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thejoje
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Can only take Alinia for 2 days, then I'm off for 2 weeks. Most folks take it for 3 days. Does anybody know if 2 days can accomplish anything? Or am I wasting my time?
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why do you take for only 2 days? what happens?

my feeling is that if u can't only take for 2 days and then it's not tolerable-then it's clearly doing something.

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3 days puts me in bed with overwhelming fatigue.

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Sounds like it's doing something. The critters create lots of neurotoxins when they eliminate and when they die. This can cause fatigue and other symptoms.

Are you using binders?

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The only binder I can tolerate is Welchol.

So I guess I can put up with the fatigue if it has a positive outcome in the end.

I guess I was just wondering about the life cycle of parasites and only treating them for 2 days instead of the traditional 3 days.

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I'm doing Alinia for 14 days on, currently it's day 10, and we just went over full moon-

It's not fun, I'm tired a lot tho, anyway. Keep the bowels moving, maybe add some drainage remedies, Epsom salt baths-

I don't have a job to show up to, but 3 kids who don't let me rest, so, I get the fatigue and how difficult it is to live with.

I'm not sure just 2 days is enough. I'm also doing some parasite herbals with it.

My LLMD said Alinia also hits Lyme.

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