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Supplement Resources

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Vitamins and other Supplements

  • ** General, Non-medical, Supplement Information
    Non-medical information on how certain supplements can help certain children.

  • ** Teaching a Child to Swallow Capsules
    Three ideas on how to do this for your children.

  • Vitamin/Herb University
    A good vitamin and supplement guide.

  • Vitamin Encyclopedia
    Another vitamin and supplement guide.

  • Natural Therapies for Chronic Illness and Health Maintenance
    Use of natural supplements rather than medications.

  • Pyroluria
    Use of natural supplements rather than medications.

  • The Merck Manual
    Vitamin and mineral information from the Merck Manual.

  • National Institute of Health, Office of Dietary Supplements
    Vitamin and mineral information from the NIH.

  • Nutrition Infocenter
    Potentially Toxic Dosages and Side Effects of Nutrients

  • Mixing Suggestions
    From the site: "These ideas have been used successfully with enzymes by families giving enzymes to their children, and most may work equally well with other supplements."

  • Dr. Kaslow, Copper/Zinc Imbalance
    An article about copper/zinc imbalance.

  • Essential Fatty Acids
    A discussion of Omega 3 and 6 EFAs.

  • Essential Fatty Acids
    Another page discussing essential fatty acids.

  • Omega 3 Fatty Acids in Inflammation and Autoimmune Diseases
    An 11 page PDF article on this issue.

  • Omega 3 Fatty Acids
    More info on EFAs.

  • Healthy Fats - Essential Fatty Acids
    More info on EFAs.

  • Flaxseed and Flaxseed Oils
    From the site: "Flaxseed and flaxseed oil are currently recognized as appropriate sources of omega-3 fatty acids by several US government agencies, including USDA and NIH. These agencies have held conferences and workshops on the importance of omega-3 fat , which have included recommendations for consuming flaxseed."

  • Amino Acids
    A list of 20 amino acids and their functions.

  • The Benefits of Glutathione
    Good information on glutathione.

  • Glutathione Information
    Benefits and how to raise glutathione levels.

  • MetaMetrix Amino Acid Profiles
    Information on how to read amino acid profiles.

  • ARI info on B6/magnesium
    Good information on B6/magnesium.

  • More ARI info on B6/magnesium
    More good information on B6/magnesium.

  • What is the right 'dosage' for Vitamin B6, DMG, and other nutrients useful in autism?
    ARI info.

  • Di-methyl-glycine (DMG)
    ARI info on DMG.

  • Understanding the active forms of vitamin B12
    Information on Vitamin B12.

  • Glutathione
    Info from my local support group leader's site.

  • Carnitine Facts & Definitions
    Good information on Carnitine.

  • Activated Charcoal
    Good information on activated charcoal.

  • Eat More Herbs
    From the site: "This site is about herb books, herb photos, how to use herbs, cooking with herbs, how to make teas, tonics, shampoos, herb baths, sauces, lozenges, syrups, cosmetics, skin care, soaps and recipes."

  • Discover Magazine: Vitamin Cure
    From the site: "Can common nutrients curb violent tendencies and dispel clinical depression?"

  • Health A to Z: Activated Charcoal
    Good info on the use of activated charcoal.

  • Kirkman Laboratories -- Dietary Supplements
    From the site: "Nutritional supplementation is playing an increasingly important role in the treatment of autism. Testing laboratories are verifying that children with autism and PDD are seriously low in many vitamins, minerals, essential fatty acids, and amino acids. Because of these deficiencies, most children with autism and PDD also suffer from digestive and immune problems. These deficiencies result in neurological problems such as vision, speech, attention and socialization weaknesses.... At Kirkman Laboratories we are celebrating our 52nd year of vitamin manufacturing. We are a family owned company committed to our customers and to solutions."

  • BrainChild Nutritionals
    From the site: "BrainChild Nutritionals is a family-run business with a sole focus of meeting the nutritional supplementation needs of other families with children affected by Attention Deficit and Autistic Spectrum Disorders. We are fully dedicated to providing natural, safe, effective, well absorbed and easy to administer liquid formulas for our own children and yours too."

  • VRP -- Vitamin Research Products
    Numerous supplements, including vitamins, chelation aids, and probiotics.

  • New Beginnings Nutritionals
    From the site: "Offering high quality supplements specially designed for adults and children with special needs and allergies. Our product line is designed to provide support for special dietary needs, digestion, absorption, nutrient deficiencies, detoxification, immune dysfunction, and yeast and bacteria overgrowth."

