Talk with your doctor about the best treatment plan for you. Treatment options include:
The medication, deferoxamine mesylate, may be given to help eliminate aluminum from your body. This substance works through a procedure known as chelation, which helps the body remove poisonous materials.
You will be instructed on how to avoid exposure to excess aluminum from your diet and other sources.
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James Cornell, MD Last Updated: 3/8/2016