The same company makes a similar nutrition shake, Pediasure, which is the product most appropriate for children between the ages of 1 and 10. Ensure and Pediasure are comparable in calories, fat, protein and serving size, but the amount of vitamins and minerals are different.
Just so, what age can you give PediaSure?
Talk to a healthcare professional about use of this product if your child is younger than 2 years of age. PediaSure products are not intended for infants younger than 1 year of age. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, infants under a year old should be breastfed or fed an iron-fortified infant formula.
Is ensure a weight gain supplement?
Complete, balanced nutrition to help gain or maintain a healthy weight. Each bottle of Ensure Plus, from the #1 doctor-recommended brand* Ensure, provides complete, balanced nutrition. Every ready-to-drink shake has: 13 grams of protein.