Dr. Bateman answers IOM questions from the community: Part 2
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New doctor, finally on meds

Discussion in 'General Treatment' started by madietodd, Jul 25, 2013.

  1. kearso

    kearso

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    I've had to change doctors way too many times :(
     
  2. Valentijn

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    What dosage did you try, and how often?

    I've been doing 100mg twice per day (2nd dose at 2pm or earlier). The pills are 400mg, so I have to split them. But haven't felt wired thus far.
     
  3. madietodd

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    The supplement is called Herbal V, and one tablet has 250mg yohimbe. I took one.

    I'm scared of stimulants, of having a crash down the road from using up energy that's not really available. Does that make sense?

    But I'm tempted to try a half a tablet tomorrow.
     
  4. madietodd

    madietodd Senior Member

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    The Fisher Wallace device stopped working after a few weeks; I've sent it back.

    The lyme test came back negative, so one less thing to worry about!

    I've been on Terry Wahls' diet for a week. I had started 0.5 LDN at the same time, but then I stopped the LDN so I can first see if the diet affects sleep. I expect to stay on the diet long-term.

    I decided to go back to Florida and see Dr. Rey, now that I know I don't have lyme disease. She got me in quickly; I see her on 10/29. Depending on what she says, I hope to start the LDN again after I get back.
     
  5. Ema

    Ema Senior Member

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    Sorry to hear that the machine stopped working...and good luck at your appt in FL!
     
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