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“If it were not for colostrum, the human race wouldn’t even exist.” — Dr. Robert Heinerman, Ph.D.
The most effective supplement on the planet.
Colostrum is a clear golden liquid that is created in the first few days by mammals and is essential for health.
Bovine colostrum is regulated to contain a minimum 18% IGG content.
Colostrum is golden in color, it should not be white. Bovine colostrum is very minimally processed. Although you can purchase bovine colostrum in liquid form it is most often sold as a powder. Colostrum dissolves best in fat and whole fat mammal milk is ideal for dissolving colostrum. Good colostrum has a high fat content. Despite being in powdered form it should be slightly clumpy, it is the sign of a good bovine colostrum.
Favorite brand is Body Boost review
Colostrum Bovine 16oz Powder #1 Best Value on Amazon 50% DISCOUNT TODAY! 100% Whole Nothing Added, Collected 1st Milking Only, Maximum Biological Activity, Contains Natural Occurring Probiotics, High Ig, Ld, Plus Lactoferrin, Nutritional Immune Support Supplement for Pets, Dogs, Kids, Adults, Athletes, GUARANTEED
Body Boost capsules too!
Colostrum Capsules 240 count, 100% Whole 1st Milking, Satisfaction Guaranteed
BEST Colostrum 650mg 180 Caps (NON-GMO & Gluten Free) Accelerates Healing, Supports Immune System, Respiratory Health, Gut Health – Increases The Metabolism of Fat – 100% MONEY BACK GUARANTEE!
Probiotics: *w/colostrum or mammal milk to be ‘immune effective’
Probiotics Prime The Immune System To Fight
What does immune ‘tolerance’ mean in simple language?
Immune tolerance, or immunological tolerance, or immunotolerance, is a state of unresponsiveness of the immune system to substances or tissue that have the capacity to elicit an immune response in a given organism.
It is induced by prior exposure to that speciﬁc antigen.
Among most mammals, the placenta is not effective at transferring antibodies to the fetus: antibodies are transferred immediately after birth via the colostrum.
The entire immunological memory of the mother is passed to her infant via colostrum and breast milk contains a variety of immune-modulating compounds causing immunological imprinting and programming.
Without galactose (a simple sugar) the immune system can not ‘see’.
No prebiotic to date matches the oligosaccharides found in human milk (mammal milk) or colostrum on the molecular level as the ideal substrate for probiotic adherence and immune influence.
Probiotic Complex: lactobacillus acidophilus, 500 million units of bifidobacterium bifidum, and a combination of one billion units of bifidobacterium longum, infantis, rhamnosus, and lactobacillus salivarius, reuteri, casei, bulgaricus, sporogenes, laterosporus, and plantarum. It is believed that this probiotic supplementation counterbalances antibiotic-induced degradation of intestinal probiotic flora.
Probiotic supplements were given, here comprising 500 million units lactobacillus acidophilus, 500 million units of bifidobacterium bifidum, and a combination of one billion units of bifidobacterium longum, infantis, rhamnosus, and lactobacillus salivarius, reuteri, casei, bulgaricus, sporogenes, laterosporus, and plantarum. It is believed that this probiotic supplementation counterbalances antibiotic-induced degradation of intestinal probiotic flora. • The patients were assessed to determine overall response to the treatment. 77.1% (27/35) of the patients achieved a state of clinical remission (as defined by the Crohn’s Disease Activity Index, CDAI, criterion with a score <150) while being off all other medications, such as immunosuppressants and corticosteroids. The majority of these patients had acute presentation of CD when placed on RMAT. 8.6% (3/35) of the patients were partial responders, and 14.3% (5/35) were nonresponders. 16.7% (7/42) withdrew, as stated above, since they were unable to tolerate the RMAT medications and discontinued therapy. These findings support the use of RMAT in the treatment of CD.
