Saw Palmetto extract is an herbal extract from the fruit of Serenoa Repens. Saw Palmetto is very effective in giving relief to the symptoms of an enlarged prostate, treating prostate infections and also in treating prostate cancer, when used in combination with other herbs. The symptoms of enlarged prostate are difficulty in starting urination, waking several times to urinate at night, frequency and urgency of urination will be very high, urinary bladder will not be emptied completely, ache in the prostate area etc. Saw Palmetto’s ability to inhibit formation of DHT, a male hormone responsible for prostate cells to enlarge, helps you in relieving all these symptoms. It contains fatty acids and sterols which help to inhibit the enzyme, 5-aplha-reductase, that make DHT. It is also used as a natural remedy for prostate inflammation and thus helps in preventing BPH.
Saw Palmetto has been proved useful for colds and coughs, sore throat, chronic bronchitis and migraines.
Saw Palmetto shouldn’t be used by pregnant and nursing women. The dosage for general use is 30 to 60 drops, 2 times a day in water or juice and for stronger dose, take 60 to 90 drops, 2 or 3 times daily. Saw Palmetto – Certified Organic being a Natural Wellbeing Distribution Inc. product is a best natural treatment for symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia.