milo® CALCIUM PLUZ™
Easy and convenient to pair with all meals, MILO® CALCIUM PLUZ™ helps time-pressed parents ensure that their children are consuming an adequate amount of energy to get through their day. MILO® CALCIUM PLUZ™ comes in convenient single serve packs of 200ml and is available at all convenient stores, mini markets, supermarkets and hypermarkets. Provide your kids with the energy they need for the day and pack them a MILO® CALCIUM PLUZ™ to school! This product is certified Halal by the Department of Islamic Development Malaysia (JAKIM).
Further info: https://www.nestle.com.my/our-halal-promise
Nourishing Energy of MILO®
Packed with essential nutrients including Vitamin B2, which is needed for the release of energy from proteins, fats and carbohydrates.
Equivalent to Calcium in a glass of milk**. Calcium is important to build strong bones and teeth.
2X Vitamin D*
Equivalent to Vitamin D content in more than a glass of milk**. Vitamin D helps in the absorption of Calcium & Phosphorus for healthy bones.
Good Source of Protein
Protein is essential for growth and helps build body tissues such as bones, muscles and organs.
*Compared to MILO® UHT
**UHT Milk(256g), Energy and Nutrient Composition of Food, Singapore.
A 7-9 year old child needs 1000mg of Calcium and 15µg of Vitamin D, while a child aged 10-12 needs 1300mg of Calcium and 15µg of Vitamin D.*
1 serving of MILO® Calcium Pluz provides 300mg Calcium and 4µg Vitamin D respectively, which meets 30% (7-9yo) or 23%(10-12yo) of the daily Calcium and 26% of the daily Vitamin D requirement.
*Based on Recommended Nutrient Intakes (RNI) for Malaysia 2017
Calcium is mainly found in dairy products such as yoghurt, cheese and milk.
MILO® Calcium PLUZ™ is also a good source of Calcium as it contains 300mg of Calcium per serving (200ml), which is equivalent to Calcium in a glass of milk!
Calcium is also found in other foods such as vegetables or cereals, food fortified with Calcium, fish with edible bones like canned sardines, tofu, tempeh etc.
According to a local study*, 1 in 2 Malaysian children have Calcium & Vitamin D deficiency.
*Poh BK et al, 2013
Calcium and Vitamin D work together for strong bones and teeth. A lack of Calcium and Vitamin D may lead to decreased bone density which can affect children's growth & development.
Both MILO® UHT and MILO® Calcium Pluz contain the natural goodness of milk, malt barley and cocoa. They are also packed with vitamins and minerals, including Vitamin B2 needed for release of energy from food.
MILO® Calcium Pluz contains 2x Calcium & Vitamin D compared to MILO® UHT.