Lactobacillus strains induced the expression of mu-opioid and cannabinoid receptors in intestinal epithelial cells, and mediated analgesic functions in the gut-similar to the effects of morphine.
Lactic acid bacteria produce energy by producing gluthathione, the master detox molecule. Cell free lactic acid bacteria are energy producing mitochondrial detox molecules.
New; All Patented Stains Probiotic Complex, 50 billion live cultures
31-Strain Probiotic Blend – 50 Billion CFU* [Lactobacillus casei subsp casei SD-5842, Lactobacillus fermentum SD-5847, Lactobacillus plantarum SD-5870, Lactobacillus reuteri SD-5865, Lactococcus lactis subsp lactis SD-5848, Pediococcus acidilactici SD-5866, Bifidobacterium lactis BI-04, Lactobacillus paracasei Lpc-37, Bifidobacterium bifidum SD-5857, Bifidobacterium breve Bb-03, Bifidobacterium breve DSM 16604, Bifidobacterium infantis SD-6669, Bifodbacterium longum SD-5844, Bifidobacterium longum BI-05, Lactobacillus acidophilus DSM 21717, Lactobacillus acidophilus La-14, Lactobacillus brevis Lbr-35, Lactobacillus casei subsp casei Lc-11, Lactobacillus gasseri Lg-36, Lactobacillus gasseri CIRM-BIA 1447, Lactobacillus helveticus SD-5861, Lactobacillus johnsonii CIRM-BIA 650, Lactobacillus plantarum Lp-115, Lactobacillus rhamnosus SD-5839, Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG ATCC 53103, Lactobacillus rhamnosus LR-32, Lactobacillus sakei SD-6853, Lactobacillus salivarius SD-5851, Lactobacillus salivarius Ls-33, Streptococcus thermophilus SD-5849, Streptococcus thermophilus St-21].
Multi-Strain PROBIOTIC (by InnovixLabs). Broad Spectrum – 31 Diverse Probiotic Strains. 50 Billion live cultures. Gluten-free. 60 Delayed-Release Capsules.
Vie Naturelle’s Advanced Probiotics
THE PRO IN PROBIOTICS – Utilizing a fantastic blend of 40 BILLION organisms, Vie Naturelle’s Advanced Probiotic brings you a proprietary complex that makes it’s way all the way to the lower intestine ensuring intestinal health, and quality immune support!
Probiotics for Men and Women – Advanced Acidophilus Probiotic Vegan Friendly Supplement (60 Capsules) – 40 Billion CFU Digestive Support for Intestinal Health, Immune System Boost & Weight Loss …
50 Billion CFU is formulated with 20 most clinically studied human probiotic strains. It’s scientifically proven to survive harsh stomach acids and reach your intestinal tract, where they exert their greatest benefits.
Organic Prebiotic Fiber is designed to aid in the maintenance of probiotic activity in the intestine. This superior probiotic has been professionally formulated, handled and tested to ensure maximum stability and full labeled potency.
NewRhythm Probiotics 50 Billion CFU 20 Strains, 60 Veggie Capsules, Targeted Release Technology, Stomach Acid Resistant, No Need for Refrigeration, Non-GMO, Gluten Free
Acidophilus: best overall detox (daily)
Florajen Acidophilus High Potency Probiotics | for Potent Probiotic Benefits and Supports Immune, Digestive, Vaginal and Urinary Health | 20 Billion CFUs| 60 Capsules | Packaging May Vary
Advanced Acidophilus Probiotics Vegan Friendly Supplement (60 Capsules) – 40 Billion CFU Digestive Support for Intestinal Health, Immune System Boost & Weight Loss – Daily Probiotic For Women and Men
NOW Acidophilus Two Billion,250 Capsules
Rexall Naturlist Probiotic Acidophilus with Citrus Pectin 100 Count Bottle (Pack of 3)
For severe intestinal inflammation: Kluyveromyces marxianus
Should be taken with mammal milk. Chondroitin sulfate is an effective substitute. Mammal milk contains chondroitin sulfate and oleic acid, it is the ideal human functional food.
