Epakitin is a chitosan based nutritional supplement that operates in the intestines. Chitosan is a natural polysaccharide extracted from crab and shrimp shells. In clinical trials, Epakitin has been proven effective as a phosphate binder, decreasing serum phosphorous levels. In addition, chitosan was shown to reduce urea and creatinine levels in the blood. Can be used with other other renal support products and diets.
Available as a powder in 60, 180, or 300 gram jars.