Study Protocol: Randomised controlled trial to investigate the functional significance of marginal riboflavin status in young women in the UK (RIBOFEM)
- 9. Thiamine, riboflavin, niacin, vitamin B6, pantothenic acid, and biotin: 9.3 Riboflavin. // Vitamin & Mineral Requirements in Human Nutrition;2004, p169
Chapter 9.3 of the book "Vitamin & Mineral Requirements in Human Nutrition" is presented. It explores riboflavin, including information on its deficiency, toxicity and role in human metabolic processes. It lists indicators used to estimate ribofavin requirements including urinary flavin...
- Influence of Riboflavin on Fluoride Metabolism in the Rat. STOOKEY, GEORGE K. // Journal of Dental Research;Jul1973, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p843
The article reports on the influence of riboflavin on fluoride metabolism in rats. Two studies are discussed: one using modified pair-feeding methods in male Wistar rats and another providing the weanling rats with a diet ad libitum. The conclusion is that riboflavin deficiencies are related to...
- ariboflavinosis. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p176
A definition of the term "ariboflavinosis," which pertains to vitamin B2 deficiency, is presented.
- A Lack Of Riboflavin Might Be A Factor In Preeclampsia. // RN;Nov2000, Vol. 63 Issue 11, p16
Highlights a study on riboflavin deficiency and preeclampsia. Study involving high-risk women in Zimbabwe; Recommendations for pregnant women with riboflavin deficiency.
- CORRECTIONS. // Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Jun2011, Vol. 96 Issue 6, pe1
A correction to the article "Errors in emergency feeds in inherited metabolic disorders: a randomised controlled trial of three preparation methods" that was published in the 2010;95 issue is presented.
- Micronutrient Fortified Milk Improves Iron Status, Anemia and Growth among Children 1-4 Years: A Double Masked, Randomized, Controlled Trial. Sazawal, Sunil; Dhingra, Usha; Dhingra, Pratibha; Hiremath, Girish; Sarkar, Archana; Dutta, Arup; Menon, Venugopal P.; Black, Robert E. // PLoS Clinical Trials;Aug2010, Vol. 7 Issue 8, Special section p1
Background: Multiple micronutrient deficiencies are highly prevalent among preschool children and often lead to anemia and growth faltering. Given the limited success of supplementation and health education programs, fortification of foods could be a viable and sustainable option. We report...
- Oxalic acid does not influence nonhaem iron absorption in humans: a comparison of kale and spinach meals. Bonsmann, S. Storcksdieck genannt; Walczyk, T.; Renggli, S.; Hurrell, R. F. // European Journal of Clinical Nutrition;Mar2008, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p336
Objective:To evaluate the influence of oxalic acid (OA) on nonhaem iron absorption in humans.Design:Two randomized crossover stable iron isotope absorption studies.Setting:Zurich, Switzerland.Subjects:Sixteen apparently healthy women (18â€“45 years, <60 kg body weight), recruited by poster...
- cheilitis. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p160
A definition of the term "cheilitis" is presented. It refers to inflammation, cracking and dryness of the lips that is caused by either cheilitis, a local infection, an allergy to cosmetics, excessive sunbathing, or riboflavin deficiency. A skin cream can be used to relieve the soreness in the...
- Multiple micronutrient supplementation and dietary energy intake in pregnant women. Flores, Mar�a de Lourdes; Neufeld, Lynnette M.; Gonz�lez-Coss�o, Teresa; Rivera, Juan; Martorell, Reynaldo; Ramakrishnan, Usha // Salud Pï¿½blica de Mï¿½xico;may/jun2007, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p190
Objective. To compare dietary intake of women supplemented with multiple micronutrients (MM) or iron only during pregnancy. Materials and Methods. Design: Randomized, double-blind, controlled community-based trial. Setting: One semi-urban community in Central Mexico. Subjects: Pregnant women...