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About NEC Baby Formula Lawsuit

Need help in filing for an NEC lawsuit ?

Parents of premature babies are filing case against the manufacturers of Similac and Enfamil.

Similac and Enfamil are used to feed babies for their growth and development by fulfilling their daily nutritional needs.

The filling is against Mead Johnson (maker of Enfamil) and Abbott (maker of Similac) as they are not giving any warnings about the potential harm that may cause to the babies.

(Note - Remember you don’t have to pay a single penny unless you win because we understand your concern with your privacy that matters.)

What is NEC ?

NEC (Necrotizing enterocolitis) is a gastrointestinal condition that affects the intestines of premature babies causing intestinal inflammation which may also lead to death.

Does Similac and Enfamil cause NEC ?

Some studies have found the link of NEC with the consumption of Similac and Enfamil.

A study of 1,500+ newborns finding a lower number of NEC in those who consumed only breast milk. A study of Cochrane over 1,900 premature infants found 7 times higher rates of NEC due to the consumption of cow-milk-based formulas.

In 2011, U.S. Surgeon General's Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding premature infants who are not fed with human breast milk are 138% more likely to develop NEC.

In 2021 from Journal of The American Academy of Pediatrics found 77% reduction in NEC premature infants given exclusively human breast milk.

Pediatrics and Child Health study in 2021 finds that breast milk reduces risk of NEC for premature babies.

Thus, the NEC is may be linked to the use of Similac and Enfamil, connect with NEC lawsuit attorney now

Symptoms of NEC?

Symptoms of NEC

Here are the symptoms of NEC (Necrotizing enterocolitis) are as follow:

  • Diarrhea

  • Abdominal pain

  • Abdominal swelling

  • Green or yellow vomit

  • Bloody poop

  • Feedings staying in the stomach

  • Fatigue or lethargy

  • Refusal to eat

  • Not able to gain weight

  • Lower oxygen levels

  • Slow breathing

  • Low heart rate

  • Change in body temperature


  • Similac Special Care

  • Similac Human Milk Fortifier

  • Similac NeoSure

  • Similac Alimentum

  • Similac Alimentum Expert Care

  • Similac Human Milk Fortifier Concentrated Liquid

  • Similac Human Milk Fortifier Powder

  • Similac Liquid Protein Fortifier

  • Similac Special Care 20

  • Similac Special Care 24

  • Similac Special Care 24 High Protein

  • Enfamil Human Milk Fortifier Acidified Liquid

  • Enfamil Human Milk Fortifier Powder

  • Similac Special Care 30

  • Similac Human Milk Fortifier Hydrolyzed Protein- Concentrated Liquid

  • Enfacare Powder

  • Enfamil Human Milk Fortifier Liquid High Protein

  • Enfamil Milk Fortifier Liquid Standard Protein

  • Enfamil NeuroPro Enfacare

  • Enfamil Premature 20 Cal

  • Enfamil Premature 24 Cal

  • Enfamil Premature 24 Cal/fl oz HP

  • Enfamil Premature 30 Cal

  • Enfamil 24 and DHA & ARA Supplement


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