Table 5

Estimated nutrition value of the formulated product before fortification
Chickpea based weaning formula Requirement per 100 kcal
Nutrient Per 100 ml Per 100 kcal Minimum Maximum
Calcium, mg 14.70 23.48 50 140
Phosphorous, mg 33.22 53.07 25 90
Magnesium, mg 12.33 19.70 5 15
Manganese, mg 0.18 0.28 0.001 0.1
Iron, mg 0.39 0.62 0.6 2
Zinc, mg 0.31 0.50 0.5 1.5
Potassium, mg 23.63 37.74 60 160
Sodium, mg 4.01 6.41 20 60
Copper, mg 0.04 0.06 0.035 0.1
Protein, g 1.83 2.92 2.25 3.5
Sucrose, g 1.77 2.84
Carbohydrates, g 4.87 7.7
Fat, g 3.00 4.80 4 6
Total carbohydrates, g 6.64 10.61 9 14
Energy kcal 62.59 100.00 60/100 ml 70/100 ml

Malunga et al.

Malunga et al. Nutrition Journal 2014 13:8   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-13-8

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