Lead Poisoning Treatment

Lead poisoning treatment is being sought out more and more as people understanding of it grows.  There are many sources of lead poisoning, they are all environmental.

Lead sources include leaded gasoline, leaded paint, old lead plumbing and candy from mexico.

Lead poisoning symptoms include:

  • Irritability
  • Unexplained changes in mood or personality
  • Changes in sleep patterns
  • Inability to concentrate
  • Memory loss

Undergoing proper treatment for lead poisoning will generally get rid of all these symptoms.  This form of poisoning is particularly hard to diagnose because the symptoms are common with many other ailments. A skilled doctor will recognize all the symptoms occuring at once and will be able to recommend the proper lead poisoning treatment.  Im most cases the only  treatment course of action to follow is chelation.  Specifically, taking a compound that will bind to the lead and then be excreted from the body.

One such compound for lead poisoning treatment is DMSA.  This product is very adept at getting lead out of the human body.  It is safe and easy to buy without a prescription although doctors do ofter prescribe it.  ETDA is another chelation compound often used for treating lead poisoning.  It is available in either IV or oral form.  It is generally much more expensive than DMSA.   Both work well  and the individual looking for the best treatment will have to decide which one is best for them.

The oral chelation protocol using DMSA Synergy is a simple 3 day “on” DMSA and 11 days “off” DMSA protocol.

Other lead poisoning treatments are available such as detox foot bath and herbal cures.  Most of these based all their ‘proof’ on anecdotal evidence, and, as such, should be avoided. When seeking real an proven remedy for lead poisoning, chelation with DMSA is the best choice.  Seeking professional advice for lead poisoning treatment is also recommended.