Effects of Oral Zinc Supplements on Serum, Hair and Sweat Zinc Levels in 7 Subjects

Davies S Sci.Tot.Env.1985;42:45-48 Preliminary evidence is presented on the basis of pre- and post- zinc supplementation zinc studies of seven patients, that suggests that sweat zinc measurements may be a useful adjunct in the clinical assessment of zinc status and may be a more sensitive index than either serum or hair zinc levels.