Acceptability of multiple micronutrient powders and iron syrup in Bihar, India

Abstract

Nearly two thirds of young children are anaemic in Bihar, India. Paediatric iron and folic acid syrup (IFAS) and multiple micronutrient powders (MNPs) are two evidence-based interventions to prevent anaemia. Using a randomized crossover design, we examined the acceptability of IFAS versus MNPs for children 6-23 months. In a catchment area of 2 health… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/mcn.12572

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