Pediatric Nutrition

Lactose intolerance: what’s new?

The authors present concise analysis of principle Russian and foreign publications from 2012, concerning the problem of lactose intolerance in pediatric and adult patients. Special attention is attributed to genetic aspects and novel opportunities in pharmacological treatment of lactose intolerance. 

Key words: β-galactosidase, congenital lactase deficiency, genetics, lactase, lactose intolerance, adult-type lactose intolerance, lactose, management, neurodietology, probiotics, rifaximine.

DOI: 10.20953/1727-5784-2013-1-39-43