Synbiotic treatment reduces intestinal dysbiosis, prevents inflammation and infections in chronic kidney disease – an efficient supplement to dialysis and transplantation?

Stig Bengmark, UCL, London

Microbiota, when properly functioning, is known to provide the host with energy-rich metabolites – nutrients, antioxidants and vitamins, reduce general inflammation in the body, reduce the content of various toxic molecules – also uremic toxins, increase protein utilization, and urea breakdown, maintain immune homeostasis, and protects against infections and various chronic diseases & premature aging.

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