BioVi can help restore your body’s proper balance of bacteria by recolonizing the good bacteria and strengthening your immune system. Designed to enhance the quality and effectiveness of your natural microbial population while creating a protective barrier from pathogens throughout the GI tract. Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Lactose Free, Soy Free, and Vegan Designed to improve digestion and nutrient absorption Effective even when taken with antibiotics Survives stomach acids/gastric shock Supports a protective barrier in the GI tract. All our products are safe for ages 3 and up.
BioVi Probiotic – Antioxidant Blend – 30 Capsules
Only Probiotic Capsule Made With Kefir Strains
Bulgarian Yogurt Concentrate, Lactobacillus plantarum, Lactobacillus reuteri, Lactobacillis rhamnosus, Bifidobacterium bifidum, Bifidobacterium lactis, Bifidobacterium longum, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus bulgaricus, Lactobacillus casei, Lactobacillus gasseri, Eastern European Wild Kefir Culture containing Lactobacillus helveticus, Lactobacillus kefiranofaciens, Lactobacillus kefirgranum, Lactobacillus lactis, Lactobacillus Lactococcus cremoris, Streptococcus thermophilus, Lactobacillus kefir, Lactobacillus parakefir, Lactobacillus brevis, Lactococcus lactis biovar diacetylactis, Leuconostoc lactis, Leuconostoc mesenteroides, Leuconostoc cremoris, Leuconostoc dextranicum, Kluyveromyces marxianus, Brettanomyces anomalus, Debaryomyces hansenii, Saccharomyces unisporus, Saccharomyces turicensis, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Saccharomyces exiguus, Torulaspora delbrueckii. – Total Cultures 85 Billion CFU Eastern European Wild Kefir Culture
Garden of Life – RAW Probiotics Women – Acidophilus Live Cultures – Probiotic-Created Vitamins, Minerals, Enzymes and Prebiotics – Gluten Free – 90 Vegetarian Capsules
Colostrum and Probiotic Capsules
UpSpring Probiotic for Kids with Colostrum – Probiotic Powder – 30 count packets
Symbiotics Candida Balance with Colostrum Plus and Probiotics – 120 Capsules
Colostrum Capsules With Advanced Probiotic Formula – Supports Immune System, Helps Improve Your Mood, Slows Aging & Supports Colon Inflammation
Probiotic 450mg and New Zealand Colostrum 650mg ~ 200 Capsules – No Additives ~ Naturetition Supplements
Lack of Vitamin C will lead to scurvy, which is when your body can’t make new collagen. Kefir provides Vitamin C. All Vitamins including B’s, K, C, and E, D and A are made by probiotics in conjunction with the liver.
You need a range of SCFA’s, MCFA’s and LCFA’s and you shouldn’t go to any extremes with either oils, foods or diets.
You need both an inflammatory and an anti-inflammatory action to fight disease and homeostasis and the ability to control both and not react negatively is the goal, such as happens in a healthy body.
1 tbsp. of combination of healthy oils like olive oil and/or grass fed butter daily will suffice.
Peppermint Gels (SIBO)
NOW Foods Peppermint Gels with Ginger & Fennel Oils, 90 Softgels
All vitamins, whether they are delivered via a supplement or fortified in food–synthetic or natural– are made in a lab. A synthetic vitamin is one that has been wholly made in a lab, and among them there are two types – those that are molecularly identical to their natural counterpart, and those that are not.
Natural vitamins, meanwhile are sourced from plants, fruits, animals, and minerals, and then refined and processed in a lab. To be worthy of the label “natural” a vitamin supplement need contain only 10% plant or fruit derived ingredients. The other 90% could very well be synthetic.
According to current research, nearly all vitamin benefits can only be obtained from natural food sources. The overwhelming majority of vitamin supplements are not bio equivalent.
