Table 1 

Summary of Infant Demography, Baseline Characteristics, and Disposition 

Gold 
Gold + Lutein 
Total 

(n = 115) 
(n = 115) 
(n = 230) 



Age (days) 

n 
115 
115 
230 

mean ± SD 
9.5 ± 3.42 
10.0 ± 3.49 
9.8 ± 3.46 

min  max 
1  14 
2  14 
1  14 

Gender 

Female (%)/Male (%) 
60(52)/55(48) 
58(50)/57(50) 
118(51)/112(49) 

Weight 
Mean ± SD 
3169.1 ± 306 
3216.6 ± 355 
3193 ± 331 
Study Disposition (%) ^{1} 

Infants Screened 
240 

Infants randomized^{2} 
116 
116 
232 

Completed the Study 
110 (95) 
110 (95) 
220 (95) 

Discontinued the Study 
6 (5) 
6 (5) 
12 (5) 

Reason for study discontinuation (%) 

Adverse Event 
4 (3) 
3 (3) 
7 (3) 

Parent/Legal Guardian Request 
2 (2) 
3 (3) 
5 (2) 



Population: Intention to Treat n = Number of randomized subjects who received study formula. ^{1 }The denominator used to calculate percent for study demographics is the number of subjects who received study formula. ^{1 }The denominator used to calculate percent for study disposition entries is the number of subjects randomized. ^{2 }Two subjects were randomized (one in each formula group) but did not receive study formula. 

Capeding et al. Nutrition Journal 2010 9:22 doi:10.1186/14752891922 