  • Xymogen
    From the site: "IgG 2000 DF™ represents a breakthrough in immunoglobulin supplementation. It is a highly concentrated, non-dairy source of serum-derived immunoglobulin antibodies and immuno-proteins."

  • Freeda Vitamins
    From the site: "Welcome to Freeda Vitamins. We manufacture the finest quality, purest vitamin on the market. All of our products are: 100% Vegetarian, Kosher Certified, Sugar-Free, Salt-Free, Yeast-Free, Gluten-Free, Lactose-Free. We are confident that you will be very pleased with Freeda Vitamins as are our many thousands of Freeda customers throughout the world."

  • iHerb
    From the site: "Positively the best value in the world for "brand name" nutritional supplements." Also includes a health encyclopedia.

  • Dan-Plex
    From the site: "At Millennium Nutritionals, your child's health is our primary concern. We understand the challenges many parents encounter in making sure their children receive adequate amounts of vitamins and minerals. That is why our scientists consulted with top practitioners and researchers nationwide to bring you D-Plex Total Powdered Nutrition, the most comprehensive vitamin supplement available without a prescription."

  • Life Extension Foundation
    From the site: "LEF has a 23 year history of introducing life saving medical discoveries and funding scientific research."

  • Life Extension Vitamins
    From the site: "WELCOME to the LIFE EXTENSION VITAMINS online store where you will find the best research and lowest prices available."

  • Zest for Life Vitamins
    From the site: "Vitamins, minerals, amino acids, enzymes and all nutritional elements are our business, and we offer complete information on nutrition for free, in the interests of your health, vitality and well-being."

  • Klaire Labs
    From the site: "Klaire Labs has been a premier supplier of nutritional supplements for more than 34 years. We are dedicated to providing clinicians and their most sensitive patients with the very best hypoallergenic and highly bioavailable products for supporting and maintaining gastrointestinal health."

  • Nordic Naturals
    From the site: "Your source for pure and great tasting Omega oils."

  • Mountain Naturals
    From the site: "We strive to be a leading source of vitamin and nutritional supplement information and education, and provide our customers with the purest natural vitamins and supplements available for themselves and their pets. We provide optimum potencies, based on the latest research. Mountain Naturals offers complete, balanced formulas, using natural ingredients that are highly absorbable."

  • Omega Brite
    From the site: "OmegaBrite is an extremely pure, pharmaceutical grade 90% Omega-3 essential fatty acid supplement scientifically formulated to promote cardiac health, emotional wellbeing, joint health and cognitive clarity."

  • US Probiotics
    From the site: "Welcome to, a comprehensive, up-to-date resource on activities, research and new developments in the area of probiotics and dairy products in the United States as well as a reference to what's going on in the rest of the world."

  • Carlson Labs
    From the site: "Carlson Laboratories has devoted over 30 years to building a sound reputation for vitamin E products by dedicating ourselves to the highest standards of excellence. Our concern for your good health led us to develop a complete line of vitamins, minerals, and other nutritional supplements. With an extensive line of over 250 different nutritional supplements, Carlson has an innovative formula for your specific needs."

  • TwinLab
    From the site: "At TWINLAB we have had one simple and over-riding objective for nearly 30 years. To bring you products that are based on the latest science, and are manufactured to the highest level pharmaceutical standards. This is our mission for everything that has our name on it: vitamins, minerals, sports nutrition products, special formulas and amino acids. Our herbs are sold under the Nature's Herbs brand, and our herbal teas under the Alvita brand, but the commitment and standards are the same."

  • Transfer Factor
    From the site: "In a world where stress, pollution, poor diet and new strains of “superbugs” are constantly undermining people’s immune systems, 4Life recognizes the importance of innovation in nutrition."

  • Custom Probiotics
    From the site: "CUSTOM PROBIOTICS formulates and supplies custom blends of highest potency and quality single and multi-strain Acidophilus and Bifidus dietary supplements at affordable prices."

  • Maxam Nutraceutics
    Information and a source to purchase PCA-Rx.

  • Ojibwa Tea of Life
    From the site: "Ojibwa Tea of Life Mission Statement: Our aim is to provide quality herbs and herbal products at the best value to the customer. Additionally, we strive to provide services by our network of health care practitioners or to assist you with a qualified holistic practitioner in your area. Resources allow you to make decisions for self-responsible health care."

