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Updated 14 February 2013

How much molybdenum is too much?

Intakes of more than 10 000mcg increase the rate at which copper is excreted from the body. It may also raise the levels of uric acid in the body.

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Intakes of more than 10 000mcg increase the rate at which copper is excreted from the body. It may also raise the levels of uric acid in the body. Uric acid accumulates in the joints, which can lead to the development of gout.
 
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