silver protein

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a colloid preparation of protein (albumin or gelatin) and silver oxide

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The most common side effect reported with the use of ionic silver and mild silver protein complexes is argyria.
Severe generalized argyria secondary to ingestion of colloidal silver protein.
Metal colloids are reactive and can act as reducing agents, bind to proteins, and denature enzymes, and they are efficacious as bactericides in topical formulations (2); however, the oral administration of metallic colloids, in particular colloidal silver protein, has been reported to have toxic effects (2).
Scoundrels have embraced a newer trick: injection of so-called mild silver protein.
Recently, there has been a resurgence in the marketing of colloidal silver proteins (CSP's) as mineral supplements, especially on the Internet.