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Launched in 1977, Mother’s Horlicks is a superior nutritional supplement with 27 vital nutrients scientifically designed, keeping the nutritional needs of pregnant and breastfeeding women in mind.

It has been re-launched with a great new taste in 2014, as a tailor-made nutritional supplement for pregnant and breast feeding mothers.

Mother’s Horlicks is a nutritional beverage to be consumed as a part of daily diet .It provides nutrients to help meet the increased calorie requirements during pregnancy.

Mother’s Horlicks contains micronutrients (Iron, Iodine, Folic acid, zinc, Magnesium, vitamin A, B6, B12, and D) known to help improve birth weight of the baby.

Dietary interventions or supplementation during pregnancy can increase the secretion of these nutrients in breast milk. It also provides nutrients (vitamin B1, B2, B6, B12, A, iodine, selenium) known to helps improve the quality of breast milk during Lactation.

The period of brain growth in children is from 12 weeks of pregnancy until three years of age.

The sensitive period for neural development and for associated behavioral capabilities is from prenatal life to early in infancy. Deficiencies of even the small amounts required during critical growth periods cause learning disabilities.

In infants, deficiency of key nutrients [vitamins B2, B6, B12, C, Folic acid and iron] can impair development of the central nervous system and the brain. Other nutrients like iodine and zinc are important for normal brain development.

Mother’s Horlicks* contains nutrients known to contribute to normal brain function of baby

It also has no artificial colors, no artificial sweeteners, no added preservatives.

70 % of an adult’s brain is formed before birth
Choline and DHA is required for development of brain, eyes and nerves
Choline and DHA is not easily available from average Indian diet
27 Vital Nutrients Nutritional FactsPer 75g* Benefits
Total quantity % daily
DHA 60mg NA Development of brain,
eyes and nerves of the baby
Choline 182mg NA
Protein 15g 26 Growth of the baby
Carbohydrates 40.0g NA Energy
Fats 10.9g 36
Calories 300Kcal 15
Elemental Iron 38mg 100 Mental and physical
development of the baby
Folate 400mcg 100
Vitamin C 80mg 100
Vitamin B2 1.6mg 100
Vitamin B6 2mg 100
Vitamin B12 2.8mcg 100
Iodine 145mcg 50
Elemental Calcium 1000 mcg 100 Development of strong
bones and teeth of the baby
Phosphorus 350mg 50
Vitamin D 2.5mcg 50
Vitamin A 650mcg 50 Antioxidant function and
healthy immunity
Vitamin E 7.5mg 50
Zinc 3mg 25
Selenium 35mcg 50
Copper 0.7mg 50
Vitamin B1 0.7mg 50 Release of energy from food
Niacin 9mg 50


Vitamin K 45mcg 50 Normal blood clotting
Sodium 373mg 75 Maintenance of electrolyte
Potassium 465mg 23
Chloride 357mg 48
Benefit for Mother
A scientific combination of 27 vital nutrients for her all round health
During lactation, it can help improve the quality and quantity of breast milk
Benefits for Baby
Micronutrients, Choline and DHA have a significant role in psychomotor development
Nourishment that can help improve the birth weight of babies.
Choline & DHA
is important for brain development
and intelligence.
Makes up to 40% of the
polyunsaturated fatty acid (PUFA)
of the baby’s brain is important for
the development of eyes and
nerves of the baby
For more information write to:
GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare
DLF Plaza Tower, DLF Phase I, Gurgaon-122002
Haryana, India
Email: contact.4.gsk@gsk.com

[* iron, folate, calcium and vitamin C as per ICMR RDA; vitamins B2, B6 and B12 as per US RDA]