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Infant Formula or Milk: Special Recipe (263)

Infant Formula or Milk: Special Recipe (263) - Clinical Hub, Patient Education, Health and Nutrition Facts For You, Nutrition


Mixing Infant Formula or Milk:
Special Recipe

Mixing Instructions for: ________________________________

Your infant needs a special formula or milk recipe, so you should follow these instructions
closely when mixing. It is important to measure the infant formula powder and all liquids
correctly. Please measure the liquid(s) and powder(s) separately.

Unless stated otherwise, measure all formula powder in unpacked, level scoops and all water in

Plus Equals
Final Volume
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Refrigerate formula for 24 hours then discard.
Do not heat formula in a microwave oven.


If you are a UW Health patient and have more questions please contact UW Health at one of the
phone numbers listed below. You can also visit our website at www.uwhealth.org/nutrition.

Nutrition clinics for UW Hospital and Clinics (UWHC) and American Family Children’s
Hospital (AFCH) can be reached at: (608) 890-5500.

Nutrition clinics for UW Medical Foundation (UWMF) can be reached at: (608) 287-2770.

Your health care team may have given you this information as part of your care. If so, please use it and call if you
have any questions. If this information was not given to you as part of your care, please check with your doctor. This
is not medical advice. This is not to be used for diagnosis or treatment of any medical condition. Because each
person’s health needs are different, you should talk with your doctor or others on your health care team when using
this information. If you have an emergency, please call 911. Copyright 9/2017 University of Wisconsin Hospitals
and Clinics Authority. All rights reserved. Produced by the Clinical Nutrition Services Department and the
Department of Nursing. HF#263