Neocate Infant Formula

Reviewed on 9/21/2021

What Is Neocate Infant Formula Used For and How Does it Work?

Neocate Infant Formula is used for cow milk allergy, multiple food protein intolerance, short bowel syndrome, eosinophilic esophagitis, gastroesophageal reflux (GERD), short bowel syndrome, transition from parenteral to enteral nutrition, and other medical conditions for which an amino acid-based diet is required.

Neocate Infant Formula is available under the following different brand names: N/A.

Dosages of Neocate Infant Formula

Dosage Forms and Strengths

  • See package label

Dosage Considerations – Should be Given as Follows:

  • Dependent upon age, body weight, and medical condition; use under medical supervision
  • Not indicated for use in adults

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What Are Side Effects Associated with Using Neocate Infant Formula?

Studies have not been conducted regarding side effects of Neocate Infant Formula.

This document does not contain all possible side effects and others may occur. Check with your physician for additional information about side effects.

What Other Drugs Interact with Neocate Infant Formula?

If your doctor has directed you to use this medication, your doctor or pharmacist may already be aware of any possible drug interactions and may be monitoring you for them. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with your doctor, health care provider or pharmacist first.

  • Neocate Infant Formula has no listed severe interactions with other drugs.
  • Neocate Infant Formula has no listed serious interactions with other drugs.
  • Neocate Infant Formula has no listed moderate interactions with other drugs.
  • Neocate Infant Formula has no listed mild interactions with other drugs.

What Are Warnings and Precautions for Neocate Infant Formula?

Warnings

This medication contains Neocate Infant Formula. Do not take Neocate Infant Formula if you are allergic to Neocate Infant Formula or any ingredients contained in this drug.

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.

Contraindications

  • None

Effects of Drug Abuse

  • No information available.

Short-Term Effects

  • See "What Are Side Effects Associated with Using Neocate Infant Formula?"

Long-Term Effects

  • See "What Are Side Effects Associated with Using Neocate Infant Formula?"

Cautions

  • Not for parenteral use
  • Use only under strict medical supervision
  • Before feeding, ensure that the formula is at the correct temperature by placing a few drops on the wrist
  • Discard unused formula remaining in the bottle after feeding; use prepared formula within 24 hours of preparation; shake immediately before use
  • DO NOT BOIL FORMULA AND DO NOT USE A MICROWAVE OVEN TO PREPARE OR WARM FORMULA

Pregnancy and Lactation

Neocate Infant Formula is intended for pediatric use only and is unlikely to use used by pregnant or breastfeeding women.

References
https://reference.medscape.com/drug/neocate-infant-formula-344611

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