MTHFR Related Health Problems by Mind Map: MTHFR Related Health
Problems
5.0 stars - 5 reviews

MTHFR Related Health Problems

Stephen Smith MD NWHealthcare.net Agapenutrition.com

Definition

Methyl TetraHydro Folate Reductase Deficiency

Results in slower than nomal methylation processes

wiki

Heterozygous

Only one gene, Function 50 to 70%, 40% of population

Homozygous

Both genes affected, 7 to 10% of normal function, 30% of population

Types

50 variations

Most Common

677, Untitled

1298

677 +1298

Attributes

677

Elevated Homocysteine

Cardio Vascular Disease

Stroke

DVT (deep venous thrombosus)

Peripheral Neuropathy

Still Births

Pre-Eclampsia, Neural tube, cleft lip

1298

Depression, anxiety, IBS

Fibromyalgia

Chronic Fatigue

Dementia

Schizophrenia

Parkinson's

TetraHydroBiopterin Problems (BH4)

Migraines

677 + 1298

Symptoms of both defects

More Severe

Blood clots

All have problems

Clearing heavy metals, Lead, Mercury, Aluminum

Symptoms progress with time

Cancer risk increased

Renal failure

Addiction Potential, Drugs, Video Games, Pornography

Aggravating Factors

Heavy metal exposure, amalgams, vaccines, fish, aluminum cookware, occupational

Poor Diet, processed foods, hydrogenated fats

Anesthesia

Other Enzyme Defects

Comorbid Disease, Diabetes, Lymphoma, Leiden Factor V

Helpful Measures

Dietary, vegetables, berries, fruits

Exercise

Music

Treatment

Supplements

MB12, Not absorbed orally, Compounded, Inj. every 3 days

Methyl donors, DMG, TMG (Betaine)

Fatty Acids, Fish Oils, Flax Seed

Minerals, Zinc, 20 -40mg/day, Selenium, Magnesium

Vitamins, Vit E, Vit C, Amino Acids, B Complex

Herbs, Silymarin, Liver detoxifier

Medications

Active Forms of Folate, MetaNx, Neevo, Deplin, Cerefolin, L methyl folate, Hard to find

Diet

Avoid

Hydrogenated fats

Processed Foods

Increase

Vegetables

Fruits

Toxin Control

Avoid

Household chemicals, Art Scents, cleansers, Pesticides

Chronic Chemical Exposures

Detoxification

Nutritional Plan

Body Cleansers

InfraRed Sauna

Clay Baths

Rules

Fix bowel 1st

Do Slowly

Lab Testing

Blood

Common Labs, Liver enzymes, Ferritin, Homocysteine, HS Crp

Genetic, MTHFR Profile

Nitro Tyrosine, Measures oxidative stress, Special Lab only

Glutathione

B12, May be high, body unable to use

Urine

Heavy Metal Challenge

Urine Organic Acids

Toxin Screen

Misc

GI Health, If GI symptoms present

Food Allergy

By Stephen Smith MD NWhealthcare.net Agapenutrition.com

New node

Create your own awesome maps

Even on the go

with our free apps for iPhone, iPad and Android

Get Started

Already have an account?
Sign In