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janice victorov
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Liver enzymes up again. Not a lot but enough for Llmd to take note of? Any suggestions would b great.

Thanks for your input. [Smile]

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Up.

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I am in the same boat and wondering what's good to take. According to methylation testing etc... I'm supposed to stay away from sulfur based things and a lot of the liver supps seem to have sulfur.

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Castor oil packs on the liver area of the upper right abdomen can help and won't bother those with sulfur/sulfite sensitivity.

Artichoke is also good for the liver (the kind you can eat) and I don't think it is high in sulfur.

Herbs that help the liver: dandelion root, fennel seed, ginger root, bupleurum, burdock (use short-term only), peppermint, andrographis (may cause herxing; it kills Lyme), etc.

I've taken all of these herbs and not had problems with sulfur from them...

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Milk Thistle. I use Jarrow Formulas (Standardized Silymarin Extract 30:1). I take two 150 mg capsules three times a day. My enzymes had gotten really high, so I gave this a try. My levels were back to normal by my next blood test. I haven't had any problems since.
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http://flash.lymenet.org/scripts/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=get_topic;f=3;t=030792;p=0

LIVER & KIDNEY SUPPORT & and several HERXHEIMER support links.

LL ND (naturopathic) link here, too.


http://flash.lymenet.org/scripts/ultimatebb.cgi/topic/1/119089?#000000

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Milk thistle may cause problems for those with CBS/SUOX methylation gene variants, hence why I did not recommend milk thistle.

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I take SLF Forte by Integrative Therapeutics for liver support. It might help to get your liver enzymes back to a good place...

http://www.integrativeinc.com/Products/Products-by-Health-Concern/Detoxification-and-Liver/Liver-Support/146008-SLF-Forte.aspx

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