Treatment of COVID-19 With High-Dose Zinc: 4 Cases

August 15, 2020 Disclaimer: None of this is medical advice. See the more detailed disclaimer at the bottom of this page. I was an early advocate for zinc in the context of COVID-19, having first recommended it on March 17 in The Food and Supplement Guide for the Coronavirus and providing detailed justifications for zinc dosing in …

The First Zinc and COVID-19 Study in Humans: Very Promising

I was an early advocate for zinc in the context of COVID-19, having first recommended it on March 17 in The Food and Supplement Guide for the Coronavirus and providing detailed justifications for zinc dosing in the April 10 issue of this newsletter. I am also involved in the design of a clinical trial that will …

What Is the Best Dose of Zinc for COVID-19 Prevention?

Disclaimer: Nothing on this page constitutes medical advice. See the disclaimer at the bottom of the page for more details. On March 23, Dr. Zev Zelenko wrote an open letter “to medical professionals all around the world” about his treatment for COVID-19 using hydroxychloroquine, azithromycin, and zinc sulfate. Days before, he had addressed a YouTube video …

Are Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine Zinc Ionophores? [COVID-19 Updates]

As I explained yesterday, the reason I’m interested in hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine is because I’m investigating whether these, like quercetin and EGCG, are antiviral by acting as zinc ionophores, in which case I might add quercetin and EGCG to the protocol in The Food and Supplement Guide for the Coronavirus. A zinc ionophore is a …

Are there any solutions to getting nauseated from zinc supplements even at low doses and even when the zinc comes as oysters? | Masterjohn Q&A Files #83

Question: Are there any solutions to getting nauseated from zinc supplements even at low doses and even when the zinc comes as oysters? With the zinc, my general recommendation is to take zinc on an empty stomach. The thing that is not controversial is that phytate is the principal inhibitor of zinc absorption. Phytate is …