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A 33-year-old member asked:

Does anyone have any home remedies to help with pseudogout?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 49 years experience
One or two.: Unless you have primary hyperparathyroidism, which need be checked , and a low 25-oh vit d, then vitamin d3 and adequate calcium will help. Pth drives calcium into cartilage and a factor in the dx. The only other dietary issue: iron overload, hemochromatosis, must be exclude.
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