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Nicosan Trials: Month One

Okay, I just took my last pill from my first bottle, so I guess I’ve officially been on Nicosan for 30 days now. I haven’t really noticed much difference besides the fact that I don’t have as many L2s as I used to, and when I do, usually just one dose of pain meds sends them away.

Nicosan (Hemoxin in US), previously Niprisan or Nix-0699, is a phytochemical (ethanol/water extract of Piper guineenses seeds, Pterocapus osum stem, Eugenia caryophyllum fruit, and Sorghum bicolor leaves) being tested for the treatment of Sickle-cell disease (SCD). Nicosan, was effective in reducing episodes of SCD crisis associated with severe pain over a six-month period. Nicosan did not appear to affect the risk of severe complications or the level of anaemia. No serious adverse effects were reported.

It’s a combo of herbal compounds in a capsule, so I did notice that weird capsule smell in my urine for the first few weeks, and now, either I don’t notice it as much or my body is used to it.

I did come across some more information on Wikipedia—however I would pay money to get a copy of the clinical trials…so if anyone has those please pass them on. Also I’m starting my second bottle tonight, so I should probably start figuring out how to get replacements if I’m going to be on it longterm.

Some investor website keeps using my blog as an example of why people should buy stock into Nicosan—just an announcement, I’M NOT ENDORSING IT. I’m just using it and documenting my results or lack thereof, as objectively as I did with Arginine.


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Sickle Cell Warrior

Sickle Cell Warrior

Tosin is dedicated to perpetuating healthy and positive messages about sickle cell. Although sickle cell is a subject often taboo in the communities this condition is most prevalent, Tosin's message is that sickle cell is not something to be ashamed of and you can live a rich and fulfilling life with sickle cell. Sickle cell warriors are the most amazing people in the world, with a great fortitude for compassion, willpower and strength.

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  1. Lola
    Lola July 25, 11:06

    Where can we get it from?

  2. Sickle Cell Warrior
    Sickle Cell Warrior Author August 02, 02:43

    It is in limited production in Nigeria. If you know anyone in Nigeria, they can get it from the big pharmacies in Lagos, Onitsha or Abuja.

  3. becky
    becky March 16, 10:49

    Where in Lagos can i buy nicosan

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