RECALL ALERT: Abbott has issued a recall for Similac powder formulas manufactured in Sturgis, Michigan. These formulas may be contaminated with Cronobacter sakazakii. For more information, click HERE.
As of October 1, 2016, the Connecticut
WIC Program provides Abbott Laboratories® Similac®
Advance® or Similac®
Isomil® Soy for healthy infants from birth to twelve months
of age; whose mothers choose not to breastfeed or partially breastfeed or for
whom breastfeeding is medically contraindicated.
WIC can also provide women, infants and
children with special/exempt formulas, such as hypoallergenic,
hypercaloric, elemental, and metabolic formulas with an appropriate
nutrition related ICD-10 code medical diagnosis.
This page provides Connecticut WIC staff with formula resources in one place. Resources posted to this page are intended for State and local agency staff only. Additional information on Connecticut WIC Program formula can be found in Section 400 of the State Plan.
Formula Resources: Approved Contract and Specialized Formulas-Medical Food Listing September 2021
19-006 Infant Formula Updates
19-007 Infant Formula Updates-Nutramigen Mead Johnson Nutritionals
19-024 Formula Updates Medical Documentation-Issuance Issues Final
21-010 Formula Updates
21-030 Specialized Formula Additions to CT APL
17-022 Changes to CT WIC Program Formulary for Infant Formula and WIC Eligible Medical Foods
Similac formula changes
SPANISH Similac Formula changes
Standard Cow's Milk and Soy Formulas
Similac For Spit-Up Formula Information
Hypoallergenic Formulas for Infants
Malabsorption Formulas for Infants
Preterm Infant Formulas
Human Milk Fortifiers
Infant Formula for Mild Intolerance
Other Medical Food for Infant and Children
Forms and Aids
CT WIC Infant Formula Conversion Guide
WIC 400-11 Medical Documentation Form Instructions 3-2021
WIC 400-11 Medical Documentation Form - Infants & Children Fillable 3-2021
WIC 400-11 Medical Documentation Form - Women Fillable 3-2021
WIC 400-11 Special Formula Guidelines for Clinicians 3-2021
Formula & Medical Nutritionals Presentation May 2021
WIC 400-10 Connecticut WIC Approved Formula and Medical Foods
WIC 400-11 Use of Medical Documentation Form
FDA Infant formula safety and preparation
Spanish Infant formula safety and preparation (La FDA toma el paso final para proteger la fórmula para lactantes)
Updates on non-Connecticut WIC Approved products: periodically, Connecticut receives information about non-Connecticut WIC approved products. This information will be posted here.