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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of GENISTEIN COMBINED POLYSACCHARIDE.

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Reason for taking: Prostate cancer
7/30/2013 7:39:02 PM

Reviewer: dbdker, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Late 2009 I was told my metastatic prostate cancer was stage 4 and pressed to undergo chemotherapy because my lung mets were progressing 15% on successive measurements. My oncologist kindly referred me their PHASE 1 drug trials. I started taking Quality of Life's GeniKinoko (GCP)and ImmunoKinoko 750 (AHCC), 4 pills of each daily, after getting no benefit from stupidly underdosing another AHC ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Prostate cancer
5/19/2011 10:37:46 PM

Reviewer: BP1, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Diagonsed w/ low grade prostate cancer in 2002 (confirmed w/biopsies). Various suggestions from drs. - radical to watchful waiting. Sloan Kettering studies suggested GCP might be effective. I started 1.5g daily. PSA went "down" to 6 range and has basically stayed there ever since. Routine exams show no lumps/nodules. Still on 1.5g daily. Only side effect is occasional loose bowels. Expen ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Prostate cancer
3/4/2010 3:37:12 PM

Reviewer: orcas, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I've taken GCP for about 9 months since my low volume prostate cancer diagnosis -- while my cancer seems under control (which may or may not be due to GCP), my white blood cell count has been going down rapidly -- I've read that genistein can impair immunity and lower white blood cell counts -- I'm going to cut back on GCP intake and have my WBC retested

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