Archive for low dose naltrexone

The Neuroinflammation Man: Jarred Younger on Inflammation, Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

(This blog is taken from three sources. A radio interview with Jarred Younger, information on the University of Alabama at Birmingham website and an interview I did with him. Thanks to Jarred for his time.) Unlike others, Younger was never phased by the lack  of attention given fibromyalgia and chronic Read more [...]

Low Dose Naltrexone Becoming ‘Standard Treatment’ for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia

"In my view low dose naltrexone is well on its way to becoming a standard treatment" Dr. De Meirleir From RNase L to the gut to hydrogen sulfide to LDN, Dr. De Meirleir has been on the cutting edge of treatment and research.  De Meirleir begins this latest video talk by referring to the exciting Read more [...]

The Fibromyalgia Drugs Your Doctor (Probably) Knows Nothing About

Fibromyalgia syndrome - Novel therapeutic agents. J. Ablin and D. Buskila. Maturitas 2013 "The long term follow-up of FMS patients indicates…..that the degree of improvement achieved by many modest at best"  Ablin and Buskia Affecting 2-3% of the population of the US or about Read more [...]

Successful Low Dose Naltrexone Fibromyalgia Trial Points to Safe, Low Cost Therapy; Implications for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

In this second of two studies by Stanford researchers on  low dose naltrexone's effectiveness in Fibromyalgia (FM), LDN was found to  significantly reduce pain and improve mood and quality of life.  About 60% of study participants reported pain reductions of at least 30%. Sleep and fatigue were Read more [...]