Growth and Tolerance of Cow Milk-Based Infant Formulas

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 13, 2010
Last Update Posted : January 31, 2012
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Mead Johnson Nutrition

Brief Summary:
This clinical trial will assess growth, tolerance and adverse events of cow milk-based infant formulas in healthy, term infants.

Condition or disease
Body Weight

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 405 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Growth and Tolerance of Cow Milk-Based Infant Formulas
Study Start Date : July 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2011
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2011

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Experimental 1
Experimental 2

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Body weight measured on calibrated infant scale at each study visit

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Twenty-four hour recall of infant formula intake at each study visit
  2. Medically-confirmed adverse events collected throughout the study period
  3. Twenty-four hour recall of stool characteristics (number and consistency) and tolerance at each study visit
  4. Parental Product Assessment Questionnaire completed at Study Visit 2
    Assessment of physical properties of product and infant's reaction during consumption.

  5. Body Length and Head Circumference measured at each study visit

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 16 Days   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Healthy, term infants

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Singleton, 12-16 days of age at randomization
  • Term infant with birth weight of minimum of 2500 g
  • Solely formula fed
  • Signed Informed Consent and Protected Health Information

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of underlying metabolic or chronic disease or immunocompromised
  • Acute infection
  • Feeding difficulties or formula intolerance

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01122654

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Mead Johnson Nutrition

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Tim Cooper, M.D., Mead Johnson Nutrition Identifier: NCT01122654     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 3380-1
First Posted: May 13, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 31, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms