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Health Protocols

Life Extension Suggestions

Life Extension’s approach includes avant-garde cancer testing technology coupled with evidenced-based regimen of natural compounds and novel drug strategies to complement conventional colon cancer treatment.

NOTE: This protocol should not be used in isolation. Individuals with colorectal cancer should also review the content in other Life Extension cancer protocols, including:

Primary Supplements

  • Comprehensive Multivitamin: Per label instructions
  • Vitamin D: 5000 – 8000 IU daily with food. Blood levels of vitamin D3 should be regularly monitored, to achieve a blood level of 50 – 80 ng/mL.
  • Vitamin E (as high-gamma tocopherol blend): 359 mg daily
  • Selenium (as Se-methylselenocysteine): 200 – 400 mcg daily
  • Folate (as L-methylfolate): 1000 mcg daily
  • Modified Citrus Pectin: 15 g daily
  • Curcumin (as highly-absorbed BCM-95®): 2400 mg daily
  • Fish oil: 700 to 4200 mg of EPA, 500 – 2000 mg of DHA daily with food
  • PSK: 3 g daily
  • Boswellia serrata extract (standardized to 20% AKBA): 100 – 200 mg daily

Secondary Supplements

Innovative Drug Strategies

  • Metformin: 250 – 500 mg two to three times daily before meals
  • Cimetidine: 800 mg daily
  • Aspirin: (low-dose): 81 mg daily

Disclaimer and Safety Information

This information (and any accompanying material) is not intended to replace the attention or advice of a physician or other qualified health care professional. Anyone who wishes to embark on any dietary, drug, exercise, or other lifestyle change intended to prevent or treat a specific disease or condition should first consult with and seek clearance from a physician or other qualified health care professional. Pregnant women in particular should seek the advice of a physician before using any protocol listed on this website. The protocols described on this website are for adults only, unless otherwise specified. Product labels may contain important safety information and the most recent product information provided by the product manufacturers should be carefully reviewed prior to use to verify the dose, administration, and contraindications. National, state, and local laws may vary regarding the use and application of many of the treatments discussed. The reader assumes the risk of any injuries. The authors and publishers, their affiliates and assigns are not liable for any injury and/or damage to persons arising from this protocol and expressly disclaim responsibility for any adverse effects resulting from the use of the information contained herein.

The protocols raise many issues that are subject to change as new data emerge. None of our suggested protocol regimens can guarantee health benefits. The publisher has not performed independent verification of the data contained herein, and expressly disclaim responsibility for any error in literature.