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Went from 4.4mm viral count to a 98k count in 4 months with: ~7 hrs rest/night, diet with no dairy, gluten or eggs; low dose glutamine in the a.m. (1/8 tsp); green smoothie every a.m., cycle full bottle on/off "liver maintenance formula" & "liver G.I. detox", superbio tocotrienols, NAC, black elderberry syrup, detoxadine (learned to not take at same time as glutamine), lifepack nano, gac fruitjuice, green tea, apple cider vinegar, fresh lemon & lime juice, zeoforce powder, & moderate exercise (1x yoga, 1x run, 1x full body workout/ week) [all doses were low to moderate, nothing extreme]

ALA (Alpha-Lipoic Acid) lowered made a huge decrease in my viral load. From 500,000 IU/ml to 6,000 IU/ml. That is almost a 2 log decrease.
During the same period I've made a change in my diet to the slow carb diet. So I can't just tell that ALA was the single factor.

Re: Milk thistle — no side effects

Re: Milk thistle — I trust milk thistle and wouldn't go without it. no side effects

Re: Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN) — no side effects.

Re: Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN) — LDN lowered my viral load to more than half

Re: Acid reflux — lots of belching. feels like pills get stuck in the throat/esophagus. after big meals or eating close to bed

Re: Acid reflux — acid reflux like hiatal hernia and difficulty swallowing..feels like pills get stuck in throat

murph
Re: Joint pain — I used to have severe symptoms of my hepC. Then I changed my diet and lifestyle and stopped drinking alcohol. After that my symptoms pretty much stopped. I manage my stress levels as much as I can and try hard to get enough sleep. Now I rarely get any symptoms.