There has historically been a complete absence of harmful effects, either immediate or delayed, when UBI is used properly. This has allowed clinical investigators to use this procedure over a period of twenty years and more on a single patient.
Mild Flu like Symptoms
This occurs within the first 24 hours. The reaction is due to the rapid death of large numbers of infectious organisms. The symptoms are characterized by chills and a rise in temperature, similar to “flu-like” symptoms. The symptoms can occur with any type of treatment including antibiotics.
Increased Drug effects
Sulpha drugs should be allowed a washout period of seven to ten days before BPT is given and not used for seven days after a treatment.