How to Treat Glutaric Aciduria Type 1?


Medical Treatment:
  • Children diagnosed with GA1 are referred to a specialist metabolic dietitian and given a low-protein diet
  • They will be prescribed an L-carnitine to clear some of the excess glutaric acids
  • Need emergency treatment if your baby develops an infection, such as a high temperature or cold, their risk of having a metabolic crisis increases

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