  • Lauricidin
    From the site: "Lauricidin® has been extensively tested at universities, government and medical laboratories. This research indicated that Lauricidin® inactivates bacteria, yeast, fungi and viruses. Lauricidin®, the dietary supplement, will help you and your family acquire better health."

  • Carn-Aware
    From the site: "CARN-AWARE is a nutritional supplement consisting of L-Carnosine, Zinc, and Vitamin E. This product was developed by Dr. Michael Chez. Research suggests CARN-AWARE may be beneficial in patients who have been diagnosed with or who show signs and symptoms of autistic spectrum disorders and/or epilepsy."

  • Ojibwa Tea of Life
    From the site: "The use and stories of Ojibwa Tea of Life™ in Karyn Seroussi’s book "Unraveling the Mystery of Autism and Pervasive Developmental Disorder" refer to our brand of essiac, "Ojibwa Tea of Life™". Our company and participating individuals concerned with autism have designed materials and research for the use of this remedy. Specific guidelines and methods have been created for the way in which to use our product for the use of autism, PDD etc."

  • Bio-Kult
    From the site: "Cambridge Bioceuticals Ltd is a UK company founded by a team of doctors, nutritionists, and scientists dedicated to advancing the research and use of Probiotics. We have formulated and produced an advanced probiotic, Bio-Kult® which has been shown to be helpful with various Immune and Digestive disorders - including IBS and Autistic Disorders."

  • BioBotanical Research
    From the site: "Bio-Botanical Research was founded in 1987 by licensed acupuncturist and medical herbalist Rachel Fresco Salanda, L. Ac., in response to health care practitioners’ need for effective solutions to address problems associated with intestinal ecology, immune system disregulation and detoxification."

  • Spectrum BioGenics
    From the site: "As doctors, nutritionists, and parents who are deeply rooted within the autism community, we understand the unique challenges you face. Spectrum Biogenics combines expert biomedical insights with leading-edge nutritional advances into a powerful, integrated program featuring products, tools, and support designed to strengthen your family's fight against autism."

  • Equazen
    From the site: "Equazen's special interest is omega-3 and omega-6 long chain fatty acids. Our nutritional supplements are made from the highest-grade marine and botanical oils, and reflect the latest research in the field of lipid metabolism. As such, the main intention of this site is to provide you with quality information that supports the rationale behind our range."

  • Theralac
    From the site: "Theralac® is a new, highly effective probiotic for improving the health of your digestive system. Its beneficial microorganisms adhere to the wall of the intestinal tract and help it function properly."

  • Custom Probiotics
    From the site: "CUSTOM PROBIOTICS formulates and supplies custom blends of highest potency and quality single and multi-strain Acidophilus and Bifidus dietary supplements at affordable prices."

  • Mannatech

  • Glyco Science
    The science behind glyconutrients.

  • Herbs for Kids
    From the site: "Herbs for Kids is dedicated to providing great tasting herbal formulas and extracts to support the delicate needs of growing children."

  • The Doctor Within
    From the site: "This website is dedicated to providing referenced, scientific data on a variety of holistic and alternative medicine topics, focusing on universal principles, sound physiology, and the undiluted healing powers of the body itself."

  • Dr. Megson info on vitamin A
    Information from Dr. Megson regarding the use of vitamin A in autism.

  • ** High Dose Vitamin A Protocol
    The first section of this page is information on the high dose vitamin A protocol recommended by Dr. Jaquelyn McCandless for eliminating measles virus in the body of certain children. The second section of this page is my son's experience with that protocol.

    March 25, 1999

    February 24, 1999

Compounding Pharmacies

  • IACP -- International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists

  • From the site: "The International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists (IACP) is an international, non-profit association protecting and promoting the art and skill of pharmaceutical compounding. IACP's membership consists of more than 1,300 pharmacists who are committed to protecting the birthright of the profession of pharmacy - compounding.... IACP is the only pharmacy organization that has a referral service to patients and healthcare practitioners looking for a compounding pharmacist in their areas. IACP's advocacy committee continues to explore new ways to promote the benefits of compounding pharmacists to patients and physicians."

  • Stokes Online Compounding Pharmacy

  • From the site: "For over 25 years, we at Stokes Pharmacy have been committed to bringing you the very best professional quality and service. We are a full service pharmacy with customers who have come to us for years to have their prescriptions filled and to chat with their pharmacist."
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