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Table 2 Concomitant medication use (number of subjects taken medication) in All subjects treated (AST)

From: A specific synbiotic-containing amino acid-based formula in dietary management of cow’s milk allergy: a randomized controlled trial

  Test (N = 35) Control (N = 35) P-value (Fisher’s exact test)
Concomitant medication [N (%)]
 Overall
  Any concomitant medication 25 (71.4%) 29 (82.9%) 0.394
 Subcategory*
  Dermatologicals 6 (17.1%) 16 (45.7%) 0.019
   Antibiotics and chemotherapeutics 1 (2.9%) 2 (5.7%) 1.00
   Antifungals 0 (0%) 5 (14.3%) 0.054
   Antipruriticsa 0 (0%) 2 (5.7%) 0.493
   Antiseptics and disinfectants 1 (2.9%) 4 (11.4%) 0.356
   Corticosteroids, dermatological preparations 6 (17.1%) 9 (25.7%) 0.561
   Emollients and protectives 2 (5.7%) 10 (28.6%) 0.023
  1. *Only categories (of total 10 categories) with a statistically significant difference (P < 0.05) are shown
  2. aAntipruritics, including antihistamines and anesthetics