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Chlorine Dioxide Therapy (CDT) - A Powerful Bio-Oxidative Therapy

Chlorine Dioxide (ClO2) Therapy (CDT)

Using MMS (Master Mineral Solution / 22.4% Sodium Chlorite Solution)

–   “A Powerful bio-oxidative Therapy”

Is chlorine dioxide therapy safe and effective?

This subject is hotly debated on the internet – the effects of chlorine dioxide solution (made by activating and diluting Master Mineral Solution /MMS) and its reaction products are complex, making it difficult for anyone but those with a reasonable knowledge of chemistry to discuss its merits and shortfalls.As such, much of the information provided by sellers of MMS and those who have only a smattering of understanding on the subject is not very helpful in getting to the truth.Adding to the confusion,there is still disagreement even amongst the chemistry buffs. This site author has attempted to gather the relevant chemical information and present it at an everymans 'level, and has reached the following conclusions:

–   EXTERNAL application of MMS – is a powerful tool for use in the mouth (E.g. For dental problems, halitosis), in the ear canal for ear infections and topically for skin problems


–   INTERNAL / SYSTEMIC (oral consumption, nebulizing, or topical with DMSO) use of MMS – I have used MMS orally/systemically at pretty high doses over several days, and have no doubt that the chlorine dioxide generated by activated / diluted MMS goes to work on cleansing the body of toxins, pathogens etc.After several years of examining the mechanisms and safety of this therapy and how it reacts within the body, I am now leaning towards CDT being used internally as a useful and efficacious therapy for many health issues, however . . .

it must be used at appropriate doses, paying full attention to the details of the therapy, which this author has concluded requires supplementing antioxidants at strategic times away from using activated sodium chlorite (ASC) systemically - to counter its oxidant effects on the body's important oxidant-sensitive tissues, such as brain, eyes, lungs and heart, and also it's effect on reducing the body's major "in-house" antioxidant, glutathione.

What is MMS and Why bother with it?

The MMS protocol was developed by Jim Humble -inventor, gold mine prospector /consultant, and metallurgist.

MMS –"HumbleBeginnings"

MMS is a VERY WEAK (22.4%) and very alkaline (pH 13) solution of sodium chlorite used to produce the powerful oxidant chlorine dioxide gas (ClO2) to be used in the body - in quantities small enough to be safely ingested,but sufficient to be one of the most effective killers of pathogens such as bacteria, molds, fungus, viruses, bio-film and other microorganisms responsible for the majority of diseases of mankind

✔ Chlorine dioxide is able to oxidize and destroy pathogens (e.g. viruses,bacteria, fungus, protozoa, bio-film) andtoxins (including heavy metals, herbicides, pesticides) in the body - which are making us vulnerable to disease and robbing us of energy. Pathogens (infective microbial agents) and toxins are involved in an estimated 95% of diseases and ill-health, including inflammation / pain, chronically lowenergy, and problems maintaining healthy weight or a normal blood pressure

✔ Destroy unhealthy cells(e.g. cancer cells)in the body

✔ Improve immune system function

–   Amount of chlorine dioxide produced is controlled by certain reaction parameters – in particular, solution concentration and pH. E.g. commercial applications for destroying pathogens are in the 500 - 6000 ppm (parts per million), a strength that would prove deadly inside the body. IN CONTRAST,MMS therapy is administered internally at a mere 1 ppm.

–    Diseases for which MMS has had reported successes - are malaria, aids, diabetes, herpes, autism, melanoma, allergies, T.B., shingles, warts and many more. The chlorine dioxide cleanses body areas including the blood, muscles, brain, intestines, liver, and nerves.


Some Anecdotally Reported Successful Uses of MMS

Sodium chlorite has been safelyused for > 70 years in alternative medicine to treat colds/flu and as an antimicrobial tool. After experimentation,Jim Humble found that if sodium chlorite is activated with an acidic solution to make CHLORINE DIOXIDE, it is even more effective against microbes.

“. . . it overcomes colds in an hour or so, overcomes flu in less than 12 hours, overcomes pneumonia in less than 12 hours, cures more cancer than any other treatment by hundreds of times, cures hepatitis A, B, and C.It cures appendicitis, rheumatoid arthritis, and a hundred other diseases.”

–    Jim Humble, MMS inventor

Chlorine dioxide is a gas, and is typically used as a gas dissolved in water - althoughClO2 gas can sometimes be used directly on the skin or in the mouth.

