Aptamil® Essensis Organic A2 Protein Milk Stage 2

6-12 months

  • Healthy infants from 6 months as a partial or complete breast milk substitute.
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Aptamil ® Essensis combines our unique patented synbiotic blend with organic A2 protein milk, making it our most exclusive formulation to help build strong foundations for your baby’s future.

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Aptamil ® Essensis is our most exclusive organic A2 protein milk formulation*

  • Patented synbiotic blend.
  • Organic A2 protein milk sourced from certified organic farms in New Zealand.
  • Product manufactured and certified organic in New Zealand.
  • Certified Organic by Asure Quality.

*Within the Danone and Nutricia ANZ range.

Contraindications for use

Confirmed cows’ milk protein allergy, galactosaemia, lactose intolerance. Not for use for infants under 6 months.

Direction of use
  1. Wash hands before preparing the feed. Clean and then sterilise all utensils by boiling for 5 minutes or using an approved steriliser.
  2. Boil safe drinking water and allow to cool to feeding temperature. CONSULT FEEDING GUIDE. Measure the required volume of water into a sterilised feeding bottle.
  3. Use only the enclosed scoop. Fill the scoop lightly and level off using the built-in leveler. Avoid compacting the powder.
  4. Always add 1 level scoop of powder for each 30mL of water. Cap the bottle and shake briskly to dissolve the powder.
  5. Test temperature on wrist before feeding. Feed immediately (do not store). Discard unfinished feeds.
Prepare each bottle separately. It is safer to use Aptamil® Essensis Organic A2 Protein Milk Stage 2  immediately after it is prepared.
  • Store in a cool, dry place.
  • Use by the date on bottom of the container.
  • After opening, keep container airtight and use contents within four weeks.
  • Some settling of the powder may occur.
Feeding Guide
Age Cooled boiled water Level scoops of powder* Number of feeds per day
6 – 8 months 180mL 6 3 – 5
9 – 12months 180mL 6 3 – 4

*1 scoop = 4.5g of powder. NOTE: 1 scoop of powder added to 30mL of water yields approximately 33mL of formula. This feeding guide is a general guide ONLY; your baby may need more or less than shown.

Allergen and Cultural Information

This product contains cows’ milk products, fish and soy.

Nutritional Information
Average contents Per 100mL
Energy 287 kJ
69 kcal
Protein 1.5 g
Whey 60 %
Casein 40 %
A2 Beta-casein 0.19 g
Carbohydrates 6.9 g
Total Fat 3.7 g
Arachidonic Acid (AA) 18.3 mg
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) 11.7 mg
Calcium 56 mg
Phosphorus 37 mg
Sodium 23 mg
Potassium 84 mg
Chloride 50 mg
Magnesium 5.8 mg
Iron 0.83 mg
Zinc 0.51 mg
Manganese 5.4 μg
Iodine 16.1 μg
Copper 58 μg
Selenium 2.1 μg
Vitamin A 69 μg-RE
Vitamin D 1.2 μg
Vitamin E 1.9 mg-α-T.E
Vitamin K 6.4 μg
Thiamine 127 μg
Riboflavin (B~2~) 114 μg
Vitamin B~6~ 64 μg
Vitamin B~12~ 0.29 μg
Niacin 0.76 mg
Pantothenic Acid 0.72 mg
Folic acid 12.7 μg
Vitamin C 13.4 mg
Biotin 3.8 μg
Choline 13.4 mg
Inositol 9.4 mg
Taurine 5.4 mg
L-carnitine 1.5 mg
Cytidine-5′-monophosphate 1.3 mg
Uridine-5′-monophosphate 0.8 mg
Adenosine-5′-monophosphate 0.8 mg
Inosine-5′-monophosphate 0.45 mg
Guanosine-5′-monophosphate 0.23 mg
scGOS^ 0.72 g
lcFOS^^ 0.08 g
Bifidobacterium breve M-16-V 570 million cfu
a long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids
^ short chain Galacto-Oligosaccharides
^^ long chain Fructo-oligosacchardies

Certified Organic By Asure Quality Limited. If you have any questions about Aptamil Essensis 2 Follow On Formula, please contact our Nutricia Careline on 1800 438 500.


Organic milk solids, organic vegetable oils (emulsifier, (organic soy lecithin), antioxidant(natural tocopherols (soy)), organic short chain galacto-oligosaccharides (milk), dried omega LCPUFAs(fish oil, antioxidant (sodium ascorbate, natural tocopherols(soy))), long chain fructo-oligosaccharides, taurine, inositol, Bifidobacterium breve M-16V (570 million cfu/100mL), choline chloride, L-carnitine.

Minerals: Potassium, calcium, chloride, phosphorus, magnesium, iron, zinc, copper, iodine, manganese, selenium.
VitaminsVitamins (A, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B12, C, D3, E, K1), folic acidbiotin. 
Nucleotides: Cytidine – 5′ monophosphate, uridine – 5′ monophosphate, adenosine – 5′ monophosphate, inosine – 5′ monophosphate, guanosine – 5′ monophosphate. 
Aptamil Essensis® organic A2 Protein Milk Premium Follow On Formula is based on cows’ milk protein.
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.