Diagnosed with MS after hospitalized for sudden onset bilateral 'gaps' in vision, spinal tap positive for oligoclonal bands, MRI showed 20 lesions on brain, 3 enhancing, one on spinal cord)
Methylmalonic Acid level 575 (normal 80-220)
Negative for Hughes, Lupus, Lyme, Sjogrens
Started Best Bet Diet (Ashton Embry)
Started Supplements: Multi vit (GNC), Multi mineral (GNC w/ many minerals inc. Ca 1000mg/Mg500mg), Ultra Pure Fish Oil (EPA 2200mg/DHA 750mg), EPO 1-300GLA, CoEnzyme Q10 200mg, Alpha Lipoic Acid 200mg, Vit C 3g, sublingual B12 5000mcg, Vit D 2900-3600iu, Vit E 800-1200iu, Acetyl-L-Carnitine 500mg, N-Acetyl-L-Cysteine (500mg twice a day), Concentrated liquid berries (Very Berry), Gingko 240mg, Lecithin 1200-2400mg)
Started Copaxone Injections (site reactions, swelling, itching, redness, lumps and bruises)
*Stopped Copaxone end of January 2006
Started having bilateral, symmetrical tingling and weird feelings on both arms from elbows down, and both legs from knees down. No muscle weakness.
Started LDN, difficulty sleeping, vivid dreams.
Started Doxycycline 200mg /day
2/23/06 Upped LDN to 4mg at night - no problems or adjustment side effects at all
Started Azithromycin - mild fluish symptoms off and on, tolerable.
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