The CNP Probiotics and ASD/ADHD Research Category consolidates research exploring the interdependent relationship between child and adolescent dietary intake, probiotics, and ASD/ADHD.

To view each original study on the open internet, click “Original.” To view the CNP summary of the study, click “CNP Summary.” While a small portion of the studies in this research category is available below for free, the full set of studies (and their summaries) are available to CNP members through the CNP Library Membership (available Fall 2021).

2020

Effects of probiotic supplementation on gastrointestinal, sensory and core symptoms in Autism Spectrum Disorders: A randomized controlled trial
Original

2020

A pilot randomized control trial with the probiotic strain lactobacillus rhamnosus gg (lgg) in ADHD: children and adolescents report better health-related quality of life
Original

2020

Probiotics and fructo-oligosaccharide intervention modulate the microbiota-gut brain axis to improve autism spectrum reducing also the hyper-serotonergic state and the dopamine metabolism disorder
Original

2019

A systematic review of the role of prebiotics and probiotics in autism spectrum disorders
Original

2019

Effects of Lactobacillus plantarum ps128 on children with autism spectrum disorder in Taiwan: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
Original

2019

Characterization of intestinal microbiota and probiotics treatment in children with autism spectrum disorders in china
Original

2020

Role of the gut microbiota in the pathophysiology of Autism Spectrum Disorder: clinical and preclinical evidence
Original