New Atmosphere, New Vision: Gibson and Whittemore Kick Off Invest in ME Conference 2016
Mark Berry reports on Dr. Gibson's introduction and Dr. Whittemore's keynote speech, at the 11th Invest in ME International ME Conference in London.
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Discussion in 'Detox: Methylation; B12; Glutathione; Chelation' started by sickly, Apr 20, 2015.

  1. sickly

    sickly

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    Hi everyone,

    I have had CFS now for 12 years. I am meant to start methylation treatment. Very gradually. I have double mutation I'm told. And am to start on low dose folinic acid 400m a day. I've done it a wk and am itching, scratchy especially on face and more pimples. Same thing happened last year. Any advice? Thanks.
     
  2. Valentijn

    Valentijn WE ARE KINA

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    @sickly - Which mutations do you have?

    If it's making you feel bad, it might be a good idea to stop taking the folinic acid and talk to your doctor about your side-effects.
     
  3. justy

    justy Donate Advocate Demonstrate

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    Do you have Histamine issues or mast cell activation? Folic acid can RAISE histamines levels so may be pushing your too high and causing the itching etc - just a suggestion that you could consider.
     
  4. sickly

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    Thank you both foreign your replies. I do have trouble with histamine. I get very red cheeks and burning hot red ears, it's looks ridiculous. I m guessing some mast cell involvement. Meantime, I ll cut dose right down an see. I just wondered if what I experienced was common.
     

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