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EleCare® is designed to help support the immune needs of formula-fed infants with severe cow’s milk allergy and/or multiple food allergies.

EleCare Product

EleCare® is the first amino acid-based formula to contain 2’-FL HMO*† which is a prebiotic and a major component of most mothers' breast milk1

2’-FL HMO has proven benefits for the gut and can affect systemic immune responses‡1–3

Healthy-term infants fed standard formula with 2’-FL HMO, compared with those fed standard formula without 2’-FL HMO, have:

infections

Infections

66% fewer parent reports of respiratory infections (p<0.05)1

inflammation

Inflammation

Significantly lower levels of multiple inflammatory cytokines (p≤0.05), which were comparable to levels of breastfed infants3

eczema

Eczema

Significantly fewer (0% vs 5%) parent reports of eczema (p<0.05)2

How does 2’-FL HMO work?4-7

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Now you can help support the immune needs of infants requiring hypoallergenic formula

With EleCare® you can:

immune

Help support the immune system in the gut and beyond‡1–3

Contains 2’-FL HMO* which has proven benefits for the gut and systemic immune responses

support
Support healthy growth and symptom resolution§8–10

Clinically shown to be hypoallergenic and support healthy growth in infants with severe and/or multiple food allergies

formula
With a formula that is trusted by mums and healthcare professionals11,12

Used in over 20 countries and is the No.1 recommended brand by paediatric gastroenterologists in the U.S.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Breastfeeding is best for infants and is recommended for as long as possible during infancy. EleCare® is a food for special medical purposes and should only be used under the recommendation or guidance of a healthcare professional.

*2’-FL HMO: 2’-fucosyllactose human milk oligosaccharide. Structurally identical to that found in breast milk (not sourced from human milk). MIMS. January 2020.Data collected from healthy-term infants fed standard infant formula (Similac) with 2’-FL HMO, compared to control formula without HMO. §Data collected from infants fed standard EleCare formula without 2’-FL HMO.

References. 1. Reverri EJ, et al. Nutrients. 2018;10(10):1346. 2. Marriage BJ, et al. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2015;61(6):649–658. 3. Goehring KC, et al. J Nutr. 2016;146(12):2559–2566. 4. Akkerman R, et al. Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr. 2019;59(9):1486–1497. 5. Triantis V, et al. Front Pediatr. 2018;6:190. 6. Salli K, et al. Sci Rep. 2019;9(1):13232. 7. Castanys-Muñoz E, et al. Nutr Rev. 2013;71(12):773–789. 8. Borschel MW, et al. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2013;52(10): 910–917. 9. Borschel MW, et al. BMC Pediatr. 2014;14:136. 10. Sicherer SH, et al. J Pediatr. 2001;138:688–693. 11. RTI research. Abbott Elecare No.1 Dr Recommended. Final Results. 2019. [PowerPoint presentation]. 12. Abbott. EleCare Promotional Claims Parent Survey. 2019.