LMD

LMD

An iron-fortified infant formula and medical food powder that is free of the essential amino acid leucine for infants, children, and adults with leucine metabolism disorders, including isovaleric acidemia.

For Stages:
  • Special Dietary Needs

LMD is an iron-fortified infant formula and medical food powder that is free of the essential amino acid leucine for infants, children, and adults with leucine metabolism disorders, including isovaleric acidemia.

LMD provides other essential amino acids as well as nonessential amino acids, carbohydrates, fat, essential fatty acids, vitamins, and minerals.

  • DHA and ARA
  • Leucine-free
  • Vitamin and mineral levels meet the U.S. Infant Formula Act requirements per 100 Calories
  • Increased levels of B vitamins, compared to routine infant formulas, for cofactor production
  • Vanilla scent
  • Mixes easily and stays in suspension well
  • Increased level of choline, an essential nutrient important for brain development and the normal functioning of cells

LMD should only be used under the direct and continuing supervision of a doctor.

Ask your doctor about LMD.

Call 1-800-BABY123 for more information or to order this metabolic formula.

This product is also available at drugstore.com.

 

Nutrients & Ingredients

Powder

NUTRIENTS per 100 g Powder

CALORIES
 
500
PROTEIN EQUIVALENTS
g*
16.2
FAT
g
26
CARBOHYDRATE
g
51
LINOLEIC ACID
mg
4500

VITAMINS

A
IU
1520
D
IU
380
E
IU
10
K
mcg
40
THIAMIN (B1)
mcg
1000
RIBOFLAVIN (B2)
mcg
1000
B6
mcg
1000
B12
mcg
2
NIACIN
mcg
10000
FOLIC ACID (FOLACIN)
mcg
100
PANTOTHENIC ACID
mcg
3800
BIOTIN
mcg
38
C (ASCORBIC ACID)
mg
60
CHOLINE
mg
124
INOSITOL
mg
86

MINERALS

CALCIUM
mg
660
PHOSPHORUS
mg
440
MAGNESIUM
mg
66
IRON
mg
9.6
ZINC
mg
8.6
MANGANESE
mcg
380
COPPER
mcg
860
IODINE
mcg
76
SELENIUM
mcg
14.1
SODIUM
mg
240
POTASSIUM
mg
580
CHLORIDE
mg
480

*WARNING: This protein is incomplete since it does not contain the essential amino acid leucine.

INGREDIENTS: CORN SYRUP SOLIDS, VEGETABLE OIL (PALM OLEIN OIL, COCONUT OIL, SOY OIL, HIGH OLEIC SUNFLOWER OIL), AMINO ACIDS (L-ALANINE, L-LYSINE HYDROCHLORIDE, POTASSIUM ASPARTATE, L-PROLINE, L-ARGININE, GLYCINE, L-THREONINE, L-PHENYLALANINE, L-TYROSINE, L-SERINE, L-VALINE, L-ISOLEUCINE, L-HISTIDINE, L-METHIONINE, L-TRYPTOPHAN, L-CYSTINE), MODIFIED CORN STARCH, SUGAR, CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, AND LESS THAN 1%: MORTIERELLA ALPINA OIL**, CRYPTHECODINIUM COHNII OIL***, ETHYL VANILLIN, SODIUM CITRATE, POTASSIUM CITRATE, MAGNESIUM OXIDE, FERROUS SULFATE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, ZINC SULFATE, CUPRIC SULFATE, MANGANESE SULFATE, SODIUM IODIDE, SODIUM SELENITE, CHOLINE CHLORIDE, INOSITOL, ASCORBIC ACID, NIACINAMIDE, CALCIUM PANTOTHENATE, VITAMIN B6 HYDROCHLORIDE, THIAMIN HYDROCHLORIDE, RIBOFLAVIN, VITAMIN D3, FOLIC ACID, BIOTIN, VITAMIN K1, VITAMIN E ACETATE, VITAMIN A PALMITATE, VITAMIN B12, TAURINE, L-CARNITINE.

**A SOURCE OF ARACHIDONIC ACID (ARA)
***A SOURCE OF DOCOSAHEXAENOIC ACID (DHA)

Please refer to your product packaging for the most accurate information.

Last Updated: 12/30/11

Preparation

Powder

Mead Johnson Nutrition LMD is to be used only in the dietary management of infants, children, and adults with documented disorders of leucine metabolism, including isovaleric acidemia, while under direct and continuing medical supervision.

WARNING: This product is nutritionally incomplete. Care must be taken to provide enough leucine to support growth using other foods with this amino acid as required. Medical professionals must carefully and constantly supervise use of LMD with other foods and liquids and adjust the diet based on frequent blood tests.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR PREPARATION AND USE

The consumer’s health depends on carefully following the instructions below. Proper hygiene, preparation, dilution, use and storage are important when preparing product. Powdered products are not sterile and should not be fed to premature infants or persons who might have immune problems unless directed and supervised by the consumer’s medical professional.

If being fed to an infant, ask your baby’s medical professional about the need to use cooled, boiled water for mixing and the need to boil clean utensils, bottles and nipples in water before use.

Your medical professional will provide instructions for the correct amounts of water and powder*. Pour the required amount of water into the bottle/container. Add the correct amount of powder and shake vigorously.

*If instructed to use the scoop in the can, each scoop (unpacked and leveled) delivers approximately 4.5 g of powder. Store the DRY scoop in this can.

Failure to follow these instructions could result in severe harm. Once prepared, product can spoil quickly. Either feed immediately or cover and store in refrigerator at 35-40°F (2-4°C) for no longer than 24 hours. Do not use prepared product if it is unrefrigerated for more than a total of 2 hours.

Do not freeze prepared product. After feeding begins, use product within one hour or discard.

WARNING: Do not use a microwave oven to warm product. Serious burns may result.

POWDER STORAGE: Store cans at room temperature. After opening can, keep tightly covered, store in a dry area and use contents within 1 month. Do not freeze powder and avoid excessive heat.

USE BY DATE ON BOTTOM OF CAN.

WARNING: Not for parenteral (I.V.) use.

Last Updated: 12/29/11

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