12 best mixtures for constipation and colic for newborns

Review of the best according to the editorial board. On the selection criteria. This material is subjective and does not constitute advertising and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

Digestive discomfort, commonly referred to as 'colic', occurs in more than half of newborns before 6 months of age. Sometimes only this painful spastic syndrome is present. But often colic is accompanied by other unpleasant digestive disorders – frequent regurgitation, constipation.

The reason for this condition may be the immaturity of the baby's gastrointestinal tract and disorders in the intestinal microflora – dysbiosis. Or they are provoked by more serious conditions – allergies or hypersensitivity to cow's milk proteins. In this case, you cannot do without consulting a pediatrician.

To solve the problem, a specialist can prescribe special mixtures, which are divided into the following categories:

  1. hypoallergenic;
  2. fermented milk;
  3. with antireflux action;
  4. prebiotic and probiotic.

To help young parents, this review will consider the best mixtures for constipation and colic for newborns from imported and domestic manufacturers.

Rating of the best mixtures for constipation and colic for newborns

Nomination a place Name of product price
The best imported formulas for constipation and colic for newborns 1 Nutrilon (Nutricia) Comfort 1 394 RUB
2 Friso VOM 1 607 r
3 Similac Comfort 1 557 r
4 HIPP Combiotic 1 384 r
5 Nestle NAN Triple Comfort RUB 600
6 Nanny 1 with prebiotics RUB 1,199
7 Bellakt AR _ 209 RUB
8 Humana anticolic 556 r
9 Mamako 1 Premium 979 r
The best Russian mixtures for constipation and colic for newborns 1 Nutrilak Premium Anti-reflux 466 r
2 Grandma's basket AR _ 740 RUB
3 Agusha sour milk adapted No. 1 RUB 33

The best imported formulas for constipation and colic for newborns

Long-term international research confirms the safety and nutritional value of most imported baby food products.

Nutrilon (Nutricia) Comfort 1

Rating: 4.9

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In the Netherlands, at the Nutricia Kaik B.V. plant produce a mixture of Nutrilon Comfort 1. This product contains: prebiotics, minerals, a complex of vitamins, fish oil, amino acids and other useful substances. This mixture is designed to prevent constipation, reduce colic, and normalize the microflora of the digestive tract.

The Nutrilon Comfort mixture can be purchased in cans of 400 or 900 g. The set includes a dosing spoon. The mixture dissolves perfectly, without the formation of lumps. As a result, baby food turns out to be a little viscous. There is bitterness in the taste of the mixture, so not all children are willing to use it.

According to the reviews of those for whom the Nutrilon (Nutricia) Comfort 1 mixture fits perfectly, the product does not cause allergies, it successfully copes with constipation and colic. But at the same time, they note that the color of the stool in babies becomes green and sometimes the nipple in the bottle is clogged with the mixture. Not all parents are happy with this product – they are especially embarrassed by the presence of a large amount of vegetable oils in the composition, including structured palm.

Advantages

  • thoughtful composition to combat colic and constipation;
  • convenient measuring spoon;
  • does not cause allergic reactions;
  • loosens stools and relieves colic.

disadvantages

  • bitter taste;
  • makes the stool green.

Friso VOM 1

Rating: 4.8

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Dutch formula Friso VOM 1 is specially designed for newborn babies suffering from regurgitation, constipation and colic. The product contains vitamins, minerals, special fatty acids, 5 basic nucleotides, prebiotics, carob gluten. The last component contains delicate natural dietary fiber, due to which constipation is eliminated, colic is reduced.

Friso VOM 1 is sold in 400 g cans with a measuring spoon included. It is recommended to dilute the powder in boiled water cooled to 75 ° C. Parents without a thermo-pod have to be resourceful to get the temperature right. The mixture dissolves rather problematically, leaving lumps. The consistency of the finished product resembles heavy cream, so a 'medium flow' teat is needed so that the baby can get the mass out of the bottle. The mixture is pleasant to taste, savory.

Despite the difficulties in breeding, reviews of the Friso VOM 1 are mostly good. Kids readily use this mixture. The result from taking this product is not long in coming. The intestines are getting better quickly enough. The newborn has severe colic, he starts going to the toilet several times a day without screaming. Regurgitation, although it happens, is minimal.

