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I think I’ve found the missing link to my recovery and possible remission!

I think I’ve found the missing link to my recovery and possible remission!

I’m so focused on my recovery from hashimotos. It’s been a very long difficult 2 years. But after making changes to my diet, taking correct supplements and going on T3 only I’ve felt so close to getting my life back! But there was something I was still missing...

I’ve been reading a lot on Izabella Wentz and believe my hashimotos was triggered when I got glandular fever (Epstein-Barr Virus - EBV) 20 years ago. I suffered with extremely bad symptoms and had fatigue ever since and ongoing issues with the Epstein-Barr virus.

I’ve repeated been prescribed aciclivor by the hospital during outbreaks. But never realised that this could be the missing link I had all along.

So yesterday I started taking a high dose of aciclivor which I’ll reduce in a few days to 400mg twice a day as a maintenance dose to suppress the virus. I hope this will then in conjunction with my other changes see a difference in my overall health. My main symptoms I still have are tremors and fatigue. The EBV affects the nervous system which I think is where my tremors are coming from.

I’m feeling very positive that this is what I’ve been looking for! If anyone has any success stories on taking a long term maintenance dose of anti viral medication to suppress EBV please comment. I’m sure it will not only help me but many others.

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Thanks yes been researching like mad on this one. I’m on day two of aciclivor and no tremors today already. Maybe just a good day so we’ll see!

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@slowdragon

I looked at this article drhedberg.com/hashimotos-th... but when I tried taking selenium I felt pretty bad so stopped after a few days.

Is selenium not for everyone with hashimotos? Or should I be supplementing? Thanks

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Lauricidin may be a good option for you. Costs about £1 per day, bought from Amazon.

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What does it do? Thanks

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It breaks open the fat coating of bacteria and viruses, allowing them to be dealt with by the immune system. You should probably add a biofilm buster e.g. nattokinase.

Lauricidin works out much cheaper than monolaurin capsules, which are the same stuff, but in a fixed dose size. The lauricidin is in the form of small pellets, which are taken by the teaspoonful with the scoop provided, or counted out if a smaller dose is needed to avoid a reaction.

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Just had a look and not sure if it’s similar but I already eat a lot of coconut oil in Fat Bombs every day and take MCT oil.

Tbh I’ve always had good results short term with aciclivor and don’t suffer side effects. So if I can suppress the virus then I can work on healing my immune system through diet as I’m doing Keto / paleo.

I might be on them long term but if I can strengthen my immune system it may in the future be able to fight the virus.

Obviously I’ve ongoing research on this but think I’m on the right track

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Hi MissFG

How are you getting on now? Did the aciclovir make a difference?

Was it prescribed by your GP specifically because of positive EBV testing?

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Unfortunately I stopped taking them as forgot them when I went away for a few weeks so need to start them up again.

So wasn’t on long enough to build up in my system to see a difference

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Hope they help!

Was it your GP who prescribed them?

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Hey, how have you got on with this protocol? Tremors any better?

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