Evidence of the Gluten-Free and Casein-Free Diet in Autism Spectrum Disorders

  title={Evidence of the Gluten-Free and Casein-Free Diet in Autism Spectrum Disorders},
  author={Salvador Mar{\'i}-Bauset and I. Zazpe and A. Mar{\'i}-Sanchis and A. Ll{\'o}pis-Gonz{\'a}lez and M. Morales-Su{\'a}rez-Varela},
  journal={Journal of Child Neurology},
  pages={1718 - 1727}
  • Salvador Marí-Bauset, I. Zazpe, +2 authors M. Morales-Suárez-Varela
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Child Neurology
  • In autism spectrum disorders, many parents resort to alternative treatments and these are generally perceived as risk free. Among these, the most commonly used is the gluten-free, casein-free diet. The objective of this work was to conduct a systematic review of studies published from 1970 to date related to the gluten-free, casein-free diet in autism spectrum disorder patients. Few studies can be regarded as providing sound scientific evidence since they were blinded randomized controlled… CONTINUE READING
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