Q & A archives.

Indian herbs from remote villages

Dear Stephen, I found the following herbs used in remote villages of India that have antibacterial action. Would they be appropriate to use along with your herbs for treating lyme and co-infections?

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Hyperimmunity and hyper/hypo thyroid swings

Dear Stephen, My condition is at a new low where I’m having swings in my thyroid from hyper to hypo, hyperadrenalism and what is being described as hyperimmunity (or possibly some sort of autoimmunity).

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Strong reaction to tiny dose

Dear Stephen, I tried taking cat’s claw – only 1/4 of one pill – and had a very strong reaction. My question is: How do I proceed? I want to follow the protocol but I think it will take a while for me to be able to take a whole pill 3-4 times a day.

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Blood blisters after taking Japanese knotweed

Dear Stephen, After 2 days on Japanese knotweed, I developed a few blood blisters on my lips and a blood vessel in my eye became inflamed. Should I try a smaller dose or just not take it all?

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Dosage for smilax tincture too high?

Dear Stephen, I started Smilax tincture yesterday with 15 drops. Today I did 15 drops diluted in water and the OCD symptoms were through the roof. Are 15 drops too much?

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