This fact sheet provides information for healthcare professionals regarding consumptions of melamine contaminated infant formula and its effects on infants. It provides quick facts about melamine and potential products, foreign and domestic, that could contain melamine. This fact sheet provides questions and answers addressing infants being a high risk group for melamine-related health effects, the health effects of ingesting melamine, appropriate medical evaluations for melamine exposure, and regulatory actions taken.
[Chinese language abstract forthcoming]
Published: November 2009