Chlorine dioxide must be made at point of use - ClO2 cannot be compressed, stored or shipped as a gas because it is unstable /explosive under pressure. Chlorine dioxide is considered explosive at higher concentrations which exceed 10 % by volume in air, and its ignition temperature is about 130°C (266°F) at partial pressures

National Safety Council Data Sheet 525 –ClO2, 1967.

MMS is referred to as “stabilized chlorine dioxide”– referring to its potential to produce chlorine dioxide when activated(the name is a misnomer, since it is actually stabilized sodium chlorite)

MMS used for CDT is NOT "bleach" and is NON-chlorinating

(to clarify some misinformation that is floating around the web)

Household bleach and MMS are two very different substances:

MMS used for CDT is not "bleach"!

How does CDT therapy work in the body?

NOT YET AVAILABLE- this author has extensively studied the chemistry on this and is now quite familiar with the processes involved - she just needs to find time to write this section J

How is MMS Utilized for a chlorine dioxide therapy (CDT)?

MMS is “activated” with an acid:

✔ Using a weak acid (E.g. 10% or 50% citric or acetic acid, or even lemon juice or vinegar)activator produces Time-Released Chlorine Dioxide -The MMS solution is 22.4% sodium chlorite in distilled water. E.g. Addition of a 10% citric acid to MMS takes about 3 minutes to change the extremely high pH level (13) of sodium chlorite into a weak acid, which sets the stage for a slow and constant release of chlorine dioxide.

Specific example of an ORAL protocol - half a glass of apple, grape, cranberry or pineapple juice (all without ascorbic acid added) is added (after a 3 minute wait) to 6 drops MMS mixed with ¼teaspoon of 10% activator acid to produce 3 mg of free chlorine dioxide in the solution at the time it is swallowed, and continues to produce about 1 mg chlorine dioxide /hour in the body for approximately 12 hours, at which time all chlorine dioxide deteriorates, leaving nothing deleterious to the body.

Stomach acid does not tend to significantly change the time-released effect.

✔ Using a strong acid (E.g. hydrochloric acid) activator immediately releases all available chlorine dioxide particularly useful for topical applications

CDT Applications

ORAL Applications

Oral CDT for many health issues / problems (MMS PROTOCOL 1000)

Oral CDT for cancer and other life threatening diseases (MMS PROTOCOL 2000)

Oral CDT (using capsules) utilizing calcium hypochlorite (instead of sodium chlorite) (MMS PROTOCOL 4000)

TOPICAL Applications

TOPICAL MMS + DMSO (Penetrating carrier) as Systemic Treatment (MMS PROTOCOL 3000)

TOPICAL CDT+Optional DMSO (Penetrating carrier) for localized skin problem

ORAL/DENTAL Application


Aural Application

AURAL Application for Ear Infections

Where to purchase MMS?

MMS and its activator citric acid can be purchased from several online retailers – here are some links I found (without affiliation):





Using Master Mineral Solution (MMS) RELATED LINKS


About MMS / Chlorine Dioxide Therapy (CDT)

- Bio-Oxidative Therapy


MMS - What is it?

- MMS - "Humble" Beginnings

- MMS used for CDT is not "bleach"!

Chlorine Dioxide (ClO2):

About Chlorine Dioxide

- ClO2 - How does it work in the body?


CDT - Biooxidative therapy with significant health beneficial functions


Anecdotally reported Uses of MMS


Adding DMSO–to Aid Penetration

Aural Application:

Ear Infection

Oral/Dental Application:


Topical Applications:

TOPICAL Application for Skin Problems

with optional DMSO to aid penetration

TOPICAL Application + DMSO for Systemic Treatment(MMS Protocol 3000)

Oral Applications: (NOT YET AVAILABLE)

Oral (Systemic)Applications

MMS(MMS Protocols 1000 and 2000)

MMS2 (Calcum Hypochlorite (MMS Protocol 4000)

Side Effects

Dosage and Toxicity Chart

MMS-Incompatible Foods/Substances


MMS Preparation Choices for TOPICAL Use:

(1) Release ClO2 Over Time

(2) Release ClO2 All at Once

(3) Sweat Activation

How to Make 5% Sodium Chlorite Solution from STANDARD MMS (22.4% sodium chlorite solution)

How to Make 6% Hydrogen Chloride Solution from 32% Hydrogen Chloride Solution (HCl)

How to DIlute a Solution

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