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Naturopathic, Complimentary and Alternative Treatments
Various practitioners have reported success arrhythmias with concurrent
hypothyroidism, with normalization of conduction within weeks
of treatment for hypothyroidism. In these cases, remission of symptoms is attributed
to resolution of myxedema of the myocardium [Barnes], [Zondek1944], [Starr2005, pg 135].
Hawthorn solid extract.
Optimize copper and zinc levels and ratio. [Gaby pg 248]
Optimize both magnesium and potassium levels.
Fish oil [Gaby pg 247]
Vitamin D [Gaby pg 248]
Optimize mitochondrial function:
L-carnitine or Acetyl L-carnitine
Co-enzymated or natural B vitamin complex
Limit MSG, aspartame, caffeine and alcohol intake [Gaby pg 246]