Does anyone have info about the 200mg (double dose) Dapsone study Horowitz is allegedly conducting?

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LymeSick 🌟
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   Posted 3/15/2018 2:18 PM (GMT -6)   
I read someone mention it on this forum, and on another forum too. But I can't find any information about it. Thanks.

Inspiredby3
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   Posted 3/15/2018 6:33 PM (GMT -6)   
No, sorry. I did take it for 10 months but was only able to tolerate 25mg. It didn’t help me. I got worse and feel like I’m starting over now.
Found imbedded tick and oval rash March 2012
Symptoms appeared 2.5 months later.
Saw family Dr. Tested negative for Lyme and coinfections. Treatment started Dec. 2012. In 2014 tested positive for Bartonella. Clinically diagnosed with a Babesia in 2015. Currently taking - Clarythromycin, Dapsone and Plaquenil. Japanese Knotweed, Samento, Banderol and many others.

Girlie
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   Posted 3/15/2018 10:43 PM (GMT -6)   
bump for more views
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Sheeks175
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   Posted 3/16/2018 2:50 AM (GMT -6)   
My doctor told me about this too. I'd be really interested to hear from someone on 200mg dapsone chime in if they are viewing this...

I just started Pyrazinamide...

LymeSick 🌟
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   Posted 3/18/2018 4:21 PM (GMT -6)   
Guess I'll just try it.

Girlie
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   Posted 3/18/2018 4:38 PM (GMT -6)   
LymeSick - with the Dapsone, you start low and increase, right?

You wouldn't just start with 200 mg?
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Symp started April/2013; Buhner's Lyme May 15-July24/14; Igenex pos. July 3/14
Doxy: July 4-Aug.24/14;Zithro July26-Aug24/14; Amox + Proben. Aug. 29/14;
added biaxin Sept. 26/14
Disc. amox,added Ceftin Nov. 20th.;
Disc. biaxin added Buhner bart herbs Dec/14;Jan/15 pulsing Tinda (w/ Ceftin);
Abx/herb break Apr-July/15; July-mino; Aug. added Rif;
Nov./15 mino - to biaxi

Rikky1
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   Posted 3/18/2018 8:08 PM (GMT -6)   
so in this case what is dapsone trying to eradicate?

Lapis_29
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   Posted 3/18/2018 10:18 PM (GMT -6)   
Rikky1 said...
so in this case what is dapsone trying to eradicate?


biofilms i believe
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