Welcome to our community! I'm glad you found us.
If you haven't yet, it would be helpful for you to start with reading through the thread at the top of the forum titled,"New to Lyme?...Start here!!", as it is packed full of important information, symptom lists, helpful links and pdf's, how to detox when one has these infections, information on probiotics and much more. And this is another good list of possible detoxing routines: www.tiredoflyme.com/detox-methods.html
Detoxing for us is an incredibly important part of our healing.
Three weeks into a protocol is when I herx pretty good myself. You likely experienced a herx.
Herbs can often react sooner for some people, but you also may have just really good timing and are starting Buhner's while the bacteria are in your bloodstream - they don't stay there, they retreat to soft tissues when they aren't replicating. The other possibility is that you started on too high of a dose. Can you tell us what dose you started out on? We suggest that members start off on very low doses and work their way up slowly to avoid heavy herxing.
It's great that you are using Burbur for detoxing, but you definitely need to add more. Take a look at the link above and choose some more detoxing routines to slowly work in. We can go over any of those detoxing routines you may have questions about
Glutathione is a master antioxidant for our bodies. It's produced in the liver. There are only 2 ways to get glutathione past the stomach acids, and that's either by IV or using liposomal versions of it. I've heard it smells pretty awful though.