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Prostate Specific Antigen

Prostate specific antigen (PSA) is a biomarker that is known to be reflective of prostate cancer risk. An elevated PSA is associated with greater risk of protate cancer, and reducing the rate that PSA increases is seen as protective.

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Human Effect Matrix

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The Human Effect Matrix looks at human studies to tell you what supplements affect Prostate Specific Antigen.

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Grade Level of Evidence
Robust research conducted with repeated double-blind clinical trials
Multiple studies where at least two are double-blind and placebo controlled
Single double-blind study or multiple cohort studies
Uncontrolled or observational studies only
Level of Evidence
? The amount of high quality evidence. The more evidence, the more we can trust the results.
Supplement Magnitude of effect
? The direction and size of the supplement's impact on each outcome. Some supplements can have an increasing effect, others have a decreasing effect, and others have no effect.
Consistency of research results
? Scientific research does not always agree. HIGH or VERY HIGH means that most of the scientific research agrees.
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grade-c Minor Very High See 2 studies
Has been noted to decrease prostate specific antigen levels following supplementation
grade-c - Very High See 2 studies
No significant influence on PSA levels
grade-c - - See study
No significant influence on prostate specific antigen levels

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PSA