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    Enzyme treatment for R.A.
    aberdeenladdie posted:

    I am a Doctor, a GP who endured R.A. for over 40 years I tried different treatments proposed by consultants some of a little help but none really effective. I have a first class degree in Medicine myself, and at last began to question whether the approach to autoimmune diseases including RA has so far come from the wrong direction.

    What if RA sufferers share a difficulty in food processing I decided to try boosting my digestion.

    The most important move was to buy 3 months worth of Super Enhanced Digestive Enzyme Capsules

    Bear in mind as far as I'm aware, they have no known side effects and are sold by Health food shops and distributors like Amazon with out needing a prescription. My second move was to keep eating down to three very moderate meals when I also take the capsules.

    Also remember that I did not leave off my consultant's treatment when I started this.

    Naturally I kept a careful eye open for any changes for good or ill .
    Within 10 weeks all my RA symptoms began to abate. It was only then I began to wean myself off the consultant's treatment over a period of several months then I relied only on my enzyme and diet treatment , and since 2008 have been entirely free of RA symptoms, except for two occasions when I relaxed my enzyme treatment and ate too much protein.
    In other words I had found not a cure but for me a highly effective and consistent treatment.
    If you want to try this treatment yourself alongside your current medication prescribed by your GP or by a consultant remember of course you have to care for your own body, do take time before you drop your present treatment, perhaps after consulting with your Physician.
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    mike201 responded:

    Your Enzyme comments are most interesting. I suffer from severe RA and am taking Actemra (Biologic) and Prednisolone. Could you please provide a little more details about the actual products and doses you used. Thanks, Mike
    aberdeenladdie replied to mike201's response:
    Hi Mike, I take two capsules with each meal three times daily. The capsules are a standard dose and contain proteinases and cellulases and amylases and lipases. These enzymes will break the food down completely. The brand I use are enhanced super digestive enzymes made by Life Extension, and I get them from Amazon. Hope this helps ?. George

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