me/cfs treatment

  1. 20somethingspoonie

    What is your experience with Adrafinil?

    Hello! I saw Adrafinil mentioned on another thread because it metabolizes into Modafinil, but is said to be over the counter/easier to obtain than Modafinil. I used to take Modafinil, so I'm curious to know if anyone has experience with Adrafinil and, if so, if it helped.
  2. L

    Selective translocator protein (TSPO) agonists

    Given that there is anecdotal evidence of lorazepam (Ativan) causing rapid temporary improvement of ME symptoms, even in very severe cases, I’ve wondered why ME researchers aren’t looking more closely at researching selective translocator protein (TSPO) agonists. TSPO is also known as the...
  3. M

    Melbourne members: Treatments - Neuro rehab group, Zebras, CFS in-hospital programs, any advice?

    Hello All. I'm looking into all my options as best I can after a fruitless search diagnostically. Still considering connective tissue disorder and looking at getting a second opinion from a rheumy, but have to start somewhere with treatment to try to get my life back on track (and even if the...
  4. Wolfcub

    Started Ubiqinol (Q10) Interested in how it worked or not for others

    I started taking Ubiquinol (Co-enzyme Q10) today, and am interested in if others have tried it and any results? The recommended dosage is 1-2 tablets per day. I started with one which I took midday after eating. I'm generally not doing too badly, but do get periods when some of the "old...
  5. BeADocToGoTo1

    Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency Treatment for CFS

    This is what resolved 99% of my CFS symptoms, and I am hoping that fellow sufferers (and doctors) will at least consider it as a path to check out. It is sadly not on the radar of most doctors and sufferers, but conceptually (in hindsight) quite simple. With exocrine pancreatic insufficiency...
  6. BeADocToGoTo1

    Pancreas Damage, Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency (EPI) and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)

    Since there are just a few very old posts linking pancreas issues with chronic fatigue syndrome, I write this in the hope that what I have learnt over the last 4 years might help others with similar life changing issues. It is an avenue worth looking into in your quest to feel better. It helped...