Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

  • Fabio de Almeida Bolognani Federação Brasileira de Homeopatia, Rio de Janeiro
Keywords: Attention, Impulsivity, Agitation, Zincum Mettalicum, Neurotransmission


The objective of this study, stated as Previous Notation, is to demonstrate that Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Pathology presents a differentiated condition in carriers where a significant percentage, close to 60%, present a higher level of zinc elimination by kidneys. In this study, a direct relation of Zinc Mettalicum pathogenetic symptoms, this disturbance and the elimination of this element which participates in neurotransmission process were identified, and the relation with elements from regular diet, which can act as zinc chelating agents would be involved in the evolution of this disturbance, justifying the issue of individual susceptibility, essential in homeopathic investigation