Max dose per day is 1/4 tsp. or 1000 mg. unless higher dose is supervised or doctor recommended, for in clinic drug rehab. Buffered with milk; rehab clinic recommendation. Do not overuse.
Only low doses and moderation ensure that over compensatory mechanisms do not get triggered as the body will always seek to and maintain ph homeostasis at nearly all cost.
Bronson Labs Non-Acidic Vitamin C Sodium Ascorbate, GMO Free Crystals (Powder), 1 Kilo (2.2 lbs., 35.3 Ounces)
GSE-Grapefruit Seed Extract
GSE is completely non cyto-toxic, safe and effective when properly diluted. 512:1
A superior anti oxidant. Will not harm probiotics like bifido but may reduce non colonizing populations slightly.
Dilute 4-10 drops daily in 4 oz. of orange juice to hide the bitter taste.
Nutribiotic Gse Liquid Concentrate, 4 Fluid Ounce
Cod Liver Oil (fermented cod liver oil is processed by a secret proprietary method)
Only cod liver oil and whole fat mammal milk prevented rickets.
Fish Oil And Vitamin E Combined – Clinically Proven In Human Studies Cross Group And Cross Condition To Reverse Insulin Resistance
BioGanix Omega 3 Fish oil is super rich in EPA and DHA, two Omega-3 Fatty Acids. These are essential fatty acids. EPA and DHA are recognized for their benefits in lowering bad cholesterol (LDL) and triglyceride levels, and increasing good cholesterol (HDL). EPA and DHA support cardiovascular health and normal blood pressure levels, improve circulation as well as brain function, and also boost the immune system. Additionally, they are popular for bringing down inflammation.
Omega 3 Fish Oil Supplement | Non-GMO, Made in The USA | EPA 800 + DHA 600 + Vitamin E | Pharmaceutical Grade Natural Fatty Acids | Deep Blue Ocean Fish | Liquid Fish Oil Capsules | 120 Caps 2000 mg
Nature’s Bounty Salmon Oil 1000mg , 120-Count
Superior Formula Osteo Arthritic Pain (France)
Phythea Phytalgic 45Capsules
Oleic acid is an oil less prone to oxidation.
Oléico is made from naturally selected 100% High Oleic Safflower seeds and naturally expeller pressed extracted; enriched with vitamin e as antioxidant.
Non Fortified All Naturally Occurring Vitamins Nutritional Yeast
Most nutritional yeast products are fortified with excessive amounts of synthetic vitamins to increase the nutritional count, so it’s important to watch out for and avoid artificial fortification.
Finally, a non-fortifed nutritional yeast product with no synthetic vitamins that are not naturally occurring in nutritional yeast.
Nutritional yeast can not produce B12 or folate. This nutritional yeast does contain B1, B2, B5, and B6 as well as 18 amino acids and 15 minerals. An abundance of vitamins & nutrients are 100% whole food based and naturally occurring, nothing synthetic here!
Pure Natural Non-fortified Nutritional Yeast Flakes (8 oz.) Whole Food Based Protein Powder, Vitamin B Complex, Beta-glucans and all 18 Amino Acids
Desiccated Liver (B12)
Ancestral Supplements Grass Fed Beef Liver (Desiccated) — Natural Iron, Vitamin A, B12 for Energy (180 Capsules)
*Magnesium – possible side effects and who should avoid before taking
Don’t assume magnesium is a safe supplement with no chance of toxic effects upon high dose or prolonged use, especially in those with gastrointestinal disorders, liver disorders or kidney disorders. There are many reports of accidental death with laxative, antacid, hospital administered magnesium IV or supplement use. Magnesium also interacts poorly with many common substances like calcium, common pharmaceuticals and OTC drugs leading to high risk for major complications in unsuspecting patients. It can quickly bio accumulate in those with gut and kidney disorders. Refined white foods like flour, rice and sugar may also interfere with proper mineral synthesis.
