Disulfiram: LLMDs are already prescribing it

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ToddPaul
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   Posted 5/21/2018 1:49 PM (GMT -6)   
I just called an LLMD I used to see back in 2013 and asked him about Antabuse. He said he's used on patients and they saw a little bit of improvement but nothing dramatic.

He said he was willing to possibly try it on me but this is a big let down. Maybe it needs to be combined with something like a biofilm buster and they will figure it out. One can only hope.

Girlie
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   Posted 5/21/2018 3:08 PM (GMT -6)   
So that's the Disulfiram.


Some LLMD's are using Dapsone for persisters - maybe that could be an option as well.
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   Posted 5/21/2018 3:15 PM (GMT -6)   
ToddPaul said...
I just called an LLMD I used to see back in 2013 and asked him about Antabuse. He said he's used on patients and they saw a little bit of improvement but nothing dramatic.

He said he was willing to possibly try it on me but this is a big let down. Maybe it needs to be combined with something like a biofilm buster and they will figure it out. One can only hope.


well that explains why Kim Lewis has never published that "successful mouse study"...
that is quite disappointing ... sad
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