What will be different with the new updated Aptamil formulations?
There will be changes to the mandatory levels of some vitamins, minerals and other nutrients to meet the requirements of the updated legislation. One of the key changes in the updated legislation is the mandatory inclusion of DHA*, a type of Omega-3 fatty acid.
Our current Aptamil infant and follow on formulas already contain DHA* but you may notice an increase in the levels. These changes only apply to infant, follow-on and specialist milks.
Growing Up milks are unaffected by the legislative changes however our Aptamil Growing Up Milk Powder Stages 3 & 4 are also being updated to now include Omega-3 (DHA*).
As a result of the changes, you and your baby may notice some small differences in the smell, appearance or taste of the products but this is completely normal.
*DHA: docosahexaenoic acid
More Aptamil formula changes FAQs
Find the answers to all of your questions.
Questions about feeding and nutrition?
Our midwives, nutritionists and feeding advisors are always on hand to talk about feeding your baby. So if you have a question, just get in touch.