Effects of Iron Supplementation on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children

Eric Konofal, Michel Lecendreux, Juliette Deron, Martine Marchand, Samuele Cortese, Mohammed Zaïm, Marie Christine Mouren, Isabelle Arnulf

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Abstract

Iron deficiency has been suggested as a possible contributing cause of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children. This present study examined the effects of iron supplementation on ADHD in children. Twenty-three nonanemic children (aged 5-8 years) with serum ferritin levels

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)20-26
Number of pages7
JournalPediatric Neurology
Volume38
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2008

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Developmental Neuroscience
  • Neurology

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Effects of Iron Supplementation on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this