Breastfeeding is best for your baby and provides many benefits.

Breastfeeding is best for babies and provides many benefits. It is important that, in preparation for and during breastfeeding, you eat a healthy, balanced diet. Combined breast and bottle feeding in the first weeks of life may reduce the supply of your own breastmilk, and reversing the decision not to breastfeed is difficult. The social and financial implications of using an infant milk should be considered. Improper use of an infant milk or inappropriate foods or feeding methods may present a health hazard.

If you use an infant milk, you should follow manufacturer’s instructions for use carefully – failure to follow the instructions may make your baby ill. Always consult your doctor, midwife or health visitor for advice about feeding your baby.

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Aptamil Profutura First Infant milk

Aptamil Profutura First infant milk is suitable from birth if your baby is not being breastfed or if you are combination feeding.

Aptamil Profutura First Infant milk

When to use Aptamil Profutura First

Aptamil Profutura First milk is a nutritionally complete formula suitable from birth onwards if your baby is not being breastfed or if you are combination feeding.

Frequently asked questions

What's in it? Ingredients

What’s in our Profutura first milk?

Inspired by the Science of Early Life, our experts have developed Aptamil Profutura First Infant milk, our tailored formulation for babies. Aptamil Profutura First contains our unique blend of ingredients:

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Dietary information

  •  Gluten free
  • Not suitable for a vegetarian or vegan diet and is not Halaal approved

Allergy advice: Contains milk, fish, egg and soya

How to use it Preparation

Profutura Preparation Guide Step 1

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

Profutura Preparation Guide 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 feeding guide) into a sterilised bottle. Be careful of scalding. Do not use artificially softened or repeatedly boiled water.

Profutura Preparation Guide Step 3

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

Profutura Preparation Guide Step 4

Add correct measure of powder to water. Adding too many or too few scoops can be harmful. The feeding instructions on the pack will give you an indication of the number of feeds your baby may need per day.

Profutura Preparation Guide Step 5

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

Formats Formats available

Aptamil Profutura milks are available in all major supermarkets - Tesco, Supervalu, Dunnes, Boots and selected pharmacies.

Formats available

Aptamil Profutura First Infant milk is available in the following formats:

  • 800g Smart Pack Powder
  • 200ml Ready to Drink Bottle

Our new 800g Smart Pack features the following:

  • A tamper-proof lid for added security
  • A handy built-in leveller on both the left and the right hand side, making scooping easier
  • Underlid scoop storage, so you always know where it is
  • Scoop rest for storing scoop between use, for improved hygiene


Where to buy Purchase

Aptamil Profutura First milk is available in all major supermarkets.

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