Studies related to Symptoms of OCD and Zinc

Evaluation Of Oral Zinc Sulfate Effect On Obsessive-compulsive Disorder: A Randomized Placebo-controlled Clinical Trial

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 23
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 18-29, 30-44
Notes for this study:
The addition of zinc (220mg twice daily) to fluoxetine therapy for the treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder is able to reduce symptoms to a small degree, suggesting zinc may have a role as adjuvant therapy.