Can LDN make MS worse? A similar study from Iran found no effect in patients receiving 4.5 mg naltrexone/day [10,11]. In a retrospective study on long-term treatment in MS, the authors found that LDN monotherapy did not result in an exacerbation of disease symptoms, adverse effects or deterioration of general health .
Is hair loss a side effect of LDN? LDN does not traditionally cause hair loss. If you are suffering with hair loss, it is more likely to be due to nutritional deficiencies and the presence of toxicity in the body in the form of high levels of metals, chemicals or biotoxins. It would be sensible to consult with an integrative physician.
How effective is MS LDN? There was no evidence that LDN could reduce levels of disability or slow progression of MS. There is no evidence to indicate what dose of LDN might be most beneficial for people with MS.
Does LDN help with alopecia? Although the research body on LDN in alopecia is minimal, both patients and prescribers are using it. Because the presumed mechanism is anti-inflammatory, LDN can be potentially useful in inflammatory stages of AA and other alopecias.