Hypermagnesemia is a serious complication of too much magnesium and often over looked by clinicians and consumers but can quickly lead to respiratory failure, heart failure, shock, coma and death. Do not take too much magnesium and never take magnesium with a kidney disorder. The elderly are often unaware of how many supplements contain magnesium. Hypo-magnesemia (low magnesium levels) are never fatal but hyper-magnesemia is often fatal. This includes all forms of magnesium.
It can quickly affect those with gut, kidney and metabolic disorders.
Hypermagnesemia. Elderly over-the-counter drug users at risk.
We present a case of magnesium toxic effects that demonstrates the wide spectrum of associated clinical signs and symptoms. As shown by the case report, the literature review, and the MEDWATCH database, physicians frequently neglect to consider hypermagnesemia in the differential diagnosis of this clinical presentation. Abnormal renal function is a well-known risk factor for the development of hypermagnesemia. This case report highlights several associated nonrenal risk factors for hypermagnesemia, which include age, gastrointestinal tract disease, and administration of concomitant medications, particularly those with anticholinergic and narcotic effects. This case report also demonstrates how consumers may misuse magnesium-containing over-the-counter drug products. In addition, physicians may not inquire about and patients may not volunteer over-the-counter medications in a complete drug history.
However, the morbidity associated with hypermagnesemia as well as its reversibility make it an important diagnostic consideration for elderly patients with gastrointestinal tract disease, regardless of renal function. For easy reference for both consumers and health-care personnel, we provide a list of over-the-counter drug products that contain significant amounts of magnesium.
What are some side effects that I need to call my doctor about right away?
WARNING/CAUTION: Even though it may be rare, some people may have very bad and sometimes deadly side effects when taking a drug. Tell your doctor or get medical help right away if you have any of the following signs or symptoms that may be related to a very bad side effect:
- Signs of an allergic reaction, like rash; hives; itching; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin with or without fever; wheezing; tightness in the chest or throat; trouble breathing, swallowing, or talking; unusual hoarseness; or swelling of the mouth, face, lips, tongue, or throat.
- Very upset stomach or throwing up.
- Very loose stools (diarrhea).
What are some other side effects of this drug?
All drugs may cause side effects. However, many people have no side effects or only have minor side effects. Call your doctor or get medical help if any of these side effects or any other side effects bother you or do not go away:
- Loose stools (diarrhea).
These are not all of the side effects that may occur.
For Healthcare Professionals
Mild hypermagnesemia is generally well-tolerated. Moderate or severe hypermagnesemia affects the nervous and cardiovascular systems primarily.
Nervous system side effects have included a decrease in tendon reflexes, muscle weakness, mental confusion, sedation, mental depression, areflexia, coma and respiratory paralysis. CNS depression, often presenting as somnolence, may be more likely and more severe in patients with renal dysfunction.
Nervous system side effects from hypermagnesemia result from suppression of neuromuscular transmission in the CNS and at the neuromuscular junction (which can be antagonized by calcium). Clinically, if serum magnesium (Mg) levels increase to 4 to 7 mEq/L, there may be a decrease in tendon reflexes, muscle weakness, and/or mental confusion or sedation. At levels of 5 to 10 mEq/L, the respiratory rate slows and blood pressure falls. At levels of 10 to 15 mEq/L, there is usually profound mental depression, areflexia, coma and respiratory paralysis. Mg also has a curare-like effect at the neuromuscular junction at serum levels above 10 mEq/L. Death is not uncommon when serum Mg levels rise to 15 mEq/L.
The cardiovascular consequences of hypermagnesemia are due to peripheral vasodilation. Hypotension may be observed when serum Mg levels rise to 5 to 10 mEq/L. Hypotension, depressed myocardial conductivity, and bradyarrhythmias may be associated with levels greater than 10 mEq/L. While some patients are inexplicably able to tolerate extraordinarily high Mg levels, there is a significant risk of asystole when levels rise to 25 mEq/L. The risk of cardiotoxicity from hypermagnesemia is increased in the presence of, hyperkalemia, acidosis, digitalis therapy, and renal insufficiency.
