3-6 Years
3-6 Years

AptaGrow 3+ Years Nutrient-Dense Drink

Nutrient-dense drink to support growth & immune function*

Product Information

AptaGrow by Aptamil® is a nutrient-dense, age-adapted milk drink range for picky eaters. It’s specifically tailored to the needs of children aged 1-10 years and is enriched with key nutrients** that support immune system function and growth.

  • Zinc supports immune system function
  • Calcium and Vitamin D for normal teeth and bone structure
  • Enriched with iron for normal cognitive function
  • No artificial colours, flavours or preservatives
  • No added sugar
  • Just one serve a day
  • Designed to be consumed as part of a healthy, varied diet

*Contains zinc for growth and the immunes system.
**Based on the NHMRC Nutrient Reference Values. Key nutrients iron, zinc & vitamin D.


If you have any questions about AptaGrow 3+ Years Nutrient-Dense Drink, please contact our Nutricia Careline on 1800 438 500.


Nutritional Information

Quantity per 175mL Serve Quantity per 200mL Serve Quantity per 100ml
Servings per can: Approximately 28-33
Serving size: Approximately 175mL or 200mL
Energy 514 kJ 599 kJ 295 kJ
123 kcal 143 kcal 71 kcal
Protein 5.4 g 6.3 g 3.1 g
Fat, total 5.9 g 6.9 g 3.4 g
Saturated 4.2 g 4.9 g 2.4 g
Trans 0.57 g 0.66 g 0.33 g
Polyunsaturated 0.23 g 0.27 g 0.13 g
 — Omega 3, total 102 mg 119 mg 59 mg
 — ALA 1 46 mg 54 mg 27 mg
 — LCPUFA 2 55 mg 64 mg 32 mg
  — DHA 3 33 mg 39 mg 19.2 mg
  — EPA 4 12.6 mg 14.7 mg 7.2 mg
Monounsaturated 1.3 g 1.6 g 0.77 g
Carbohydrate 10.4 g 12.1 g 6.0 g
Sugars 10.1 g 11.8 g 5.8 g
 — Lactose 9.9 g 11.5 g 5.7 g
 — Sucrose Nil Nil Nil
Dietary fibre, total 3.2 g 3.7 g 1.8 g
Sodium 58 mg 67 mg 33 mg
Vitamin A 215 μg-RE 250 μg-RE 123 μg-RE
Vitamin D 3.2 μg 3.8 μg 1.9 μg
Vitamin E 3.1 mg-TE 3.6 mg-TE 1.8 mg-TE
Thiamin (B~1~) 0.43 mg 0.50 mg 0.24 mg
Riboflavin (B~2~) 0.37 mg 0.43 mg 0.21 mg
Niacin (B~3~) 2.4 mg 2.8 mg 1.4 mg
Vitamin B~6~ 0.34 mg 0.40 mg 0.19 mg
Folic Acid 64 μg 74 μg 37 μg
Vitamin B~12~ 0.37 μg 0.43 μg 0.21 μg
Vitamin C 19.7 mg 23 mg 11.3 mg
Potassium 229 mg 267 mg 132 mg
Chloride 147 mg 171 mg 84 mg
Calcium 253 mg 295 mg 145 mg
Phosphorus 161 mg 188 mg 93 mg
Magnesium 42 mg 49 mg 24 mg
Iron 4.4 mg 5.1 mg 2.5 mg
Zinc 2.7 mg 3.2 mg 1.6 mg
Iodine 35 μg 41 μg 20 μg
scGOS 5 2.89 g 3.37 g 1.66 g
lcFOS 6 0.32 g 0.37 g 0.18 g
Bifidobacterium breve M-16V 822 million cfu 959 million cfu 472 million cfu

1 LCPUFAs – Long Chain Polyunsaturated fatty acids
2 GOS – Galacto-oligosaccharides
3 lc Polyfructose – long chain Polyfructose

Ingredients List

Milk solids, short chain galacto-oligosaccharides (milk), long chain fructo-oligosaccharides, dried omega LCPUFAs (fish oil, sodium caseinate (milk), antioxidant (sodium ascorbate, natural tocopherols, ascorbyl palmitate, dl-alpha-tocopherol), whey protein (milk), emulsifier (soy lecithin)), emulsifier (soy lecithin), Bifidobacterium breve M-16V.

Minerals: Calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, iron, zinc, iodine.

Vitamins: Vitamins (A, B1, B2, B3, B6, C, D3, E), folic acid.

Contains: Cows’ milk, fish and soy.

Allergen Contains: Fish| Milk| Soy

Allergen Free From: Added Sugar| Artificial Colours| Artificial Flavours| Artificial Preservatives

Feeding Guide

Age Safe drinking water Level scoops of powder* Serve size Number of serves per day
3 years 150 mL 6 175 mL 1
4 – 6 years 175 mL 7 200 mL 1*

*1 scoop = 4.5g of powder.

NOTE: Always add 1 scoop of powder for each 25mL of water. Only one serve per day is recommended.Consult your healthcare professional for advice.

How To Prepare

Step 1

Wash hands before preparing drink. Wash and rinse cup or shaker, and all utensils thoroughly.

Washing hands

Step 2

Using the scoop enclosed, fill the scoop lightly and level off using the built-in leveller.

Empty spoon

Step 3

To prepare a 175mL serving: Add 6 level scoops of powder to 150mL of lukewarm, safe drinking water.To prepare a 200mL serving: Add 7 level scoops of powder to 175mL of lukewarm, safe drinking water.


Step 4

Whisk, stir or shake briskly to dissolve the powder.

Sippy cup

Step 5

Serve immediately, or for a cold drink, store in the fridge for 1 hour or until chilled. Stir before use.

Sippy cup

Step 6

Discard unfinished drinks.Prepare as directed, or try adding to your child’s favourite drinks or foods. It is safer to use AptaGrow immediately after it is prepared.

Sippy cup

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