A 39-year-old member asked:
how effective can chelation therapy be for cancer?
3 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
Not at all: There are no studies showing that chelation therapy has any role in the treatment of cancer. It is considered a sham treatment.
A Verified Doctor answered
Chelation Therapy: Chelation therapy is one of several effective treatments for lead poisoning. However, available scientific evidence does not support claims that it is effective for treating other conditions such as cancer. Chelation therapy can be toxic and has the potential to cause kidney damage, irregular heartbeat, and even death.
Anti-Aging Medicine 29 years experience
Last updated Jun 10, 2014
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