Men more often survive magnesium overdose as compared to women as shown in reported clinical emergency overdose situations.
Natural Calm Magnesium
Natural Vitality Natural Calm Magnesium Anti Stress, Original, 16 oz
Clean Water Home Ozonator
Clean drug and toxin free water. United States water tables are heavily contaminated with BIO SLUDGE and a variety of pharmaceuticals and psychotropic drugs in some areas including birth control and other drugs that cause infertility and affect sperm counts. Europe and many other countries are similarly affected by similar and various other water quality problems. Only UV and ozone degrade pharmaceuticals. Ozone can be naturally produced by adequate water flow and depth. Fewer than 20 US cities have adequate water supply system capabilities to ensure degradation of pharmaceuticals and various other toxins.
A2Z Ozone Aqua 6 Multi Purpose Ozone Generator
SIBO Recipe works by creating a slow dissolve oxygen capable of neutralizing gas like H2S, toxins and endotoxins and by reversing inflammatory macrophages in the gut to anti inflammatory macrophages in two weeks (my exact experience).
2-4 drops zinc or 1/16 tsp.
1/2 teaspoon of milk of magnesia plus
1/4 teaspoon of baking soda in
8 oz. glass of pure water
Some immediate relief of ulcerative colitis should be experienced. Morning and evening, empty stomach. 4 days on, 3 days off to avoid metabolic and ph imbalance but dose is so low not likely in majority. Recipe 4 months only and then only as necessary. If nausea cut back doses in half or stop.
Zinc is toxic in high doses and should not be taken for long periods of time at high doses. Do not give zinc to pets or children unless under the supervision of a vet or doctor. The body needs very little zinc. Zinc toxicity is not reversed (Wiki).
“If you have methane type of organisms in the small bowel, you’re getting constipated, and if you have hydrogen type, you get more of the loose stools, diarrhea or mixed IBS.” “We know from animal studies that giving methane, just the gas itself, constipation or slows transit remarkably by about 60%, so getting rid of the methane is key.” “Methane is not driven by the lactulose or the glucose; it’s driven by the presence of hydrogen, because hydrogen gas from fermentation of other bacteria fuels — “ “It’s (hydrogen) the food for the methanogens.“ Dr. Mark Pimentel
Clean Water Home Ozonator
Clean drug and toxin free water. United States water tables are heavily contaminated with a variety of pharmaceuticals and psychotropic drugs in some areas including birth control and other drugs that cause infertility and affect sperm counts. Europe and many other countries are similarly affected by similar and various other water quality problems. Only UV and ozone degrade pharmaceuticals. Ozone can be naturally produced by adequate water flow and depth. Fewer than 20 US cities have adequate water supply system capabilities to ensure degradation of pharmaceuticals and various other toxins.
A2Z Ozone Aqua 6 Multi Purpose Ozone Generator
No drug is safe
There is no such thing as a safe, synthetic pharmaceutical, ALL chronic drug use contributes to liver failure, endocrine disorders, arthritis, inflammatory, autoimmune conditions, mental deterioration, AIDS, allergic conditions, rash, chronic malnutrition syndromes, IBD, checkpoint blockade toxicity, Cushing Syndrome, many other syndromes, endotoxemia, oxidative stress, cancer, overwhelming infection syndromes, chromosome damage, genetic damage, and early death. This includes most synthetic vitamins and many synthetic supplements. This also includes many herbal and so called ‘natural’ products that may still result in endotoxemia (this includes natural FtsZ inhibitors, turmeric, cinnamon, berberine which do not prevent endotoxins. Benzimidazoles (Rifaxamin also does not prevent endotoxins) . Bovine colostrum and a few other ‘functional’ food based medicaments are among the few exceptions that can be taken long term with no safety issues.
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