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Liquid Vitamins And Minerals For Celiac
My 13y/o daughter is a type1diabetic and diagnosis w celiac disease. Is it ok to include vitamin C together with her multivitamin?
In Celiac disease the body reacts to gluten (in wheat and gluten like proteins in rye and barley) in the small intestine causing damage. This limits the intestine's ability to absorb some nutrients. Classically people have loose stool, bloating, and abdominal discomfort but more often are just found when screened for other reasons (like symptoms of a nutritional deficiency like ...Read more
Very high B12 blood level, low iron, rt side ab pain despite very strict gfdiet for celiac disease, not on vitamins.What could cause high B12 levels?
High B12 and folate: Levels are caused by their accumulation and non use in the body. I have seen it related to vitramin b1 deficiency. Worth trying. ...Read more
Not similar!: These diseases can coexist, but their symptoms are not similar! ...Read more
So if my digestive tract is damage by celiacs and i try to go gluten free how will my body absorb nutrients? Will taking vitamins be effective now?
The way it does now: Gluten sensitivity can be minor or quite major.Think of a street with a variable amount of potholes. Normal intestinal absorption relies on healthy walls, so if gluten sensitive, you exist in whatever condition you are in with damaged intestines. If your switch to gluten free living is successful, your intestinal walls become healthier and your absorption more efficient. ...Read more
How to test for celiac disease? If i've celiac dis., how is related to my entire left body pain(found i’m vitamin d/b12 deficent)? Cure for celiac dis?
You would need...: To get tested by your primary care provider for gluten autoantibodies. After that, a biopsy from the small intestine would need to be done. If the diagnosis were confirmed, you can manage the symptoms of celiac disease by having a gluten free diet, but unfortunately there is no cure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
1.How to test for celiac disease?
2.If i've celiac dis., how is related to my left body pain(i’m vitamin d/b12 deficient)
3.Cure for celiac?
My daughter has been diagnosed with celiac disease and is extremely underweight. Should I have her blood tested for vitamin deficiency?
See a nutritionist: While blood testing for nutrient deficiency is important, routine testing doesn't cover what she might need. See a good nutritionist who works with functional medicine, or one who is familiar with the specific carbohydrate diet (scd). This diet was developed for people with celiac disease. Look at the book, breaking the vicious cycle, by elaine gottschall, which describes the diet. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi. I'm 25 years 56kg 179m male. Can I take multivitamin daily, contains approximately 100% from daily need of each vitamin and 30% of each mineral?
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