Micronutrient Powders for Infants and Young Children

Glob Health Sci Pract. 2021 Jun 30;9(2):216-219. doi: 10.9745/GHSP-D-21-00263. Print 2021 Jun 30.


Providing standalone micronutrient products for household use is not an easy strategy, but under the right conditions, it can work. To be effective, micronutrient powder programs require robust commodity logistics and support of uptake and adherence.

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Dietary Supplements
  • Food, Fortified*
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Micronutrients*
  • Powders


  • Micronutrients
  • Powders