Table 3

The daily ingestion of aluminium by infants at 6 months of age based upon the mean aluminium content of the product and the manufacturers recommended feeding volumes.

Commercial Name of Product

RM-ready made; P-powdered

Al ingested from product

μg Al/24 h period.


Sma First Infant Milk RM

224


Sma First Infant Milk P

323


Sma Follow-On Milk RM

206


Sma Wysoy Soya Infant Formula P

592


Cow & Gate First Infant Milk RM

285


Cow & Gate First Infant Milk P

385


Cow & Gate Follow-On Milk RM

301


Cow & Gate Follow-On Milk P

429


Cow & Gate Growing-Up Milk RM

107 (at 12 months)


Cow & Gate Nutriprem 1 RM

112-263*


Aptamil Follow-On Milk RM

296


Aptamil Follow-On Milk P

532


Hipp Organic Growing-Up Milk RM

88 (at 12 months)


Hipp Organic First Infant Milk P

380


Hipp Organic Follow-On Milk P

592


Hipp Organic Good Night Milk P

477


*Values are for preterm infants of a very low initial body weight (< 1 kg) up to term (ca 2.5 kg)

Burrell and Exley BMC Pediatrics 2010 10:63   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-10-63

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