How to prepare Aptamil First milk from powder

Because powdered milks are not sterile, failure to follow instructions may make your baby ill.

step 1

Step 1

Wash hands and sterilise all utensils according to manufacturers’ instructions.

step 2

Step 2

Boil 1 litre of fresh water. Leave kettle to cool for no longer than 30 mins. Measure the required amount of water (refer to the feeding guide on the side of the pack) into a sterilised bottle. Be careful of scalding. Do not use artificially softened or repeatedly boiled water.

step 3

Step 3

Using the scoop provided, level off the powder with the built in leveller. Do not press/heap the powder.

step 4

Step 4

Add the correct measure of powder to the water. Adding too many or too few scoops can be harmful. Cap the bottle and shake well (for 10 seconds) to dissolve the powder. Remove cap and replace with a sterilised teat.

step 5

Step 5

Cool under running tap. Check temperature of feed. Feed immediately.