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  1. Slushiefan

    Butyrate - brand, formulation, dosage suggestions?

    Hello all, coming to those better equipped to help me find a good butyrate brand, dosage, and/or formulation recommendation. Background: Conclusion: So I am looking for suggestions for ready-to-consume butyrate. I am also taking Rifaximin, which helps IBS and reduces my overall fatigue...
  2. nerd

    Histone Deacetylase (HDAC) Inhibitors and the Ketogenic Diet

    As someone who's advocated for the ketogenic diet in this forum, I think I should add the following warning about it. But please bear with me, there is more to it. The ketogenic diet (as a single therapy) can trigger viral reactivations. Here are three papers for reference. The first one...