Top
30
Doctor insights on: Will Saw Palmetto Raise Cholesterol

Share
1

1
Will saw palmetto raise blood pressue?

Will saw palmetto raise blood pressue?

No: This herb doesn't appear to have any reproducible positive or negative effect on blood pressure. ...Read more

2

2
What does saw palmetto do for men?

What does saw palmetto do for men?

Herb for prostate: There is some suggestion that taking this herb might improve prostatic obstruction in middle aged and older men. The research data is very thin and the evidence shows it is unlikely. Also there is no regulation in this area so you cannot be sure that the contents of the bottle match the hype on the label. ...Read more

3

3
Is saw palmetto safe for younger men in their early twenties?

Is saw palmetto safe for younger men in their early twenties?

Yes but why?: What symptoms are you having that make you think you need to take saw palmetto? Saw palmetto has traditionally been used for enlarged prostate in older men. Studies have shown it to be ineffective at treating urinary problems in this group. Saw palmetto is safe for you to take but I would not waste my money on it. I would advise seeing your md. ...Read more

4

4
Can saw palmetto elevate cpk?

Can saw palmetto elevate cpk?

Nk: This is use fo prostate inflamation. And CPK is not really affect. ...Read more

6

6
Can saw palmetto be taken with milk?

Can saw palmetto be taken with milk?

Probably: You should follow the manufacturer's recommendations for this supplement. Remember, supplements are not medications, and as such are not regulated by the fda in terms of their efficacy (do they work) or safety (will they cause side effects or interact with other medications). ...Read more

7

7
Does saw palmetto cause moobs or not?

Does saw palmetto cause moobs or not?

No: "Moobs" are the result of estrogen causing excess growth of breast tissue. ...Read more

8

8
Is saw palmetto good for the prostate?

Probably not: There's much "pop" / "traditional" support and a believable mechanism of action, but it failed the last three out of three big controlled studies. ...Read more

9

9
Does saw palmetto have any side effects?

Does saw palmetto have any side effects?

Mild: Can upset your stomach; it's contraindicated in pregnancy. Forgive me, my question is why a 21 year old man is taking this stuff, which is at best a weak anti-androgen for old guys with bad prostates. If somebody's told you it's "good for your general well-being" -- bc, there is no such pill, in any system of medicine! Ask your personal physician whether it's wise to continue. ...Read more

10

10
Saw palmetto 10% oil is for male or female?

Saw palmetto 10% oil is for male or female?

Usually Male: It is usually used as a herbal remedy to treat the prostate, a gland in men, with some questionable effectiveness. However, it has been used for everything from asthma to breast enlargement, but it is considered ineffective. (also used for (but ineffective), coughs, colds, baldness, sore throat, chronic bronchitis, chronic pelvic pain, an aphrodisiac, relaxation, migraines, diuretic, infections, . ...Read more

11

11
Is it ok to take Cialis with 450 mg saw palmetto?

Is it ok to take Cialis with 450 mg saw palmetto?

Use cialis: Saw palmetto is rich in fatty acids and phytosterols. The only substance that cannot be taken with drugs like Cialis are nitrates. If you are not on nitroglycerin, you should have no low BP caused by taking Cialis. Good luck. ...Read more

13

13
What are the side effects of saw palmetto topical solution?

Saw palmetto: While I can't think of any harmful effects of topical saw palmetto, I also can't think of any medicinal benefits of applying topically? ...Read more

14

14
Are there any side effects from using saw palmetto topical solution?

Saw palmetto: While I can't think of any harmful effects of topical saw palmetto, I also can't think of any medicinal benefits of applying topically? ...Read more

15

15
How much of saw palmetto should take someone which suffers from prostate?

It varies, but: It varies depending upon the preparation, but safety and efficacy have never been established. What kind of prostate problem do you have? Check w/your doctor. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more

17

17
Can saw palmetto and maca root be taken together, or in the same day at seperate times?

Can saw palmetto and maca root be taken together, or in the same day at seperate times?

