A double-blind placebo-controlled pilot study of glutamine therapy for abnormal intestinal permeability in patients with AIDS Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Glutamine
  • HIV Enteropathy

abstract

  • These results, although not significant, suggest a trend towards improved IP and enhanced intestinal absorption with glutamine. Glutamine doses of at least 20 g/day may be necessary to improve IP. We recommend further studies at higher doses and for longer durations.

publication date

  • June 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1572-0241.1998.00290.x

PubMed ID

  • 9647031

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 972

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 93

number

  • 6