Pygeum africanum is a large evergreen tree found in central and southern Africa. The extracts from the pygeum bark contain several compounds thought to be helpful in prostate health.Pygeum extracts have been used for more than 40 years in France, Germany, and Austria for patients suffering with prostate enlargement. Benign prostatic hyperplasia,a nonmalignant enlargement of the prostate that occurs in most men over 60, can lead to urinary frequency and nocturia. Frequent interruption of sleep leads to daytime tiredness.
Pygeum africana bark extract can inhibite benign prostatic hypertrophy and cancer of the prostate.
Pygeum africana bark extract can protecte the bladder smooth muscle against cellular damage caused by ischemia and reperfusion.
Pygeum africana bark extract can restore secretory activity of prostate epithelium.
Pygeum africana bark extract powder can clear bladder neck urethral obstruction, significantly improving urologic symptoms and flow measures.
Pygeum africana bark extract can be used for incontinence, urine retention, polyuria or frequent urination, dysuria.