Studies related to Prostate Specific Antigen and Saw Palmetto

Saw Palmetto For Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Effect None
Values Decrease of -0.16ng/dL but insignificant.
Trial Design Randomized trial
Trial Length 6+ Months
Number of Subjects 225
Gender Male
Age Range 45-64, 65+
Notes for this study:
320mg daily saw palmetto extract in patients with moderate to severe BPH saw no statistically significant change in AUASI scores, peak urinary flow rate, or secondary measures after 12 months of treatment. Side effects between placebo and saw palmetto were similar.
Funding issues for this study:
None

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