Does WIC accept Enfamil AR?
Women whose infants are eligible to receive “WIC contract formula” may receive Enfamil Premium, Enfamil ProSobee, Enfamil Gentlease or Enfamil AR.
What formula brands does WIC cover?
Because of the huge quantities of formula needed to provide for WIC babies, the contract almost always goes to one of the three biggest companies: Gerber, Similac or Enfamil.
Let’s look at some examples:
- Enfamil ® Infant.
- Enfamil ® ProSobee.
- Enfamil ® Gentlease.
- Enfamil ® AR.
- Gerber ® Soy.
Does WIC cover Enfamil AR in NC?
Please be advised that other standard milk- or soy-based infant formulas including, but not limited to, Enfamil Gentlease, Similac Sensitive, Similac Total Care and Similac for Spit Up are not available for issuance through NC WIC. The current contract infant formula in the WIC Program is with Abbott.
Does WIC give Enfamil Gentlease?
WIC does NOT provide other brands of standard milk– or soy-based infant formula such as Enfamil Newborn, Enfamil Infant, Similac Soy Isomil, Enfamil Gentlease, Gerber Good Start, or store brands.
Does Enfamil AR have probiotics?
Infant Formula, Clinically Proven to Reduce Reflux & Spit-Up in 1 Week, with Iron, DHA for Brain Development, Probiotics to Support Digestive & Immune Health, Powder Tub, 19.5 Oz.
Can you get diapers on WIC?
Federal Assistance Programs
Diapers cannot be bought with SNAP (formerly called “food stamps”) or WIC. SNAP and WIC should NOT be used for diapers. They are nutrition programs administered by the Department of Agriculture.
What formulas does WIC cover in NC?
The current WIC contract infant formula is Gerber Good Start GentlePro. We can also provide Gerber Good Start SoothePro and Gerber Good Start Soy without a prescription. The contract formulas WIC currently provides can be found here.
Can I change my WIC from breastfeeding to formula?
After the first month of your baby’s life, you can continue to provide only breastmilk or you can choose to combine breastfeeding with formula feeding. If you are using formula, WIC staff will help you figure out how much you need.
Does WIC give alimentum formula?
If the participant has no other means of coverage, WIC will provide premature discharge formula or contract infant formula to children with a history of prematurity up to 12 months corrected age. We provide Similac Expert Care Alimentum and Nutramigen LIPIL for infants with a protein allergy.