List of Research for Zinc as an Autism Treatment

2011 Research

Analysis of Copper and Zinc Plasma Concentration and the Efficacy of Zinc Therapy in Individuals with Asperger’s Syndrome, Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS) and Autism

  • Included 170 individuals (79 with autism, 52 with PDD-NOS, 21 with Asperger’s, and 18 in the control group)
  • Focused on copper and zinc levels
  • Also focused on the effect of zinc and vitamin B-6 therapy on levels of copper and zinc and on changes in awareness, eye contact, focus and attention, hyperactivity, receptive language, seizures, sound sensitivity, tactile sensitivity, and tip toeing

 

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