Assam Bhim

Why Assam Bhim?

Assam Bhim is an extremely nutritious, digestible and is recommended for babies after 6 months of age when breast milk alone can no longer provide total cover of the infant’s growing nutritional requirements. The Nutritious powder is also suitable for pregnant women, adolescent girls and people suffering from old age. On the whole anyone who is not able to get a proper diet involving all the essential nutrients can consume Assam Bhim as supplementary nutrition.

Musa balbisiana Colla, is a robust herb, commonly known as Bhimkol or Athiyakol in Assamese. This traditional herb prevents many diseases like Pinworm infection, Infertility in women, Jaundice, Gout, Gastritis, Cough & Dysentery. Since immemorial times, mother’s of Assam feed Rice & Bhimkol to their children for overall well being & health. Assam Bhim is the contemporary form of same old traditional food.

Product Description

Assam Bhim, is a micro-nutrient fortified food has been developed by National Research Centre for Banana (NRCB), Tamilnadu and technical knowledge of our company.  This weaning mix was designed to reinforce with a cereal – milk solids – Bhim banana powder – oil seed pre-mix.

Details Of Assam Bhim

Details of the Assam Bhim

  1. Product Description – Micronutrient Fortified Food, Weaning Food, Milk-Cereal Based Complementary Food.
  2. Main Ingredients – Rice flour, Milk solids, Bhim Banana powder fortified with vitamins & minerals.
  3. Packaging – 300gms in pouch packing/ boxes.
  4. Expiry -1 year from date of manufacturing.
  5. Technology and Product Development– National Research Centre for Banana, Tamilnadu

Nutritional Information

Nutritional Information Approx. composition per 100g
Energy Kcal 416
  kJ 1720
Protein g 15
Carbohydrate g 71
 – Sugar (Sucrose) g 10
Dietary Fibre g 1
Fats g 8.5
 – Saturated Fatty Acids g 4.68
 – Monounsaturated Fatty Acids g 1.92
 – Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids g 1.60
 – Trans Fatty Acids g 0.2
 – Cholestrol g 0.02
Minerals    
Calcium mg 400
Chloride mg 250
Copper mg 0.3
Iron mg 8
Magnessium mg 45
Phosphorus mg 300
Potassium mg 440
Selenium mcg 8
Sodium mg 105
Zinc mg 2.5
Vitamins    
Vitamin A mcg RE 400
Vitamin C mg 35
Vitamin D mcg 5
Vitamin E mg TE 2.5
Thiamine (B1) mg 0.5
Riboflavin (B2) mg 0.4
Niacin (B3) mg 5.5
Pantothenic Acid (B5) mg 1.5
Folic acid (B9) mcg 25
Vitamin (B6) – Pyridoxine mg 0.4
Biotin (B7) mcg 5.2
Vitamin (B12) mcg 0.5

Comparison of Assam Bhim with other available products in the market

 Sl. No. Parameters UNIT CERELAC NESTUM ASSAM BHIM
      per 100g per 100g per 100g
 1 PROTEIN g 15 6.5 15
 2 CARBOHYDRATE g 68 84.8 71
 3 FAT g 9 0.5 8.5
 4 ENERGY Kcal 413 370 416
 5 IRON mg 10 12 8
 6 FOLIC ACID mcg 25 21 25
 7 VITAMIN C mg 50 65 35
 8 RIBOFLAVIN mg 0.65 0.36 0.4
 9 CALCIUM mg 438 200 400
 10 PHOSPHOROUS mg 350 160 300
 11 VITAMIN D mcg 5 6.25 5
 12 VITAMIN A mcg 360 400 400
 13 COPPER mg 0.3 0.3 0.3
 14 ZINC mg 3 2.5 2.5
 15 THIAMINE mg 0.55 0.55 0.5
 16 NIACIN mg 3.5 5 5.5