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A 25-year-old male asked:

Have any doctors on here used zinc, or zinc carnosine in the management of diarrhoea and reducing gut inflammation? my serum zinc is at 10umol/l

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
Sure, but caution!: Here's a link to a World Health Organization pros/cons discussion of the topic: http://www.who.int/elena/titles/bbc/zinc_diarrhoea/en/
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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Great link! Thanks.
Dec 2, 2015
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Great link! Thanks, Dr. Cattano.
Dec 2, 2015
Last updated Sep 14, 2018

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