Cytokine Mediation

Here on the CAPi do we have anything in our arsenal to mediate or help lessen the the Cytokinei/Chemokine storm?

I always have Benicar on hand (as does Jim K I have read) if things get out of control.  I just wonder if Stratton or Wheldon have really put any necessity behind this.

Some times when I herx the Cytokine storm can become overwhelming having me reach for a benzo which is somewhat known to help with cytokines (per Cheney)

Any other suggestions or research done here on this?

I haven't used Benicar for over a year, but did find it helpful in the beginning of the CAPi. Now I mostly use ibuprophen. 

CAP for Cpni 11/04. Dxi: 25yrs CFSi & FMSi. Protocol: 200mg Doxyi, 500mg MWF Azith, Tinii 1000mg/day pulses; Vit D1000 units, INHi 150mg, Magnascent Iodine 20 drps/day, T4 & T3

 

CAPi for Cpni 11/04. Dxi: 25+yrs CFSi & FMSi. Currently: 250 aithromycin mwf, doxycycline 100mg BIDi, restarted Tinii pulses; Vit D2000 units, T4 & T3, 6mg Iodoral

Does Ibu...deal with cytokinesi?

 Well, it deals with their effects, i.e. inflammationi.

CAPi for Cpni 11/04. Dxi: 25yrs CFSi & FMSi. Protocol: 200mg Doxyi, 500mg MWF Azith, Tinii 1000mg/day pulses; Vit D1000 units, INHi 150mg, Magnascent Iodine 20 drps/day, T4 & T3

 

CAPi for Cpni 11/04. Dxi: 25+yrs CFSi & FMSi. Currently: 250 aithromycin mwf, doxycycline 100mg BIDi, restarted Tinii pulses; Vit D2000 units, T4 & T3, 6mg Iodoral

I have a question: Does dealing with the post-pulse inflammationi e.g. by taking ibu or benicar get rid of the "I want to crawl into a hole and die" feeling or does it just relieve the local inflammation? 

The local inflammation I can live with, and actually see as a positive sign (of die off). Its the icky feeling I'd rather do without!

CFSi. Started CAPi 03-07.
Currently: Azithro+Roxi+Doxyi. 7 Pulses done. Welchol 4xday. Sauna every other day. D 7200IU

Hunter: Don't think - experiment

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