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  • adj. Having the ability to undergo chelation


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  • There are so-called chelating agents available to promote the elimination of certain radioactive particles.

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  • I also started her on DMSA (a chelating agent) to help bind the mercury from her tissues and cells and help her excrete it.

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  • In addition to a diagnostic blood level concentration determined prior to therapy initiation, patients should be monitored for rebound in blood lead concentrations after therapy, because, as with all chelating agents, elevated blood lead concentrations and associated symptoms may return rapidly after discontinuation of succimer due to redistribution of lead from bone stores to soft tissues.


  • Succimer is a heavy metal chelating agent that, in vitro, forms stable water soluble complexes with lead4 and consequently increases the urinary excretion of lead. 2-9 Succimer has also been found to chelate other toxic heavy metals such as arsenic10 and mercury. 11


  • The selectivity, efficacy and safety characteristics of succimer offer many advantages over currently available agents. 1 As an oral agent, it offers ease of administration and offers physicians the option of treating children as outpatients. 2,3 The specificity of succimer substantially reduces the risk of essential mineral depletion associated with conventional chelating agents.


  • Determination and metabolism of dithiol chelating agents.


  • "It is well-documented that glyphosate promotes soil pathogens and is already implicated with the increase of more than 40 plant diseases; it dismantles plant defenses by chelating vital nutrients; and it reduces the bioavailability of nutrients in feed, which in turn can cause animal disorders," he wrote.

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  • The only FDA-approved chelating agents are available only by prescription and approved for use in specific indications such as lead poisoning and iron overload.

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  • Unless of course you are wanting to make dramatic sweeping inaccurate statements, fear monger, misinform for the intent and purpose of promoting unproven and unsafe theories of vaccines containing mercury (they dont) chelating children (dangerous) without proper testing for metal toxicity (hair samples are not proper testing), hbot, lupron (shame on geier's), spread the word on how you feel autism is tragic, person's who are autistic need to be cured etc.

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  • False negatives (no light when there should be light): arsenate, perchlorate, most heavy metals, divalent cation chelating agents (EDTA is fine in small doses so long as Mg++ is in excess).

    Snowed under


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