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Magnesium & Vitamin B6

Dear Doctors

What is the safe & effective dosage of magnesium & vitamin B6 for a 6yr old austistic boy with hyper-auditory issues.The local doctor did not give prescription though stated its safe to consume. Enquiring this for a friend who is seeking help urgently for her son. Please advice. Hope to hear from you soon. Thank you!
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As far as a safe dose, this is a question that should be answered by your pediatrician.  Regarding the effectiveness, I'm not sure what you are looking for.  There is no empirical support for vitamin and mineral therapies for autism.  If this is addressing some medical need, that's one thing, but don't expect an improvement in the child's learning or behavior associated with an autism diagnosis.
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