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Tiopronin - what is the reason for the water drinking recommendations at mealtimes?

Posted 12 Aug 2012 by HughW 1 answer

I have been on penicillamine to treat cystinuria from 1973 until 2011, but was changed over to Tiopronin last year. I am interested to know if the purpose of the mealtimes water drinking regime at for patients on Tiopronin is designed to leave behind insoluble amino acids (by diluting gastric ...

I have been treated for Wilson's Disease for the last 38 years by taking penicillamine, Galzin and?

Posted 19 Apr 2012 by Willham 1 answer

... chelated zinc. Over the last 4 years I have developed peripheral neuropathy in my feet. Has any one experienced this and is there treatment and is taking penicillamine a cause?

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