Aptamil First Infant Milk

Aptamil First Infant milk is a nutritionally complete1 infant milk for use from birth to 12 months, if moving from breastfeeding or as a suitable complement to breastfeeding.


Aptamil First Infant milk contains our next generation of infant formula – combining our unique blend of scGOS/lcFOS^2-4 and 3′-GL (HMO).‡5


Bioactive compounds including 3′-GL are produced during our unique process.6,7

This combination comprises more than 100 oligosaccharide structures, supporting the immune system through the gut via various modes of action8-10 .


Aptamil First Infant milk also contains two LCPs (DHA†11 and AA) in levels and ratios recommended by latest science12-14 and in accordance with new legislation†11 it also contains nucleotides.


  • Not suitable for intravenous use
  • Not suitable for cows’ milk protein allergy or lactose intolerance
  • Not suitable for vegetarians


^scGOS: short-chain galacto-oligosaccharides lcFOS: long-chain fructo-oligosaccharides


Long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids. Contains DHA as required by the legislation for all infant formula.


  1. Present day practice in infant feeding: third report (1998). Report on health and social subjects No. 32. HMSO.
  2. Boehm G et al., Acta Paediatr Suppl. 2005;94:18–21.
  3. Moro G, et al. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2002;34:291- 5.
  4. Knol J et al., J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2005;40:36-42.
  5. Newburg D, et al. Glycobiology, 2004;14(3):253-63.
  6. Perrin V et al., Carbohydr Res. 2000;325:202–10.
  7. Romond MB et al., J Dairy Sci. 1998;81:1229–35.
  8. Overbeek S. et al. Presented as a poster presentation at the ESPGHAN conference; 5-8 June, 2019 in Glasgow, Scotland.
  9. Goh CY. et al. Presented as a poster presentation at the ESPGHAN conference; 5-8 June, 2019 in Glasgow, Scotland.
  10. Boehm G, et al. Arch. Dis Child 2002;86:F178-81.
  11. European Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/127.
  12. Koletzko B et al., Ann Nutr Metab. 2015;66(2-3):137-8.
  13. European Food Safety Authority (EFSA): Scientific opinion on nutrient requirements and dietary intakes of infants and young children in the European Union. EFSA Journal 2013; 11: 3408.
  14. Koletzko B et al., Ann Nutr Metab 2014; 65: 49–80.


Aptamil First infant milk is currently available in most supermarkets, Boots, and some pharmacies.


Aptamil First infant milk is available in the following formats:

  • 70ml ready to feed plastic bottle (Hospital only)
  • 800g Eazypack Powder
  • 200ml ready to feed bottle
  • 1 litre ready to feed bottle

Our Eazypack features the following:

  • A tamper-proof lid for added security
  • A handy built-in leveller, making scooping easier
  • Underlid scoop storage, so you always know where it is

Aptamil First Infant Milk Datacard