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Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599


Purpose:

The aim of our study is to assess the effect of daily consumption of yogurt containing probiotic bacteria BB12 on the health and growth of healthy children 12-48 months of age in out of home child care.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - An informed consent has been signed by the parents. - The child is at least one year old and has not had his 4th birthday at the beginning of the study - The child is healthy. - The child attends child care center at least 5 days a week, > 4 hours per day. Exclusion Criteria: - Was born preterm. - Had a birth weight <2,500 g. - Has congenital anomalies. - Has a structural abnormality of the digestive tract or previous significant gastrointestinal surgery. - Has chronic disease or malignancy. - Has a serious, unstable medical condition. - Is Failure to Thrive (FTT) (<5th percentile of ideal body weight). - Has an allergy or atopic disease. - Has an allergy or intolerance to milk/dairy products. - Has an established diagnosis of lactase deficiency. - Is predisposed to infection (i.e., compromised immune system, HIV-AIDS, active bacterial disease, under steroid treatment). - Received antibiotic treatment or intentionally consumes probiotic products during the preceding 4 weeks. (If the subject was on antibiotics before the beginning of the study or probiotics, a washout period of 2 weeks is required.)


NCT ID:

NCT00653705


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Tamar Ringel-Kulka, MD, MPH
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: January 18, 2018

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