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Zinc Deficiency in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Toren P. et al.
Biological Psychiatry 40:1308-1310,1996
“…Children with ADHD had significantly lower zinc levels than control children. 30% of children with ADHD had severely deficient values. It is possible that low zinc values may result in depressed production of melatonin and serotonin in the brain, resulting in some of the symptoms of ADHD.”