Evaluation of lipid peroxidation and antioxidant system in healthy iron-replete infants receiving iron prophylaxis

Hacihamdioglu D. O. , Kurekci A. E. , Gursel O., Atay A. A. , Balamtekin N. , Aydin A. , ...Daha Fazla

NUTRITION, cilt.29, ss.138-142, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 29 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.nut.2012.05.009
  • Dergi Adı: NUTRITION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.138-142


Objective: Iron supplementation is commonly recommended for infants; however, there are some reports that it causes oxidative damage. The aim of this study was to investigate the potential effects of iron supplementation at 4 mo of age, for a period of 2 mo, on lipid peroxidation and free radical scavenging enzymes.