Dr. Weyrich's Naturopathic Functional Medicine Notebook is a collection of information on topics of interest to Dr. Weyrich that may be of interest to the world wide audience. Due to limitations of time, not all information that Dr. Weyrich knows or would like to further research is published here. Dr. Weyrich welcomes financial contributions to support specific research topics, as well as copies of non-free access journal articles for him to review on a topic. Constructive criticism is also welcome.


Overview of Cushing's Disease and Disorder

Complimentary and alternative treatments for Cushing disease that are considered below include:

  • Low Dose Naltrexone
  • Neurotransmitter Balancing

Treatment of Cushing's Disease and Disorder

Please see conventional, complimentary and alternative medical treatments for important background information regarding the different types of medical treatments discussed below.

Naturopathic, Complimentary and Alternative Treatments

Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN)

[LdnResearchTrust_conditions] reports that Cushing's is a condition that LDN could help. Dr. Weyrich has been trained in the use of Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN). However, Dr. Weyrich has not treated any cases of Cushing's with LDN.

Please see What is Low Dose Naltrexone? for more information.

Neurotransmitter Balancing

Neuro Research [Hinz2015] reports that chronic diseases such as Cushing Disease and Disorder (Hypercortisolism) can be benefited by balancing neurotransmitter levels in the body.

Dr. Weyrich has been trained in neurotransmitter balancing protocols, but has not treated Cushing Disease or Disorder using this technique.

Please see What is Neurotransmitter Balancing? for more information.


References for Cushing's Disease and Disorder