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Fecal transplants (fecal bacteriotherapy) - DIY home version very straightforward.

Discussion in 'The Gut: De Meirleir & Maes; H2S; Leaky Gut' started by Hip, Dec 18, 2011.

  1. Hip

    Hip Senior Member

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    Fecal transplants (fecal bacteriotherapy): this article describes how this procedure is being performed at home using a very simple procedure.

    Diarrhea, Debilitating Digestive Ills Relieved With DIY Fecal Transplants

    The procedure is described here:

    Note: 1.7 ounces stool ? 50 grams. 7 ounces saline solution ? 200 grams.

    The full article from the journal of Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology is attached:
     
  2. adreno

    adreno Homo neanderthalensis

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    Nice. Do you think it would be helpful for CFS?
     
  3. Hip

    Hip Senior Member

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    Maybe. There's a thread on fecal transplants here.
     
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    adreno Homo neanderthalensis

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    I'm wondering whether having leaky gut would increase the chances of getting a negative reaction to the transplant? Would it increase the risk of infection?
     
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    choosing your donor ? this is done how?
     
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    My understanding is that donors must be carefully screened for unwanted bugs.
     
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    contained within the attached pdf is info re donors... not quite a DIY except for the last step. what the heck, beats dying from the lethal digestive malfunctions we have.
     

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