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Saw Palmetto Safe For Men
2012-10-20 08:31:36

April Flowers for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study published this week in the Journal of Urology finds the popular supplement saw palmetto may be safe for men with urinary symptoms. The study does not, however, make any claims about the efficacy of the supplement. Some men take saw palmetto, which is a fruit extract, to alleviate the symptoms of an enlarged prostate, including difficulty urinating, urine leakage, and repeated nighttime trips to the restroom. Saw...

2011-10-10 16:00:00

After evaluating this study the researchers are still convinced that standardized saw palmetto berry products are a good and safe treatment for mild to moderate Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Roggwil, Switzerland (PRWEB) October 10, 2011 The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) published in their recent issue a clinical trial on saw palmetto which was funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) (Barry et al. Effect of Increasing Doses of Saw Palmetto Extract on Lower...

2011-09-27 17:28:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the published study, "Effect of Increasing Doses of Saw Palmetto Extract on Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (1)," published in JAMA (the Journal of the American Medical Association), the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association representing the dietary supplement industry, issued the following statement: Statement by Duffy MacKay, N.D., vice president, scientific and regulatory affairs, CRN:...

2010-07-12 15:15:00

NEVILLEWOOD, Pa., July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study, published in the July issue of Advances in Therapy, revealed that a novel saw palmetto extract (SPE), SPET-085, is as effective as finasteride, the standard prescription drug therapy, in blocking the critical enzyme that leads to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). BPH, also known as an enlarged prostate, is the most common benign proliferative disorder in men, affecting more than 50 percent of men over the age of 70. Symptoms...