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Astragalus root reduces autoantibodies to acetylcholine

Discussion in 'Alternative Therapies' started by ramakentesh, Mar 2, 2012.

  1. ramakentesh

    ramakentesh Senior Member

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    Works in M.Gravis and these same autoantibodies have been implicated in NMH and POTS - so I wonder if would work for OI related issues?

    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8088200

     
  2. determined

    determined Senior Member

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    Interesting, thanks for posting.
     
  3. adreno

    adreno PR activist

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    Very interesting, and definitely worth a shot. Thanks.
     
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    chilove Senior Member

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    I take both astragalus and ashwagandha (both adatptogenic herbs) and I feel I benefit a great deal from taking them. They helped a lot during a recent adrenal crash.

    Also... my partner recently purchased an inversion table for back pain.. I think I'll start using it for blood flow to the brain and see if it helps! :)

    Audrey
     
  5. ramakentesh

    ramakentesh Senior Member

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    ive had some great success with a herbal mix that includes astragalus among other things. I have used Rhodiola rosea worked really well for me for about three days at a time. Lactuca virosa also worked ok but can cause stomach upsets. I have used ashwagandha in the past for sleep and for inflammation from another health problem and it worked well.
     

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