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Review of 12 studies suggest positive effect of vitamin therapy in autism. S. I. Pfeiffer et al, J Autism Dev Disord,;25(5):481-93, 1995

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Review of 12 studies suggest positive effect of vitamin therapy in autism. S. I. Pfeiffer et al, J Autism Dev Disord,;25(5):481-93, 1995

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Twelve studies on the use of vitamin therapy in the treatment of autism are reviewed. The authors systematically evaluated empirical evidence supporting the efficacy of vitamin treatment. The majority of studies reported a favourable response to vitamin treatment though shortcomings in the research methods used in many of the studies are noted.

S I Pfeiffer et al. 'Efficacy of vitamin B6 and magnesium in the treatment of autism: a methodology review and summary of outcomes’ J Autism Dev Disord. Vol 28(6):481-93, 1995 

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