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Table 1 Composition of the Standard Chow diet used throughout the study

From: Interactive effects of neonatal exposure to monosodium glutamate and aspartame on glucose homeostasis

Ingredients (g/100 g dietary weight) Control MSG ASP MSG + ASP
Protein (%) 22.5 22.5 22.5 22.5
Carbohydrate (%) 64.2 64.2 64.2 64.2
Fat (%) (Ether extract) 5 5 5 5
Fiber (%) 3 3 3 3
Vitamins, Minerals & Ash (%) 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3
Energy (kcal/g) 3.36 3.36 3.36 3.36
Aspartame (%) 0 0 0.025 0.025
Monosodium Glutamate (%) 0 0.075 0 0.075
  1. Constituents are expressed as percentage of ration except where otherwise indicated.