Cow & Gate Instant Carobel is a gelling or thickening agent that can be used for both breastfed and bottle-fed infants. It’s a food for special medical purposes for the dietary management of habitual and recurrent vomiting and rumination. We do not recommend using Cow & Gate Instant Carobel with preterm or low birth weight infants as there is no clinical data available to support its use with these infants. Only to be used under medical supervision.
Features & Benefits:
Suitable for full term infants, children and adults.
Infants: Cow and Gate Instant Carobel 135g may be added to an infant’s milk or drink (water/juice), or given by spoon as a thick gel just prior to drinking, or eating a very wet meal.
Instant Carobel may be added to fluids and wet foods or can be eaten as a paste or prior to drinking.
In A Bottlefeed:
Prepare the infant milk to the manufacturer’s guidelines. Add Cow and Gate Instant Carobel 135g as indicated in the feeding guide. Shake well (for 30-60 secs). Leave for 3-4 minutes to thicken. Shake again and feed immediately. Do not heat in a microwave. Hot spots may occur and cause scalding.
As A Spoonfeed or Paste:
This method is appropriate for breastfed infants and may be preferred method for bottlefed infants. It is also suitable for first weaning foods that have too liquid consistency and for older children and adults. Add Instant Carobel 135g as indicated in the feeding guide. Stir well and leave for 3-4 minutes to thicken. Stir again and feed immediately, by spoon, prior to and during the feed or meal.
Orders received on Weekdays up to 2pm will usually be processed and dispatched on the same working day. Orders received after 2pm on weekdays will usually be processed and dispatched on the next working day. Orders received after 2pm Friday up to midnight Saturday will usually be dispatched by us, and sorted by An Post on Sunday, for Monday delivery. We deliver from Monday - Saturday (excluding Bank Holidays. Saturday deliveries are only to major towns and cities).