The Evaluation of Cow Milk-Based Formulas

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Mead Johnson Nutrition Identifier:
First received: August 17, 2007
Last updated: January 4, 2008
Last verified: January 2008

Infants will be fed infant formula and blood drawn to measure fatty acid levels in the blood.

Condition Intervention
Term Infants
Procedure: Blood draw

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: The Evaluation of Cow Milk-Based Formulas - Study A

Further study details as provided by Mead Johnson Nutrition:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Red Blood Cell (RBC) ARA and DHA

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Phospholipid fatty acids, tolerance

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: April 2007
Study Completion Date: January 2008

Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 18 Days
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy, term infant
  • 10 to 18 days of age

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Breast fed infants
  • Infants with formula intolerance
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00518414

United States, Alabama
Birmingham Pediatric Group
Birmingham, Alabama, United States, 35205
Southlake Pediatrics
Birmingham, Alabama, United States, 35244
United States, Arkansas
Arkansas Pediatric Clinic
Little Rock, Arkansas, United States, 72205
United States, Florida
Children's Medical Association
Tamarac, Florida, United States, 33321
United States, Indiana
Welborn Clinic
Evansville, Indiana, United States, 47714
United States, Nebraska
The Center for Human Nutrition
Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 68105
United States, Tennessee
Holston Medical Group
Kingsport, Tennessee, United States, 37660
United States, Texas
DCOL Center for Clinical Research
Longview, Texas, United States, 75605
Northwood Pediatrics
The Woodlands, Texas, United States, 77380
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mead Johnson Nutrition
Study Director: Carol L Berseth, M.D. Mead Johnson Nutritionals
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Kim Merkel, Mead Johnson Identifier: NCT00518414     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 3378
Study First Received: August 17, 2007
Last Updated: January 4, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Mead Johnson Nutrition:
infant, formula, LC PUFA processed this record on August 27, 2015