Posts Tagged "DMSA"

Effect of DMPS and DMSA on the placental and fetal disposition of methylmercury.

Posted on Mar 12, 2010 in Uncategorized

Bridges CC, Joshee L, Zalups RK. Division of Basic Medical Sciences, Mercer University School of Medicine, 1550 College Street, Macon, GA 31207, USA. bridges_cc@mercer.edu Methylmercury (CH3Hg+) is a serious environmental toxicant. Exposure to this metal during pregnancy can cause serious neurological and developmental defects in a developing fetus. Surprisingly, little is known about the mechanisms by which mercuric ions are transported across the placenta. Although it has been shown that 2,3-dimercaptopropane-1-sulfonate (DMPS) and 2,3-dimercaptosuccinic acid (DMSA) are capable of...

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Dr. Rashid Buttar Speaks on the Dangers of DMSA

Posted on Aug 13, 2008 in Autism, Heavy Metals

Dr. Buttar was recently asked: Dear Dr. Buttar, I beg you to fight on this one! The National Institutes of Health should have known from the beginning that DMSA has been already been determined years ago that it is a Neuro-Toxin. Why on earth are they trying to inform us something that we “Parents” already know! Are they trying to sabotage chelation therapy to the point that every parent in the world starts to question it? They could have used DMPS, EDTA, I mean they could have used the Transdermal form for all I care. However, they chose to use DMSA. Please elaborate on DMSA if I am...

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