Advantages

  • thoughtful multi-component composition;
  • tasty mix;
  • quickly relieves constipation and colic;
  • significantly reduces the number of regurgitation;
  • well tolerated by children.

disadvantages

  • difficulty in cooking.

Similac Comfort 1

Rating: 4.7

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The Spanish mixture Similac Comfort 1 contains partially hydrolyzed protein, oligosaccharides 2'-FL, B. lactis bifidobacteria, FOS prebiotics. Does not contain palm oil. This product is excellent for babies with functional digestive disorders from birth. Studies have shown that after 1 day of feeding, colic symptoms are reduced by 20%.

Similac Comfort 1 is sold in cans of 375 g. The powder has a rather specific smell (reminiscent of dog food) and taste, but despite this, many children are willing to use this mixture. The set includes a measuring spoon, but many people do not like it because of its large size. The powder dissolves quite well, but can form lumps if not mixed well.

In the reviews, parents note that thanks to Similac Comfort 1, it was possible to solve the problem of irregular bowel movements. In children, the severity of anxiety and gas formation decreased, the frequency of regurgitation after feeding decreased. Some mothers also note that their babies with this mixture began to gain weight well. The product does not cause allergic reactions and is excellent for newborns prone to atopy.

Advantages

  • lack of palm oil in the composition;
  • effectively relieves colic;
  • solves problems of irregular bowel movements;
  • does not cause allergies.

disadvantages

  • specific smell and taste;
  • inconvenient measuring spoon.

HIPP Combiotic 1

Rating: 4.6

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The German HIPP Combiotic 1 blend contains prebiotic dietary fiber (galactooligosaccharides GOS), probiotics, ARA / DHA (fatty acids), nucleotides, organic milk. The product is suitable for artificial or mixed feeding. The mixture promotes comfortable digestion and meets the nutritional needs of the baby's body.

HIPP Combiotic 1 is sold in cans of 350/800 g. A measuring spoon is included, but usually it is initially deeply dipped in the powder, which is not liked by many parents. The large jar has a special side for removing excess mixture during dispensing. Loose powder, smells like milk powder. The product dissolves relatively well, but it foams a lot when shaken.

According to reviews, HIPP Combiotic 1 is readily consumed by newborns. This food product does not cause allergic reactions in babies. Constipation disappears with it, but the stool becomes green. Colic on the background of the use of HIPP Combiotic 1 appears extremely rarely and the number of regurgitation is noticeably reduced. Babies on this mixture grow and gain weight according to the norms.

Advantages

  • prebiotic dietary fiber in the composition;
  • dissolves well;
  • pleasant taste and aroma;
  • eliminates constipation and colic.

disadvantages

  • foams when shaken.

Nestle NAN Triple Comfort

Rating: 4.5

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German blend NAN Triple Comfort contains a partially hydrolysed protein complex, lactobacilli, prebiotics, DHA and ARA (special fatty acids), vitamins and minerals. The product is manufactured without the use of GMOs, flavors, colors or preservatives. NAN Triple comfort effectively eliminates any functional disorders in the digestive tract in infants.

Mixture NAN Triple Comfort is available in cans of 400 g. The set includes a measuring spoon. There is a metal rim on the inner wall of the can, on which it must be stored in the future. The mixture is crumbly, yellowish. It dissolves very well, without lumps. It tastes like cream. Newborns usually use it very readily.

According to the parents' feedback, it becomes clear that NAN Triple Comfort is a very effective remedy in the fight against colic and constipation. The mixture is satisfying and easy to use. Newborns feel great with her – they sleep well, eat with great appetite and are cheerful while awake. The product perfectly improves digestion in babies, and does not cause allergies.

Advantages

  • lactobacilli and probiotics in the composition;
  • pleasant taste;
  • convenient bank;
  • effectively eliminates colic and constipation;
  • does not cause allergic reactions.

disadvantages

  • not always easy to find on sale.

