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About Nutricia

Nutricia specialises in the delivery of advanced medical nutrition for all who need it. As well as being the largest specialist nutrition company in Europe, Nutricia supports the largest number of tube fed patients in the UK.

Nutricia is owned by Danone, the French Nutrition group, whose mission is to bring health to all through nutrition.

Nutricia supply high quality feeds, feeding equipment and support services to patients, hospitals and healthcare professionals. Through our Nutricia Homeward service, we deliver nutritional feeds, enteral feeding systems and nursing care directly to patients' homes.

People who benefit from medical nutrition:

We estimate that 700,000 people in the UK benefit from medical nutrition every year. At Nutricia we support patients across all ages where their nutrition is compromised, including:

  • Patients with specific diseases; such as Cystic Fibrosis, Cerebral Palsy, complications of the digestive system, prematurity in infancy, inborn errors of metabolism, dysphagia, stroke, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), refractory disease or Alzheimer’s disease
  • Home enterally tube fed adults and children
  • Patients with disease related malnutrition, unable to meet their nutritional requirements through other food
  • Children with faltering growth who require additional nutritional support for growth
  • Infants with cow’s milk protein allergy