, mg 85 69
Other
Added Nucleotides, mg 4.6 3.7
PRSL, mOsm per 100 kcal 27.7 -
PRSL, mOsm per 100 mL - 22.5
Osmolality, mOsm/kg water 275 275

 

*Nutrient values and ingredient information current as of November 2013. Values are subject to change.
 Please refer to product label for current information.
With histidine and arginine.
PRSL=Potential Renal Solute Load.

 

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