Texas Milk Bank

Recipient Information

Milk Dispensation:
Milk is dispensed by prescription only. The highest priority recipients are premature and ill hospitalized infants.

Nutritional Uses:

  • Prematurity
  • Infants recovering from NEC
  • Failure to thrive
  • Malabsorption syndromes
  • Short-gut syndrome
  • Renal Failure
  • Inborn errors of metabolism
  • Post-surgical nutrition
  • Cardiac problems
  • Bronchopulmonary dysplasia
  • Pediatric burn patients
  • Medical/Therapeutic Uses:
  • Treatment for infectious disease (intractable diarrhea, gastroenteritis, infantile botulism, sepsis, pneumonia, hemorrhagic conjunctivitis)
  • Post-surgical healing (omphalocele, gastroschisis, intestinal obstruction, bowel fistula, colostomy repair)
  • Immunodeficiency diseases (severe allergies, IgA deficiencies)
  • Organ transplants
  • Non-infectious intestinal disorders (ulcerative colitis, irritable bowel syndrome)

If you are interested in receiving donor milk for your baby, please contact our office at 817.810.0071.