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.
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Overview of Raynaud's Disease/Phenomena
Raynaud's Disease is a primary disease that causes episodic spasm of the small blood vessels (arterioles)
of the fingers, toes, ears, and nose. Raynaud's Phenomena has similar presentation, but is secondary to another
disease process, such as scleroderma or rheumatoid arthritis.
Complimentary and alternative treatments for Raynaud's that are considered below include:
Naturopathic, Complimentary and Alternative Treatments
Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN)
[LdnResearchTrust_conditions] reports that Raynaud'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 Raynaud's