Oxytocin in Autism

Intranasal Ocytocin for the Treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorders

Team Members
  • Evdokia Anagnostou - Bloorview Research Institute

The primary aims of Oxytocin in Autism is to identify the effect of IN oxytocin (IN-OXT) vs. placebo on measures of social cognition and function in adults with ASD, and to determine the safety and tolerability of IN-OXT in adults with ASD. This study will target an under investigated symptom domain of autism in terms of pharmacological treatments and will explore biological markers of safety and treatment response.