6-10 Years
6-10 Years

AptaGrow 6+ 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 for picky eaters. It’s specifically tailored to the needs of children aged 1-10 and is enriched with key nutrients** that support immune system function and growth.

  • Zinc to support the immune system function
  • Vitamin A contributes to the maintanance of normal vision
  • Enriched with iron for normal energy production
  • 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 6+ Years Nutrient-Dense Drink, please contact our Nutricia Careline on 1800 438 500.


Nutritional Information

Quantity per 200mL Serve Quantity per 230mL Serve Quantity per 100ml
Servings per can: Approximately 22-25
Serving size: Approximately 200mL or 230mL
Energy 600 kJ 686 kJ 296 kJ
144 kcal 164 kcal 71 kcal
Protein 8.5 g 9.7 g 4.2 g
Fat, total 4.3 g 4.9 g 2.1 g
Saturated 2.9 g 3.4 g 1.5 g
Trans 0.40 g 0.46 g 0.20 g
Polyunsaturated 0.19 g 0.21 g 0.09 g
 — Omega 3, total 90 mg 103 mg 45 mg
 — ALA 1 33 mg 37 mg 16.2 mg
 — LCPUFA 2 57 mg 65 mg 28 mg
  — DHA 3 37 mg 42 mg 18.3 mg
  — EPA 4 12.1 mg 13.8 mg 6.0 mg
Monounsaturated 0.95 g 1.1 g 0.47 g
Carbohydrate 15.6 g 17.8 g 7.7 g
Sugars 15.3 g 17.5 g 7.6 g
 — Lactose 15.1 g 17.2 g 7.4 g
 — Sucrose Nil Nil Nil
Dietary fibre, total 3.5 g 4.0 g 1.7 g
Sodium 94 mg 108 mg 46 mg
Vitamin A 201 μg-RE 230 μg-RE 99 μg-RE
Vitamin D 3.0 μg 3.4 μg 1.5 μg
Vitamin E 3.5 mg-TE 4.0 mg-TE 1.7 mg-TE
Thiamin (B~1~) 0.39 mg 0.44 mg 0.19 mg
Riboflavin (B~2~) 0.60 mg 0.69 mg 0.30 mg
Niacin (B~3~) 2.6 mg 3.0 mg 1.3 mg
Vitamin B~6~ 0.41 mg 0.47 mg 0.20 mg
Folic Acid 71 μg 82 μg 35 μg
Vitamin B~12~ 0.99 μg 1.1 μg 0.49 μg
Vitamin C 18.8 mg 22 mg 9.3 mg
Potassium 389 mg 445 mg 192 mg
Chloride 254 mg 290 mg 125 mg
Calcium 374 mg 428 mg 184 mg
Phosphorus 263 mg 300 mg 129 mg
Magnesium 60 mg 68 mg 29 mg
Iron 5.0 mg 5.7 mg 2.4 mg
Zinc 3.5 mg 4.0 mg 1.7 mg
Iodine 44 μg 50 μg 22 μg
scGOS 5 3.14 g 3.59 g 1.55 g
lcFOS 6 0.35 g 0.40 g 0.17 g
Bifidobacterium breve M-16V 1.1 billion cfu 1.2 billion cfu 525 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 Cooled boiled water Level scoops of powder* Serve size Number of serves per day
6 – 8 years 175mL 7 200mL 1
9 – 10years 200mL 8 230mL 1

*1 scoop = 5.0g 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 200mL serving: Add 7 level scoops of powder to 175mL of lukewarm, safe drinking water.To prepare a 230mL serving: Add 8 level scoops of powder to 200mL 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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Formula Stage

6 Years+