Neocate® Syneo™

0-12 months

  • For the dietary management of infants (0-12 months) with cows’ milk protein allergy, multiple food protein allergies, eosinophilic oesophagitis and/or other indications where an amino acid-based formula is recommended.

Please contact your GP or healthcare professional for more information on the role of Neocate as treatment for cows’ milk protein allergy.

Product Information

 A hypoallergenic, amino acid-based formula specifically designed for infants 0-12 months. Neocate SYNEO contains a unique blend of ingredients including prebiotics (scFOS*) and (IcFOS**) and probiotic (Bifidobacterium breve M16V), specially designed to support infants with food allergy.

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  • Hypoallergenic 
  • Nutritionally complete, suitable as a sole source of nutrition for infants under 1 year 
  • Milk and soy protein-free 
  • Contains Prebiotics (scFOS* and IcFOS**) 
  • Contains Probiotic (Bifidobacterium breve M16V) 
  • Contains Long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPs) (docosahexanoic acid (DHA) and arachidonic acid (ARA)
Important Notice

Must be used under medical supervision after considering all feeding options, including breastfeeding.

  • Neocate SYNEO is not suitable for premature infants.
  • Neocate SYNEO is not for general use and should be used only under medical supervision.
Direction of use 
  1. Wash hands thoroughly, clean preparation area and sterilise bottles and teats 
  2. Boil fresh water and allow to cool for 30 minutes so that it feels warm to the wrist 
  3. Pour the correct amount of cooled boiled water into the sterilised feeding bottle 
  4. Fill the scoop provided with Neocate Gold and level off with the back of a clean dry knife 
  5. Do not press powder into the scoop. Only use the scoop provided 
  6. Do not boil formula and do not use a microwave oven to prepare or warm formula  

Each level scoop (4.8g) of Neocate SYNEO requires 30ml of water to yield the recommended feed concentration (14.4% w/v). Neocate SYNEO has different mixing instructions to other formulas. Follow the preparation instructions as stated on the tin.    


Store unopened cans in a cool, dry place 

Once opened, reseal can and store in a cool, dry place (not a refrigerator) and use within 2 weeks 

Feeding Guide

Your doctor or dietitian will advise the appropriate amount of Neocate SYNEO to be given. This may vary depending on how much and what types of solids are permitted, as well as the age and weight of your child. Feeding table below should be used as a guide only:  

Approx age of baby Approx weight of baby (kg) Level scoops of powder Cooled boiled water (ml) Feeds in 24 hours
Birth  3.5 3 90 6-7
2 weeks  4 4 120 6
2 months  5.5 5 150 5-6
3 months  6 6 180 5
5 months  7.5 7 210 4-5
7 months  8.5 7 210 4
10 months  9 8 240 4
Nutritional Information
Average contents Per 100g Per 100ml*
Energy 1985 kJ 286 kJ
474 kcal 68 kcal
Protein Equivalent 13.2 g 1.9 g
11 %E
Carbohydrates 50.2 g 7.2 g
42 %E
Sugars 4.7 g 0.67 g
as Lactose 0 g 0 g
Total Fat 23.6 g 3.4 g
45 %E
Saturates 10.5 g 1.5 g
of which MCT 7.4 g 1.1 g
Monounsaturates 9.3 g 1.3 g
Polyunsaturates 3.8 g 0.55 g
of which LA 3090 mg 445 mg
of which ALA 310 mg 45 mg
of which DHA 120 mg 17.1 mg
of which AA 120 mg 17.1 mg
ω6:ω3 ratio 7:48
Fibre 4.5 g 0.64 g
2 %E
of which scFOS 4 g 0.58 g
of which lcFOS 0.45 g 0.06 g
Sodium 209 mg 30 mg
9.05 mmol 1.3 mmol
Potassium 520 mg 74.8 mg
13.3 mmol 1.91 mmol
Calcium 550 mg 79.2 mg
Phosphorus 358 mg 51.5 mg
Magnesium 50 mg 7.2 mg
Chloride 378 mg 54.5 mg
Ca:P ratio 1.54
Vitamin A 415 μg-RE 59.7 μg-RE
Vitamin D 11.4 μg 1.64 μg
Vitamin E 10.6 mg 1.52 mg
Vitamin K 42.8 μg 6.17 μg
Vitamin C 50.7 mg 7.31 mg
Thiamin 0.57 mg 0.08 mg
Riboflavin 0.57 mg 0.08 mg
Niacin 3.94 mg NE 0.57 mg NE
Vitamin B~6~ 0.46 mg 0.07 mg
Folic acid 66.0 μg 9.51 μg
Vitamin B~12~ 1.33 μg 0.19 μg
Biotin 18.5 μg 2.66 μg
Pantothenic Acid 2.94 mg 0.42 mg
Iron 7.11 mg 1.02 mg
Zinc 5.19 mg 0.75 mg
Manganese 0.047 mg 0.007 mg
Copper 0.4 mg 0.058 mg
Iodine 99.6 μg 14.3 μg
Molybdenum 10.9 μg 1.57 μg
Selenium 18 μg 2.59 μg
Chromium 10.4 μg 1.5 μg
Choline 132 mg 19 mg
Inositol 106 mg 15.3 mg
L-carnitine 9.49 mg 1.37 mg
Taurine 30.8 mg 4.44 mg
Nucleotides 16.6 mg 2.39 mg
Osmolality 360 mOsmol/kgH₂O
*At the recommended concentration of 14.4% w/v
MCT – Medium Chain Triglycerides
LA – Linoleic Acid
ALA – Alpha Linoleic Acid
DHA – Docosahexaenoic Acid
AA – Arachidonic Acid

*short-chain fructo-oligosaccharide 

**long-chain fructo-oligosaccharide 

BREAST MILK IS BEST FOR BABIES: Professional advice should be followed before using an infant formula. Introducing partial bottle feeding could negatively affect breast feeding. Good maternal nutrition is important for breast feeding and reversing a decision not to breast feed may be difficult. Infant formula should be used as directed. Proper use of an infant formula is important to the health of the infant. Social and financial implications should be considered when selecting a method of feeding. Infant Formula product for special dietary use to be used under medical supervision. This product is not suitable for general use.