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savebabe
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My mother has been diagnosed with lyme, babs and toxo. She is currently on daraprim for toxo and is having a severe herx.

My question is; how long did it take anyone to start feeling better after they were diagnosed with toxo? He levels were extremely high, so I also wondering how successful the treatment is?

Thanks

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lpkayak
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i don't know anyone sho had that

i thought i did at one point

its from breathing bad air rght?

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Lyme? Its complicated. Educate yourself.

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I've taken Daraprim, along with zith or clindy, and folinic acid for toxo. It was the beginning of my lyme treatment, and I made some improvement. Definitely felt it in my head.

If your mom starts to feel the results or herx, just have her back off a dose. Start out slow with the loading dose, and take as tolerable. It was a good drug for me.

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