Neocate® LCP

0+ months

  • For the dietary management of infants from birth (0+ months) with cows’ milk allergy, multiple food protein allergy, eosinophilic oesophagitis and other indications where an amino acid-based formula is recommended.
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Flavour  Size  Code  Unit per carton 
Unflavoured  400g  144542  6 

Product Information

A nutritionally complete, amino acid based, powdered infant formula for special dietary use. Available on PBS.

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  • Hypoallergenic.
  • Nutritionally complete, suitable as a sole source of nutrition for infants under 1 year.
  • Contains long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPs) (docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) & arachidonic acid (ARA)).
  • Milk and soy protein free.
Important Notice
  • Must be used under medical supervision after considering all feeding options, including breast feeding.
  • For enteral use only, not for parenteral use.
  • If using a tube feed, hang time should not exceed 4 hours.
  • Suitable as a sole source of nutrition for infants under 1 year of age.
  • Infants over 6 months should be offered food in addition to formula.
  • Powdered infant formula is not sterile. Infant formula should be prepared immediately prior to feeding.
  • Formula should be not be warmed for longer than 15 minutes prior to feeding.
  • Do not boil formula and do not use a microwave oven to prepare or warm formula.
Direction of Use
  • The quantity of feed should be determined by a clinician or dietitian only and is dependent on the age, body weight and medical condition of the patient.
  • Each level scoop (4.5g) of Neocate® LCP requires 30ml of water to yield the recommended feed concentration (13.5% w/v).
  • Follow the preparation instructions as stated on the can.
  • 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 4 weeks.
Feeding Guide
Approx. age of baby Approx. weight of baby (kg) Level scoops of Neocate LCP 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 2062 kJ 278 kJ
493 kcal 67 kcal
Protein Equivalent 13.3 g 1.8 g
11 %E
Carbohydrates 52.5 g 7.1 g
42 %E
Sugars 4.6 g 0.62 g
as Lactose 0 g 0 g
Total Fat 25.6 g 3.5 g
47 %E
Saturates 10 g 1.3 g
Polyunsaturates 4.2 g 0.56 g
of which LA 3360 mg 453 mg
of which ALA 340 mg 45.6 mg
of which DHA 120 mg 16.6 mg
of which AA 120 mg 16.6 mg
ω6:ω3 ratio 7.58
Fibre 0 g 0 g
Sodium 217 mg 29.3 mg
9.4 mmol 1.27 mmol
Potassium 540 mg 72.9 mg
13.8 mmol 1.86 mmol
Calcium 571 mg 77.1 mg
Phosphorus 372 mg 50.2 mg
Magnesium 51.9 mg 7.01 mg
Chloride 392 mg 53.0 mg
Ca:P ratio 1.5:1
Vitamin A 431 μg-RE 58.2 μg-RE
Vitamin D 11.8 μg 1.6 μg
Vitamin E 11 mg 1.48 mg
Vitamin K 44.5 μg 6 μg
Vitamin C 52.7 mg 7.11 mg
Thiamin 0.59 mg 0.08 mg
Riboflavin 0.59 mg 0.08 mg
Niacin 4.09 mg 0.55 mg
Vitamin B~6~ 0.48 mg 0.06 mg
Folic acid 68.5 μg 9.24 μg
Vitamin B~12~ 1.38 μg 0.19 μg
Biotin 19.2 μg 2.6 μg
Pantothenic Acid 3.05 mg 0.41 mg
Iron 7.4 mg 1.0 mg
Zinc 5.42 mg 0.73 mg
Manganese 49 μg 7 μg
Copper 420 μg 57 μg
Iodine 103 μg 14 μg
Molybdenum 11.3 μg 1.53 μg
Selenium 18.7 μg 2.53 μg
Chromium 10.8 μg 1.46 μg
Choline 137 mg 18.5 mg
Inositol 110 mg 14.9 mg
L-carnitine 9.85 mg 1.33 mg
Taurine 32 mg 4.32 mg
Nucleotides 17.2 mg 2.33 mg
Osmolality 340 mOsmol/kgH₂O
*At the recommended concentration of 13.5% w/v
LA – Linoleic Acid
ALA – Alpha Linoleic Acid
DHA – Docosahexaenoic Acid
AA – Arachidonic Acid

Dried glucose syrup, refined vegetable Oils (high oleic sunflower oil, coconut oil, rapeseed oil, sunflower Oil), L-arginine L-aspartate, L-leucine, L-lysine acetate, L-glutamine, L-proline, emulsifier (E472c), L-valine, glycine, L-isoleucine, dipotassium hydrogen phosphate, L-threonine, L-phenylalanine, L-tyrosine, L-serine, L-histidine, L-alanine, calcium phosphate dibasic, tripotassiumcitrate, sodium chloride, calcium carbonate, choline bitartrate, L-cystine, calcium glycerophosphate, L-tryptophan, calcium citrate, magnesium chloride, oil from crypthecodinium cohnii, L-methionine, calcium phosphate tribasic, Oil from Mortierella alpina, magnesium L-aspartate, inositol, L-ascorbic acid, antioxidants (sunflower lecithin, ascorbylpalmitate), taurine, ferrous sulphate, zinc sulphate, L-carnitine, DL-alpha tocopherylacetate, uridine 5′-monophosphate sodium salt, cytidine-5’-monophosphate, nicotinamide, calcium D-pantothenate, inosine 5′-monophosphate sodium salt, adenosine-5’-monophosphate, guanosine 5′-monophosphate sodium salt, copper sulphate, thiamin mononitrate, riboflavin, pyridoxine hydrochloride, retinyl acetate, potassium iodide manganese sulphate, pteroylmonoglutamicacid, phytomenadione, sodium selenite, chromium chloride, sodium molybdate, D-biotin, cholecalciferol, cyanocobalamin.

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.FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS ONLY.