I am recommending the following products as essential immune support for the prevention of COVID 19, in addition to the CDC Guidelines of social distancing, safer at home, frequently washing hands, wearing cloth masks for non-health workers), and avoid touching your face.
The selection of herbs used in each stage has a long history in the treatment of epidemics. 130 BCE- 1423 CE The Silk Road opened and brought new viruses and bacteria, and responsible for epidemics (plague, anthrax, and leprosy), Chinese herbal medicine became proficient in treating epidemics.
The following supplements by Thorne can be purchased https://www.thorne.com/u/kiasinay:
- Myco-Immune: Myco-Immune is a blend of six mushroom extracts shown to provide significant immune support.* The liquid form, dispensed by dropper, makes it easy to measure and to put in liquids for children.
- Vitamin C with Flavonoids: Vitamin C with flavonoids optimizes the beneficial effects of vitamin C – including support of immune function and promotion of wound healing – by replicating the way it’s found in nature.*
- Phytogen: Acts as an antiviral. Phytogen combines Echinacea, Coptis, Astragalus, and Schisandra in one formula that supports immune function in the respiratory tract, GI tract, and bladder.
- Quercetin: Opens respiratory pathways by decreasing inflammation in the respiratory tract. Quercetin Phytosome offers advanced phytosome technology for optimal absorption.* In addition to stabilizing mast cells, it has antioxidant and other beneficial effects.
- Supplements above are best taken before meals and have no known interactions or side effects with other medications.
Daily Dosage for Immune Support (feeling well)
Myco-Immune: 1 full dropper, 1-2x daily
Vitamin C w/Flavonoids: 2 caps, 1-2x daily
Daily Dosage When Ill
If you have any respiratory infection symptoms, contact me or your health care provider immediately.
Myco-Immune: 2 full droppers, 3-4x daily
Vitamin C w/Flavonoids: 2 caps, 2-3x daily
Phytogen: 4 caps, 4x daily.
Quercetin: 2-3 caps, 4x daily.
On February 10, 2020, China’s government mandated that herbal medications be used for the treatment of Covid19, and have provided success in the treatment of symptoms of this potent viral factor.
I have made proprietary blends of Classical Chinese herbal formulas that will strengthen your immune system, as well as address acute, mild, moderate, severe, and recovery stages of the virus. The goal is to prevent and in the event of infection, provide treatment to increase IL-6 and effectively treat the virus and its symptoms.
IL-6 an important component of your body’s immune system. IL-6 stimulates Interferon. Interferon has essential and vital antiviral functions in the body’s immune system. Herbs in these formulas are also high in Quercetin, which modulates the stimulation of mast cells, responsible for fighting inflammation in the respiratory tract.
Contact me directly for details and orders for these proprietary blends, which are only available through my office. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Direct: 310-908-4134
Prevention is always the preferred method of treatment.
The proprietary blend of Chinese medicinal herbs to strongly enhance the body’s immune system.
In the event that you do become symptomatic of any respiratory infection, immediate intervention is key as the virus progresses rapidly!
STAGES OF COVID 19
Acute Stage 1:
A – Typical symptoms: fever or no fever, dry cough, mild sore throat or dry throat, slight decrease in energy, possibly accompanied by nausea or vomiting, diarrhea.
B – Typical symptoms: fever, headache, decreased activity, decreased appetite, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, bloating, potentially accompanied by cough, or stifling sensation in the chest in older children.
C – Typical symptoms (the following category of symptoms are rare, and not as commonly seen as the others): fever with aversion to cold or cough without fever, headache, general lassitude and fatigue, nausea and vomiting, loose bowel movements, or heaviness or tightness in chest in older children.
Acute Stage 2 – Most Commonly Seen:
Typical symptoms: fever and sweats that do not dissipate, cough, possibly nausea and vomiting, poor appetite, diarrhea or constipation, ***sore and heavy extremities, or ***heaviness or tightness in the chest, dizziness, headache, decreased taste sensation.
Acute Stage 3:
Typical symptoms: unrelenting fever, alternating hot-cold sensations, cough with only little phlegm, choppy breath, asthmatic wheezing, abdominal distention, constipation, infants possibly exhibit a spasmodic cough that gets particularly severe at night, restlessness
During the recovery stage, patients most often exhibit symptoms of weakness and malaise.
Please keep in mind, there is hope for all of us if you or someone you know is ill. Your best effort is always in prevention. If however you or a loved one becomes symptomatic, there are interventions available through Chinese medicine. It is important to note that on February 2, 2020, the government in China mandated that all cases of Covid19 be treated with Chinese medicine. Chinese medicine has greatly improved patients’ breathing issues, fatigue, dry mouth, bitterness, chest tightness, diarrhea, and other symptoms. pneumonia prevention and treatment programs revealing that Chinese herbs played a definitive role in positive treatment outcomes. Chinese herbal formulas harbor the unique potential to reduce fever and cough symptoms, limit disease progression, and improve overall immunity, and thus a person’s ability to mount an essential immune response to the virus.
Please contact me if you have any questions, or would like more information on how to start treatment with acupuncture, herbal medicine or both.
Laughter is still the best medicine,