Since coming off doxycycline 5 weeks ago (taken for 1 month for early disseminated lyme and an unidentified rickettsial coinfection) I have been following your protocol but am confused about the astragalus dosage. On page 124 of Healing Lyme you recommend starting at 3,000 mg per day and working up to 16,000 mg per day, for active lyme infection. 2,000 mg per day is recommended as a tonic or preventative dose. I ramped up to 4,500 mg per day which is still well short of the maximum recommended in your book. However this website now says 1,000 mg per day. Should I cut it? I made spectacular progress in the first 3 weeks but seem to be going backward a little now – note that my doses of knotweed and andrographis are still at the very low end of your suggested range though. Thanks for your help.
Well, what I am meaning IN GENERAL, not in specific cases, is: