Tag Archives: low dose naltrexone

Low-dose naltrexone in the treatment of ME/CFS

Low-dose naltrexone in the treatment of myalgic encephalomyelitis/ chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS), by Olli Polo, Pia Pesonen, Essi Tuominen in Fatigue: Biomedicine, Health & Behavior Nov 19, 2019 [doi/full/10.1080/21641846.2019.1692770]   Research abstract: Background: Myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME)/chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Low-dose naltrexone in the treatment of ME/CFS

Glial cell inhibitors: the next sleep drugs for FM and ME/CFS?

Health Rising blog post, by Cort Johnson, 15 September: Glial Cell Inhibitors: The Next Sleep Drugs for Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)?   Glia: The Forgotten Brain Cell Sleep disturbances and severe stress as glial activators: key targets for … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Glial cell inhibitors: the next sleep drugs for FM and ME/CFS?

Biovista identifies potential drugs for ME/CFS

Solve ME/CFS Initiative Press Release: Results of Biovista Work Released In 2012, the Solve ME/CFS Initiative—under its former organization as the CFIDS Association of America—funded Biovista Inc., a private drug development services company, to identify potential drugs that might be … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Dr Jarred Younger interview about his neuroinflammation research

Cort Johnson interviews Dr Jarred Younger, head of the Neuroinflammation, Pain and Fatigue Lab at the University of Alabama at Birmingham about the neuroinflammation response in ME/CFS and FM, how to measure it and the types of anti-inflammatory drugs that … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Dr Jarred Younger interview about his neuroinflammation research

Anti-inflammatory drugs and CFS/ME

Richard N. Podell M.D., MPH discusses the implications of Japanese research which found inflammation in the brain on the prohealth website: For most people with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME) central nervous system function is abnormal. However, we don’t understand the … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Anti-inflammatory drugs and CFS/ME

Maija Haavisto and treatments for CFS/ME

Maija Haavisto is a Finish writer and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome patient who wrote the massive ME/CFS and FM compendium “Reviving the Broken Marionette: Treatments for CFS/ME and Fibromyalgia“, which provided comprehensive overviews of over 250 treatments.     Maija’s health improved greatly … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Maija Haavisto and treatments for CFS/ME