Intravenous Vitamin C in the treatment of shingles

Discussion of the methods, protocols and effects of intravenous vitamin C (versus oral or liposomal).

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Intravenous Vitamin C in the treatment of shingles

Post Number:#1  Post by rasarver » Fri Apr 27, 2012 7:31 am

Previously known effective treatment of shingles with IV vitamin C verified in new article.

"The data presented here provide evidence that concomitant use of intravenously administered ascorbic acid may have beneficial effects on herpes zoster-associated pain, dermatologic findings and accompanying common complaints. "

See full abstract at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22460093

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Re: Intravenous Vitamin C in the treatment of shingles

Post Number:#2  Post by ofonorow » Sat Apr 28, 2012 3:31 am

Did I read that correctly? Did they give only 7.5 g IV? If so, 5 packets of Lypo-C might provide twice the punch.
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