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Are there alternative treatments for inherited metabolic disorders?

In addition to medications, many patients with inherited metabolic disorders benefit from special diets, vitamins, and physical therapy. In certain cases, bone marrow transplants have been shown to effectively slow or stop the disorder, too. Speak to your doctor to find out about other alternative treatments for metabolic disorders.

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