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Observational Study of Calcium Folate
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Volume 2, 2014
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Phillip B. B. Moheno, SanRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., 5666 La Jolla Blvd., La Jolla, California 92037, USA.
Calcium Folate is the calcium salt of the vitamin folic acid which is involved in the metabolism of proteins and DNA. Folic acid is sensitive to acidic-oxidative conditions and, in the presence of Ca+2 as well, is metabolically transformed into pterins and calcium pterins. This pilot observational study describes the use of CaFolate-derived CaPterins in the treatment of certain immune-related ailments. Thirty-one patients with various immune-associated disorders were directed to take ad libitum 25-76 mg of CaFolate (300-900 µg folic acid equivalent) orally per day, and to collect personal and medical assessments. The users reported no flu/colds (13/13 reporting none during the cold and flu season), greater energy/stamina (8/8 reporting increased), less arthritis pain (10/11 reporting improvement), and diminished mouth sores due to chemotherapy (2/2 reporting significant clearance). These observational findings identify certain clinical endpoints for future matched group, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trials.
Calcium Folate, Calcium Pterin, Folic Acid-Based Immunotherapeutics, Immune-Related Disorders, Pterins
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