About Wyeth Nutrition
Wyeth Nutrition, formerly Pfizer Nutrition, is part of Nestlé S.A. Wyeth Nutrition develops premium-quality nutritional products scientifically-designed to meet the needs of young children, as well as pregnant and lactating mothers. As pioneers in children nutritional science, our mission is to provide the best nutritional support for future healthy outcomes. For nearly a century, Wyeth Nutrition has leveraged clinical rigor, scientific research, world class manufacturing and product safety standards to drive scientifically-sound solutions that offer parents confidence, help nourish children and support their healthy futures.
A Heritage of Innovation
At Wyeth Nutrition, we are proud of our long-standing heritage of innovation. Through the years, we have adhered to the guiding principle of seeking the most scientifically advanced formulas and nutritional supplements of the highest quality and safety. For nearly a century, we have remained true to our original commitment to research and discovery as we endeavor to lead the way in nourishing children around the world.
A trusted name
Wyeth is the FIRST to fortify its milk formula with beta-carotene. We were the world's supplier of beta-carotene.
More vitamin C
Wyeth is the FIRST to fortify milk formula with vitamin C successfully. This improvement eliminates the need for supplemental vitamin C.
Wyeth is the FIRST to introduce an expiration date on its milk formula can to reassure parents of its freshness.
Leading the world
Wyeth is the FIRST to introduce whey-dominant protein milk formula, which established a new standard. This formula had been the only whey-dominant milk formula for more than 20 years.
A healthier start
Wyeth is the FIRST major international milk formula manufacturer to fortify its milk formula with 5 major nucleotides on a worldwide basis.
Formulated with important nutrients
Wyeth is the FIRST to fortify its milk formula with appropriate levels of arachidonic acid (AA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) from pure vegetable sources.
Enriched with quality protein
FIRST to increase Alpha-lactalbumin(alpha-protein) and decrease Beta-lactoglobulin in its milk formula.
The latest breakthrough innovation
FIRST to fortify lutein (extracted from marigold flower) into its milk formula. Lutein, as a predominant macular pigment in the retina, it is able to filter blue light and may protect the eyes.
We will help the next generation of children to develop their full potential and live healthier lives by providing high quality, innovative, science-proven nutrition for mothers and children in the crucial first years of life.
We will achieve this by leading the way in research, development and education and by partnering with parents and healthcare professionals around the world. Together, nurturing a healthier generation.
Research & Development
Research and development - The leading edge of discovery
At Wyeth Nutrition, research and development are critical. Especially in recent years, these dedicated operations have established records for timely introduction of new products, line extensions, and breakthrough improvements in our milk formulas. Wyeth Nutrition's principal research and development strengths lie in:
- A multidisciplinary project management system that efficiently integrates research with product and process development activities.
- A clinical research process based on the application of modern technologies for evaluation of new products in respected neonatal units and hospital nurseries.
- Core competencies in nutritional immunology, mineral bioavailability, nutritional analytical chemistry, and protein and lipid assessment
New and improved products
Advanced research and development continues to be the driving force behind Wyeth Nutrition's efforts to provide high-quality, leading-edge nutritional products.