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Gargamel
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Date Joined Apr 2006
Total Posts : 172
   Posted 1/28/2009 12:16 PM (GMT -6)   
With all the recent posts about anti-fungal diets, I just wanted to know if anyone is using Pau d' Arco as a supplement.

I've just started a Pau d' Arco based tea which doesn't taste too good but is touted to be a strong anti-fungal, anti-bacterial and immune regulator.

Sounds good to me.

G

quincy
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Date Joined May 2003
Total Posts : 30587
   Posted 1/29/2009 1:02 PM (GMT -6)   
Do you know if you for sure have fungal issues?

Regarding antibacterial....probiotics ARE bacteria...could it not work against it?

Call me stupid, but I miss the point if it's not a problem for anyone.
To me, it could cause other problems with the pendulum swinging in the other way.
q
*Heather* Status..Asacol  (3 x2 daily); flaring /Dec 22, tapered to every 3rd nite..back to nightly (Jan 22)..tapered too fast
~diagnosed January 1989 UC (proctosigmoiditis)
~Bentylol (dicyclomine) 20mg as needed; Ranitidine (reflux);  Effexor XR 75mg(depression);  Pulmicort/Airomir (asthma) 
~vitamins/minerals/supplementsProbiotics....(Natural Factors Protec, Primadophilus Reuteri Pearls, Natural Factors Ultimate). @ bedtime
~various digestive enzymes as needed; started Omega 3 
~URSO for PSC (or PBC) 500mg X 2 daily (LFTs back to NORMAL!!)
My doc's logic.. "TREAT (FROM)BOTH ENDS"  worth it !!!
 


Gargamel
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Date Joined Apr 2006
Total Posts : 172
   Posted 1/29/2009 2:04 PM (GMT -6)   
Its just an experiment for me to see if it effects my Colitis - I also have a nail infection and Psoriasis which also could benefit from it.

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