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Table 3 Litter size and piglet body weight at birth and weaning (21 days)

From: Glutamine and glutamate supplementation raise milk glutamine concentrations in lactating gilts

  Control
(n = 6)
Glutamine
(n = 5)
Aminogut
(n = 8)
Body weight, g    
Birth 1.59 ± 0.04 1.39 ± 0.17 1.27 ± 0.07
Weaning 5.92 ± 0.27 6.27 ± 0.63 5.67 ± 0.29
Number of piglets    
Birth 65 55 93
Weaning 64 54 84
  1. Results are expressed as means ± SEM. There were no significant differences between groups.