Effects: Saw palmetto extract is the most popular herbal preparation taken for benign prostatic hyperplasia,a common condition in older men. Early research indicated that the extract is well-tolerated and suggested "mild to moderate improvement in urinary symptoms and flow measures". Later trials of higher methodological quality indicated no difference from placebo. Questions of adequate blinding and delivery of any active ingredients remain.
Inhibition of both forms of 5-alpha-reductase with no reduction in cellular capacity to secrete prostate-specific antigen is indicated. Other proposals for mechanisms of action include interfering with dihydrotestosterone binding to the androgen receptor, relaxing smooth muscle tissue similarly to alpha antagonist drugs, and acting as a phytoestrogen.
Limited in vitro and animal model studies suggest possible anti-tumor activity and potential for use in the treatment of cancer.These results have not been substantiated with human trials. Saw palmetto extract has been suggested as a potential treatment for male pattern baldness
Saw Palmetto Extract
Saw Palmetto Extract
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White or light yellow powder
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1.Saw palmetto extract used to lower cholesterol; 2.Saw palmetto extract can treat urinary tract infections; 3.Saw palmetto extract own the usage of maintain healthy blood vessels, nerves and tissues; 4.Saw palmetto extract with the function of prevent and relieve symptoms of prostate enlargement; 5.Saw palmetto extract will calm the irritated and overactive bladder occasionally associated with bedwetting; 6.Saw palmetto extract has the tonic and expectorant for mucous membranes (particularly the bronchial passages); 7.Saw palmetto extract will reduce hormonal damage to prostate cells, possibly reducing the future risk of developing prostate cancer.
For centuries, saw palmetto extract have been used to improve sperm production and to increase breast size and sexual vigor, but it's most effective and only scientifically based use is to improve symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
Store in cool and dry places. Keep away from strong light.
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