Thursday, September 23, 2010

SI - Human Milk Fortifier..pernah dengar ke?

Pernah dengar tak?....sebenarnya sejak checkup start umur 2 bulan, berat Munirah naik dalam setengah kilo je sebulan. Hari tu check masa 4 bulan, berat dia baru 5.5kg. So Paed suggestkan untuk amik Human Milk Fortifier (HMF)....ummi pon baru first time dengar pasal product ni..masa bayar bil tu terkejut jugaklah satu injection and medician semua dalam 400 ringgit...rupanya harga sekotak HMF ni seratus hu..meh nak kongsi apa dia HMF..


Peer-reviewed clinical study demonstrated excellent weight, length and head circumference gains1
In a peer-reviewed clinical study, preserved the antibacterial activity of breast milk against E. coli, Staph, GBS and E. sakazakii2,*
Specially formulated to mix easily with human milk
Low iron level provides flexibility to add iron as needed
Well tolerated
Small, convenient packaging designed for less spillage

Nutritionally incomplete—to be used under the supervision of a doctor
Tolerance to enteral feedings should be confirmed by offering small volumes of unfortified human milk. Once enteral feeding is well established, Similac Human Milk Fortifier can be added to human milk (see Preparation)
Human milk can be fortified with Similac Human Milk Fortifier until the low-birth-weight infant reaches a weight of approximately 3600 g (approximately 8 lb) or as directed by a doctor


Use under supervision of a doctor. Add 1 packet of powder to desired quantify of human milk. The powder is to be mixed with measured amounts of human milk to provide an additional 2 or 4 Cal/fl oz, as shown below.
Additional Calories Desired (Cal/fl oz) Preterm Human Milk
(mL) Similac Human Milk Fortifier
2 50 1 packet (0.9 g)
4 25 1 packet (0.9 g)

CAUTION: Similac Human Milk Fortifier is nutritionally incomplete by itself and is designed to be added to human breast milk.

Gently swirl container of human milk.
Pour desired quantity of human milk into sterile container.
Add 1 packet of Similac Human Milk Fortifier to:
50 mL human milk (adds 2 Cal/fl oz); or
25 mL human milk (adds 4 Cal/fl oz).
Gently swirl and feed.

Storage & Handling

Cover prepared, unused fortified milk immediately.
Store in refrigerator and use within 24 hours or according to hospital procedures for handling human milk.
Swirl before using.
Store unopened packets at room temperature; avoid extreme temperatures.


Unflavored Powder
Similac Human Milk Fortifier Powder Institutional / 0.9-g Packet / Case of 150

Nonfat Milk, Whey Protein Concentrate, Corn Syrup Solids, Medium-Chain Triglycerides, Calcium Phosphate, Potassium Citrate. Less than 2% of the Following: Soy Lecithin, Minerals (Magnesium Chloride, Sodium Citrate, Calcium Carbonate, Sodium Chloride, Potassium Phosphate, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Cupric Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Sodium Selenate), Vitamins (Vitamin A Palmitate, Vitamin D3, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Phylloquinone, Thiamin Chloride Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Cyanocobalamin, Niacinamide, Folic Acid, Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Ascorbic Acid, m-Inositol), and Potassium Hydroxide.
Contains milk and soy ingredients.

Kalau nak tau lebih lanjut boleh lah layari...

Berkesan ke? tak tau lagi, kena tunggu dan lihat perkembangan Munirah masa check up hujung bulan ni...tunggu.......


  1. could you tell me how can i find it in Malaysia.? I am looking for it right now and it is very important feed to one of my family's new born child.
    please help me about it

  2. same here...i can't get this either in Malaysia but my premie needs it..~ SOS!!

  3. Yes its very hard to find.. finally found 1 pharmacy selling HMF - AA Pharmacy near Syed Bistro Lucky Garden Bangsar.

  4. tq for all information. really need it now.

  5. Nak beli HMF ni takperlu prescription doctor ke? Really need it too. Thanks for the spot

  6. sy jgk tgh cr area melaka, so
    x far x jumper lg

  7. Supplier HMF di melaka di farmasi big bee bt berendam

  8. area kl kt mne nk cri dh cri area ampang tp xde la

    1. AA Pharmacy.. Lucky garden, Bangsar