Review: 'Through the Shadowlands’ describes Julie Rehmeyer's ME/CFS Odyssey
I should note at the outset that this review is based on an audio version of the galleys and the epilogue from the finished work. Julie Rehmeyer sent me the final version as a PDF, but for some reason my text to voice software (Kurzweil) had issues with it. I understand that it is...
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crave carbs during SIBO herbal tx?

Discussion in 'The Gut: De Meirleir & Maes; H2S; Leaky Gut' started by ebethc, Jul 21, 2016.

  1. ebethc

    ebethc Senior Member

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    I'm taking berberine & oregano oil for SIBO and am craving carbs like crazy... is this typical?
     
  2. Gondwanaland

    Gondwanaland Senior Member

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    You could be having hypoglycemia... Can you measure your blood sugar at home?
     
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    ebethc Senior Member

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    why? b/c berberine lowers blood sugar? I was thinking that maybe I should back off the berberine a little..
     
  4. Gondwanaland

    Gondwanaland Senior Member

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    Yes, it might be too much. Additionally, a glucose meter isn't expensive ;)
     
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    Aerose91 Senior Member

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    I get this same thing and its vastly differemt from hypoglycemia. My guess is once you start starving off and/or killing yeast and pathogen overload, they are craving sugar so you therefore feel it. Once you push through the hard part the cravings start to lessen up
     
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