Table 4

Details of weight gain (g/day) for previous two week periods while an inpatient

Placebo groupCarnitine group   Mean difference between two groups Standard error
Age (weeks) No of infants Mean weight gain (SD) for the previous two weeks Age (weeks) No of infants Mean weight gain (SD) for the previous two weeks
2421.0  (6.3)2410.5  (7.4)0.59.7
43722.3 (10.8)43223.1 (6.5)0.812.6
61824.6 (7.9)61627.7 (9.5)3.112.3
81127.6 (6.1)81023.3 (9.1)4.310.9