Wheatgrass assists iron chelation

Investigation into iron chelating activity of Triticum aestivum (wheat grass) in iron-dextran induced iron overload model of thalassemia. P. R. Tirgar1, T. R. Desai. J. Pharm. Res. 2011,4(9),3066-3069 Background:  Thalassemia is an inherited blood disorder where an abnormal and ineffective form of the oxygen-carrying molecule, hemoglobin, is made.  The thalassemia…

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Thalassemia: Wheatgrass assists iron chelation

The role of iron chelation activity of wheat grass juice in blood transfusion requirement of intermediate thalassaemia. Mukhopadhyay. S., Mukhopadhyay. A., Gupta. P., Kar. M., Ghosh. A. 2007 Am. Soc. Hematol. Ann. Background: The authors noted there was no satisfactory explanation for reduced blood transfusion requirements in thalassemia major patients…

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Wheatgrass research articles Collapse These research articles reveal only a few of the numerous and remarkable therapeutic benefits of cereal grasses. Many of them have been attributed to chlorophyll, but there is no evidence to support this theory. In fact, there is no chlorophyll present in the wheatgrass extract I use therapeutically. There…

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Wheatgrass reduces transfusion requirements in thalassemia

The role of iron chelation activity of wheatgrass juice in blood transfusion requirement of intermediate thalassaemia. Mukhopadhyay. S., Mukhopadhyay. A., Ranjan. R., Gupta. P., Kar. M., Ghosh. A. Blood 2007 110:3829;. Abstract Background: Previously it was thought that the chlorophyll of wheat grass (Triticum aestivum) may be the substitute of haemoglobin of…

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Thalassemia (5)

My 3 year old son S. started super shots on 15th august 2015, 2.5 ml a  day. Its almost six month he is taking it. Their is improvement in his health. His ferritin level is under control. Transfusion is required but he is more active and jovial. He is now…

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Myelodysplastic syndrome. Wheatgrass acts as iron chelator

The role of iron chelation activity of wheat grass juice in patients with myelodysplastic syndrome. Mukhopadhyay. S.,  Basak. J., Kar. M.,  Mandal. S.,  Mukhopadhyay. A. 2009. J. Clin. Oncology 2009:7012 Background: Myelodysplastic syndrome describes any number of conditions in which the bone marrow does not produce enough blood cells. In…

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Wheatgrass research articles Collapse This collection of research articles covers only a few of the many therapeutic benefits of cereal grasses. Many have been attributed to chlorophyll, but there is no evidence available to support this theory. In fact, there is no chlorophyll present in the wheatgrass extract I use therapeutically….

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