Homeopathy is a method of treating disease based on the administration of minute doses of a drug that in massive amounts produces symptoms in healthy persons similar to those of the disease.

Claims to the efficacy of homeopathic treatment beyond the placebo effect are unsupported by the collective weight of scientific and clinical evidence.1) 2) 3) 4)

Though homeopathic remedies are not likely to be harmful, there is always the chance, as with any ingested supplement or therapy, that they contain substances which interfere with nuclear receptors or vitamin D metabolism. For this reason, homeopathic remedies are contraindicated for patients on the Marshall Protocol.

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