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Peptamen Junior Advance

What is Peptamen Junior Advance?

Peptamen® Junior Advance is a nutritionally complete, 100% whey peptide formula suitable for tube feeding. It is designed to meet the increased energy needs of the most fragile and difficult-to-feed paediatric patients aged 1 to 10 years with or at risk of malnutrition, such as critically ill/stressed children; pulmonary, cardiovascular, hepatic, renal and head trauma patients; and children with more severe gut barrier dysfunction.


  • Increased energy and protein content
  • 1.5 Kcal/ml
  • 100% whey protein
  • 4.5g protein per 100ml
  • 60% of fat as MCT
  • Soluble fibre blend
  • Osmolarity : 380mOsm/l
  • Osmolarity : 450mOsm/kg


Available in 500ml SmartFlex™ collapsible semi-rigid bottles for tube feeding. Also suitable for oral and bolus feeding.


Nestlé Health Science proudly offer a product Sample Service, delivering direct to your patients. To request your sample of Peptamen® Junior Advance, simply click on the button below and follow the short sign up process. This will allow you to request your Peptamen® Junior Advance sample as well as other Nestlé Health Science product samples available via the service.


SmartFlex™ Packaging

SmartFlex™ uses state-of-the-art design and production techniques to create innovative packaging across the Peptamen® range of enteral feeds:

  • Easy to use and administer
  • Universal cap means SmartFlex™ fits all commonly used giving sets without an adaptor
  • High quality design and production with closed system
  • The only collapsible semi-rigid packaging for compact and safe disposal
  • Easy to administer for bolus feeding


Water, Glucose Syrup, Peptides from Hydrolysed* Whey Protein (Milk), Medium Chain Triglycerides, Vegetable Oils (Soybean, Rapeseed), Minerals (Calcium Citrate, Magnesium Chloride, Sodium Phosphate, Potassium Phosphate, Potassium Chloride, Sodium Chloride, Magnesium Oxide, Ferrous Sulphate, Zinc Sulphate, Copper Sulphate, Manganese Sulphate, Sodium Fluoride, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Chromium Chloride, Sodium Molybdate), Corn Starch, Fibre (Oligofructose, Inulin), Emulsifiers (Soy Lecithin, E471), Fish Oil, Flavouring, Thickener (E412), Vitamins (C, E, Niacin, Pantothenic Acid, B6, B1, B2, A, D, K, Folic Acid, Biotin), Choline Chloride, Taurine and L-carnitine. Gluten free.

* Used enzyme non-Halal/Kosher. Clinically nil lactose.

Administration and dosage

For enteral use only. Suitable as a sole source of nutrition. Nutritionally complete in:

1-3 years: 820 ml

4-6 years: 1143 ml

7-10 years: 1314 ml


 Best before date: see individual packs.


Suitable as a sole source of nutrition for children aged 1-10 years on medical grounds for short bowel syndrome, intractable malabsorption, patients with proven inflammatory bowel disease and bowel fistulae



Not suitable for patients with a cows’ milk allergy.



Suitable for children above 1 year of age. Do not mix food and medication with feed.

Shelf life and storage

Shelf life of 12 months from date of manufacture when stored at room temperature. Shake well before use. Unopened, store in a cool, dry place. If spiked, use within 24 hours. If uncapped, unused portion to be recapped, refrigerated and used within 24 hours.


Product Product Format PIP Code Nestlé Line Code Case Size
Peptamen Junior Advance 500ml Bottle 355-3682 12172361 12


Learn more

Nestlé Health Science produces a range of foods for special medical purposes (FSMP) for use under medical supervision. A sample product should only be requested for a patient if deemed suitable following a professional evaluation from an appropriate healthcare professional. Althera® and Alfamino® are infant FSMPs and should only be used after the full consideration of the feeding options available, including breastfeeding.
The Nestlé Health Science Sample Service is available to healthcare professionals only, who require sample products for professional evaluation when they have no sample product or if a patient has insufficient product to cover their needs. This service is not intended as a long term solution for a patient.
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