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Cure Research for Phenylketonuria

Treatments for Phenylketonuria

Treatments to consider for Phenylketonuria may include:

  • Low-phenylalanine diet - a very strict diet to avoid particular substances.
    • Avoid high protein foods
    • Avoid aspartame - an artificial sweetener.
    • Avoid diet sodas - many contain aspartame
  • Strict diet during pregnancy - avoids damage to the fetus.
  • Reduced phenylalanine in diet
  • more treatments...»

Cure Research discussion for Phenylketonuria:

A form of PKU has been discovered in mice, and these model organisms are helping us to better understand the disease, and find treatments against it. (Source: Genes and Disease by the National Center for Biotechnology)

Clinical Trials for Phenylketonuria

Some of the clinical trials for Phenylketonuria include:


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