Thickening infant formula with digestible and indigestible carbohydrate: availability of calcium, iron, and zinc in vitro.

@article{Bosscher2000ThickeningIF,
  title={Thickening infant formula with digestible and indigestible carbohydrate: availability of calcium, iron, and zinc in vitro.},
  author={Douwina Bosscher and Micheline Van Caillie-Bertrand and K. Van Dyck and Harry J. Robberecht and Rudy Van Cauwenbergh and Hendrik A. Deelstra},
  journal={Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition},
  year={2000},
  volume={30 4},
  pages={
          373-8
        }
}
BACKGROUND Regurgitation is common in infants and is usually due to gastroesophageal reflux. Often parental reassurance and dietary management by feeding thickened formulas are the only therapeutic steps necessary. Adding fibers may interfere with the absorption of micronutrients. METHODS A continuous-flow dialysis in vitro method with a preliminary intraluminal digestive phase, modified to simulate the conditions of infants less than 6 months of age and children from 6 months of age on, was… CONTINUE READING

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