Nanny 1 with prebiotics

Rating: 4.4

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Nannie 1's adapted milk powder with goat milk-based prebiotics from New Zealand contains nucleotides, phospholipids, Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids, Orafti Synergy 1 plant prebiotic complex, vitamins and minerals. This product is great for young children with constipation, colic or frequent regurgitation.

Nanny 1 with Prebiotics is available in 400/800 g cans with a scoop included. The mixture dilutes very well without clumping. When explored it has a creamy shade. Children drink this product very willingly. The mixture is fat and gives saturation for a longer time. This baby food is great for newborns prone to allergic reactions and atopy.

Reviews of Nanny 1 with prebiotics are mostly positive. Parents note that thanks to this product, their babies have normalized stools, colic disappeared, and regurgitation occurs much less often. A big plus for many is that there is no palm oil in the composition, and the mixture itself has a pleasant aroma and taste. Nanny 1 with prebiotics also successfully helps to cope with pre-existing allergies.

Advantages

  • based on goat milk;
  • no palm oil;
  • tasty and smells good;
  • relieves constipation and colic;
  • helps fight allergies.

disadvantages

  • not sold in all pharmacies or stores.

Bellakt AR _

Rating: 4.3

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Belarusian antireflux mixture Bellakt AR is recommended for feeding children with special dietary needs. It contains a natural saccharide – locust bean gum, as well as all the elements necessary for growth and development: minerals, vitamins, prebiotics, nucleotides, fatty acids. This product takes into account all the age-related needs of the newborn's body.

Bellakt AR is sold in boxes of 400 g. It is a regular white powder, similar to dry milk. When diluted, the product is quite thick, homogeneous, without lumps. The mixture has a pleasant aroma and taste. It does not cause problems with feeding the child. After opening it is recommended to use it within 4 weeks.

According to reviews, Bellakt AR perfectly relieves newborns from constipation. Stools appear more often in babies. It is soft but not liquid. The number of colic is noticeably reduced. Despite the fact that Bellakt AR contains cow's milk protein, it rarely provokes allergic reactions. This mixture makes life much easier for newborns and their parents.

Advantages

  • locust bean gum;
  • pleasant taste and aroma;
  • effectively eliminates constipation and colic;
  • does not cause allergies.

disadvantages

  • difficult to find on sale.

Humana anticolic

Rating: 4.2

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The German Humana Anticolic Blend contains a unique, patented combination of natural milk fat with a high β-palmitate content (55%), which prevents calcium soaps from forming in the baby's intestines, which helps prevent constipation. This special infant formula is suitable for the prevention and nutritional therapy of intestinal colic in newborns.

Humana Anticolic is sold in 300 g cartons. The mixture is a fine white powder with a milk flavor. Dilute it in boiled water cooled to 70 ° C. When diluted, Humana Anticolic resembles milk, but has an unpleasant odor similar to canned fish. Moreover, most of the children willingly eat it.

In the reviews, parents note that Humana Anticolic really relieves colic and constipation. The chair becomes regular, the newborn is less capricious. Many people also like that the lactose content of this formula is 18-20 times lower than that of a standard milk formula. Due to this, Humana Anticolic is easier to digest and absorb.

Advantages

  • thoughtful medicinal composition;
  • reduced lactose content;
  • made from fresh (not powdered) milk;
  • eliminates constipation and colic.

disadvantages

  • individual intolerance is possible.

Mamako 1 Premium

Rating: 4.1

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Spanish mix Mamako 1 Premium is made on the basis of goat milk. It is easily absorbed by the newborn's body like mother's milk. The product does not contain palm oil, canola oil, gluten or starch. And prebiotics + probiotics B. Lactis restore the balance of microflora, help the baby to digest comfortably and develop his immunity.

Mamako 1 Premium is sold in cans of 400/800 g. The set includes a convenient measuring spoon, and there is also a special protrusion on the edge to remove excess mixture. The product dissolves very easily and forms a homogeneous liquid baby food without lumps. Mamako 1 Premium has a pleasant taste and aroma. Newborns readily use it.

According to reviews, Mamako 1 Premium has helped many babies to improve digestion. This baby food has become a godsend for newborns who have an intolerance to cow's milk. The unique combination of active ingredients and the absence of palm oil in this mixture significantly reduces the frequency of colic and regurgitation, eliminates constipation and improves the digestion process in infants.

