Nix-0699

(USAN, rINN)

Chemical information

Hemoxin; Nicosan; Niprisan.

Profile

Nix-0699 is an extract of the leaf of Sorghum bicolor (sorghum), the stem of Pterocarpus osun (camwood), the seed of Piper guineense (Ashanti or Benin pepper), and the flower of Syzygium aromaticum; Eugenia caryophyllus (clove). It is being investigated in the treatment of sickle-cell disease.
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3. Chichester: John Wiley; 2004 (accessed 19/08/08).
Published May 08, 2019.