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Life Extension Suggestions

Leukemia patients should consult their physicians before starting to use any nutritional supplements while receiving conventional medical treatment. In addition, leukemia patients using nutritional supplements should enlist the assistance of their physicians to ensure the implementation of blood tests and diagnostic procedures that are essential for monitoring the effectiveness of any adjuvant therapy for leukemia.

Life Extension suggests:
  • Apigenin: 20 – 50 mg daily
  • Astragalus: 2000 – 4000 mg daily
  • Green coffee bean extract: 200 – 400 mg (standardized to contain chlorogenic acid) three times a day
  • Vitamin A: 40 000 – 50 000 IU daily (Kakizoe T 2003; Meyskens FL, Jr. et al 1995)
  • Vitamin D3: 16 000 IU three times per week (Mellibovsky L et al 1993)
  • Curcumin: three 800 mg capsules up to three times daily, 2 hours apart from all medications (Gescher A 2004)
  • Green tea: 725 mg of green tea extract (containing 93% polyphenols, 34% epigallocatechin gallate) three times daily, or 10 cups of Japanese green tea (Laurie SA et al 2005; Pisters KM et al 2001)
  • Soy extract: containing 50 mg of isoflavones twice daily (Anderson GD et al 2003b)
  • Lipoic acid: 600 mg orally three times daily (Rock E et al 2003)
  • Vitamin E: 400 IU daily (Kakizoe T 2003)
  • Vitamin B12: 1 mg daily (Gonin JM et al 2003)
  • L-Ascorbic acid: 2000 mg daily (Kakizoe T 2003)
  • Shark liver oil: 1500 – 3000 mg [containing 20% alkylgycerols (300 – 600mg)] a day in divided dosages (Pugliese PT et al 1998)
  • Essential fatty acids: 700 mg GLA daily; 4.8 grams EPA daily; 4.9 grams DHA daily (Buckley R et al 2004; Johnson CD et al 2001)
  • DHEA: 50 mg daily for men; 25 mg daily for women (Huppert FA et al 2001)
  • Resveratrol: 25 mg daily (Walle T et al 2004)
  • Folic acid: up to 1 mg daily (Scagliotti GV et al 2003)
  • Melatonin: 20 mg before bedtime (Lissoni P et al 2000)
  • Panax ginseng: 200 – 600 mg daily standardized to contain 4-7% ginsenosides
  • PSK (from the mushroom Coriolus versicolor): 3 g daily
  • Reishi: 980 – 3000 mg daily standardized to contain 13.5% polysaccharides and 6% triterpenes.
  • Sulforaphane: 400 – 1600 mg daily of a broccoli extact
  • Garlic: 600 mg of aged garlic extract twice daily (Hassan HT 2004)

A genetic profile (e.g. expression of p53 and Bcr-Abl tyrosine kinase) can be determined via Genzyme Genetics www.genzymegenetics.com and may be ordered by a physician telephoning (800) 966-4440.