Advantages

  • not based on goat milk;
  • does not contain palm or rapeseed oil;
  • tasty and smells good;
  • makes stools soft;
  • relieves colic;
  • does not cause allergies.

disadvantages

  • price category.

The best Russian mixtures for constipation and colic for newborns

Russian manufacturers of baby food are also of the opinion that breast milk is preferable for young children. But breastfeeding is not possible in all cases, so they produce quality baby food to help newborns with digestive problems.

Nutrilak Premium Anti-reflux

Rating: 4.9

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Nutrilak Premium Antireflux milk powder contains natural locust bean gum, which regulates the functioning of the gastrointestinal tract, restores intestinal microflora, and promotes regular bowel movements. Also, this product contains natural milk fats, Omega-3 fatty acids, nucleotides. The mixture is pure from palm and canola oil.

Nutrilak Premium Anti-Reflux is sold in 350 g cartons. The mixture is similar in consistency to creamy milk powder. It divorces very well without the formation of lumps, but it turns out quite thick, so you need to choose the right nipple for the bottle. Children like its taste and they willingly eat it. After opening the package, the dry mixture is stored no longer than 3 weeks.

According to reviews, Nutrilak Premium Antireflux is excellent for constipation, colic and frequent regurgitation. Already after the first day of use, the newborn gets better stool, he is less capricious against the background of colic and his general well-being improves. But not all parents can agree with this, because some children develop diathesis with prolonged use of Nutrilak Premium Antireflux.

Advantages

  • locust bean gum;
  • pleasant to the taste;
  • like children;
  • well relieves constipation and colic.

disadvantages

  • in some it causes diathesis.

Grandma's basket AR _

Rating: 4.8

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Milk powder Babushkino's basket Antireflux BIO contains natural dietary fiber (locust bean gum), which normalizes intestinal activity, relieving the baby of constipation. The carefully selected protein level does not put unnecessary stress on the kidneys and meets all the needs of the child. The composition also contains polyunsaturated fatty acids, nucleotides and selenium.

Grandmother's basket Antireflux BIO is available in 400 g cans. It looks like standard dry baby food. Has a pleasant smell. The mixture dissolves without problems. It turns out thick milk without lumps. This mixture is not given on a permanent basis, but is used as a forced measure. Newborns readily use it, but the correct nipple must be worn on the bottle so that it is easier for the baby to get food.

Reviews about the mixture Babushkino basket AR are mostly good. But parents complain that it is not always easy to find it on sale. No one has practically any complaints about the effectiveness of this baby food. Already after 1-3 days of using this mixture in newborns, constipation disappears – they absolutely calmly empty the intestines up to 3 times a day. Also, parents note that colic almost completely disappears in babies.

Advantages

  • carefully selected and balanced composition;
  • easy to divorce;
  • pleasant taste;
  • quickly normalizes digestion.

disadvantages

  • not always easy to find on sale.

Agusha sour milk adapted No. 1

Rating: 4.7

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Agusha fermented milk liquid mixture adapted No. 1 is recommended for feeding babies from birth to 6 months with artificial and mixed feeding. It is based on partially hydrolyzed proteins, enriched with probiotic cultures, L-carnitine and nucleotides. The product does not contain preservatives.

Agusha adapted fermented milk is sold in tetrapacks of 200 ml. There is no need to breed it – it is already ready for use. She has a shelf life of 14 days. It must be stored in the refrigerator, so it must be warmed up before feeding the baby. The taste of the mixture is not very pleasant – sourish.

In reviews of the Agusha liquid mixture, parents note that not all newborns readily use it. But the effect of it develops within 2-3 hours. If before that the baby had constipation, then after Agusha he freely empties the intestines without crying. Against the background of the use of such a liquid mixture, colic is also eliminated in children and they spit up less. This product does not cause any allergic rash.

Advantages

  • effective 'kefir'
  • quickly eliminates constipation;
  • relieves colic and frequent regurgitation;
  • does not cause allergic reactions.

disadvantages

  • palm oil in the composition.


Attention! This rating is subjective and does not constitute an advertisement and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

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