Zinc supplementation of infant formula.

  title={Zinc supplementation of infant formula.},
  author={Leena Salmenper{\"a} and Jaakko Perheentupa and Pirjo Pakarinen and Martti A. Siimes},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  volume={59 5},
The effect of zinc supplementation of infant formula on zinc nutrition and growth of healthy infants was studied longitudinally from birth to age 12 mo. The zinc-supplemented group (n = 16) received the same formula as the unsupplemented group (n = 16) except for the addition of 61 mumol (4 mg) Zn/L as sulfate. After age 2 mo in the breast-fed and… CONTINUE READING