Developed by dedicated scientists, Similac Follow On Milk is a palm oil free formula that provides key nutrients like omega 3 & 6, vitamin D, calcium and iron, to support your baby’s growth and development at every stage, plus vitamins A and C to support the normal functioning of their immune system.
Key Nutrients for your baby from 6 months+
- ALA/LA to support normal growth
- Vitamins A & C to support normal immune system function
- Iron to support normal cognitive development
- Calcium & Vitamin D to support normal bone development
Similac Follow On Milk is:
- Palm oil free
- Suitable for vegetarians
- Suitable for Halal and Kosher diets
Essential Ingredients for Your Baby
We know how important nutrition is to a baby’s development. The Similac range is specially formulated to provide your baby with key ingredients to support their nutritional needs at every stage.
Supporting your baby in their first 6 months
Although breast milk is best for babies and is recommended for as long as possible, we are here to support you if you do choose to bottle-feed.
Similac First Infant Milk is a breast milk substitute that can support your baby’s nutritional needs from birth to 6 months by providing:
- Long Chain Fatty Acids (LCPs) including DHA & AA*, more commonly known as omega 3 & 6 fatty acids
- Galacto-oligosaccharides (GOS)
* Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) & arachidonic acid (AA)
Helping your toddler grow and develop
As your baby grows, Similac's Follow On and Growing Up milks are here to support all aspects of their development.
Similac's Follow On and Growing Up milks
Whether you want to supplement breast milk or move on from breastfeeding, Similac Follow On Milk provides the key nutrients to support your baby’s development from 6 months old.
From 1 year of age, with weaning established, Similac Growing Up Milk provides the key nutrients to supplement your toddler’s healthy, balanced diet to support every stage of their development up to 3 years old.
Similac’s Follow On and Growing Up Milks provide your baby with key nutrients they need at each life stage to support their immune system*, growth and development.
*Vitamins A and C support normal immune system function
From Field to Formula
Ireland is one of the world’s leading producers of infant nutrition products. This is why we choose to produce Similac exclusively in Ireland. Here is how Ireland’s fresh milk becomes Similac.
STAGE 1 Sourcing the Milk
Quality cow’s milk from dairy farms across Ireland is delivered to our Cootehill factory every day
STAGE 2 From field to Cootehill factory
The milk is processed quickly so the milk is used fresh
Preparation rooms are highly protected to ensure the formula is produced in a hygienic environment
STAGE 3 Similac nutrients
The nutrients are carefully weighed before being added to each stage of Similac
STAGE 4 Similac's 'one time processing'
The milk is processed using ‘one-time processing’* to maximise nutrient retention and heat treated to protect the formula
STAGE 5 Quality assurance
Once the formula is tested under our strict quality testing regimes, it is packaged into the Similac tins
STAGE 6 Distribution across the UK
Thousands of tins are delivered to stores across the UK
This means that when you buy our Similac products, you can be sure your child is getting the essential ingredients to support their nutritional needs