Antibiotic Exposure During the First 6 Months of Life and Weight Gain During Childhood

Journal of the American Medical Association, 2016;315(12):1258-1265

Retrospective study of 38,522 singleton children and 92 twins in US found that exposure to antibiotics within first 6 months of life vs. no exposure was not linked to statistically significant difference in weight gain through age 7 years.

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