Methylene Blue: Biohacker's delight, or playing with fire?
If you need it, it helps. If you don't, it hurts. Don't get sucked in by the fad. Learn the science.
I have summarized it as follows:
Methylene Blue: Biohacker’s Delight? Or Playing With Fire?
What You Will Find Below
Methylene Blue in Ten Minutes
The Origin of Methylene Blue
The Entry of Methylene Blue Into Medicine
From Malaria to Many Uses in Medicine
How Methylene Blue Works
A Redox-Reactive Dye
The Blue Bottle Experiment
Methylene Blue Radicals, Photoexcited States, and Demethylated Metabolites
Methylene Blue Can Oxidize and Reduce Many Targets
Methylene Blue Can Rewire the Mitochondrial Respiratory Chain
Rewiring the Respiratory Chain Does Not Make It Better
Methylene Blue Increases Hydrogen Peroxide
Hydrogen Peroxide Kills Microbes, Has Hormetic Benefits, But Is Still Ultimately Toxic
Methylene Blue Causes Redox Cycling of Hemoglobin
Methylene Blue Is a Strong Monoamine Oxidase A Inhibitor
Methylene Blue Inhibits Nitric Oxide Synthase
Is Methylene Blue Fundamentally Hormetic?
Methylene Blue Fails in Alzheimer’s, and Causes a Worrisome Side Effect
Whether Methylene Blue Helps Or Hurts Depends on Whether You Need It
Natural Alternatives for Hormesis and Rewiring the Respiratory Chain
Who Should Use Methylene Blue?
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