Yes: Maca root has no studies showing reactions with other drugs or naturals such as saw palmetto. Both are sold otc which meas the fda has deemed safe for usage.

I would suspect no problems but being careful and look up both from time to time on the internet. Companies selling them would not be happy if reaction reported. ...Read more

19

19
Can you tell me if I consume 480mg of saw palmetto and 1, 830mg of fenugreek every day for a month what will happen?

Depends: No one can really answer this question. Everyone reacts differently to things, and we cannot predict the future. What are you trying to accomplish? ...Read more

20

20
What do you suggest if I consume 480mg of saw palmetto and 1, 830mg of fenugreek every day for a month what will happen?

What do you suggest if I consume 480mg of saw palmetto and 1, 830mg of fenugreek every day for a month what will happen?

It might help: Saw palmetto often helps reduce prostate enlargement and hair loss though you may need more than a month to see benefits. See https://draxe. Com/saw-palmetto-benefits/
Fenugreek seeds can improve digestion, reduce inflammation, lower blood sugar, increase breast milk, increase male libido and thin blood, though the benefits will dissipate after you stop taking them. See
https://draxe. Com/fenugreek/ ...Read more

21

21
Can saw palmetto reverse psa?

No documented: Evidence. There is no scientifically valid evidence establishing that saw palmetto can reverse elevated psa. Saw palmetto may relieve symptoms of mild prostatic enlargement. ...Read more

22

22
Does saw palmetto cause impotence?

Does saw palmetto cause impotence?

Prostate treatment: Yes, possibly. All medications to treat prostate troubles except for antibiotics can affect the semen production and the libido. ...Read more

23

23
Can saw palmetto cause man boobs?

Possibly but...: Saw palmetto is reported to occasionally cause gynecomastia (male breast enlargement) but no one knows how common this is. It is not very common, as I have had many patients take this and none have reported this. Saw palmetto interferes with the conversion of testosterone to DHT. DHT aggravates prostate enlargement and baldness, but topical DHT may be effective in treating gynecomastia. ...Read more

24

24
Will saw palmetto give you man boobs?

Will saw palmetto give you man boobs?

No scientific study: My opinion is no saw palmetto is a herb for prostrate no scientific studies have shown it does. ...Read more

25

25
What are the effects of saw palmetto and birth control?

What are the effects of saw palmetto and birth control?

Less effective: "some birth control pills contain estrogen. Saw palmetto might decrease the effects of estrogen in the body. Taking saw palmetto along with birth control pills might decrease the effectiveness of birth control pills. If you take birth control pills along with saw palmetto, use an additional form of birth control such as a condom." www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/druginfo/natural/971.Html. ...Read more

26

26
Has breast massage and saw palmetto worked for anyone at all?

Has breast massage and saw palmetto worked for anyone at all?

No: Surgery is the only true tested method for enlargement of the breasts. Recommend formal surgeon evaluation by a board certified cosmetic surgeon experienced with breast surgery. Most surgeons offer complimentary consultations--take full advantage of educated advice before wasting your time, efforts and money. ...Read more

27

27
What is saw palmetto?

What is saw palmetto?

Prostate Health: It is a natural product that should help the prostate. Studies however have not shown that it really helps. ...Read more

28

28
Is saw palmetto safe to take?

Is saw palmetto safe to take?

FYI: The Journal of the American Medical Association reported on a double-blind study that eleven North American clinics conducted on 369 men. The study found that saw palmetto fruit extract failed to reduce urinary tract symptoms more than placebo. ...Read more

29

29
What are the benefits of saw palmetto?

What are the benefits of saw palmetto?

Not much: For a long time it was believed that saw palmetto helped ease the urinary symptoms due to an enlarged prostate (bph). But the most recent data, which includes pooled data from many trials (cochrane review) shows that saw palmetto just doesn't do much good. If a man has obstructive urinary symptoms, he is probably better off taking tamsulosin (flomax) or rapaflo (silodosin). ...Read more

30

30
How is saw palmetto when person has a foley?

How is saw palmetto when person has a foley?

Okay: This won't hurt. In many observational studies, this was thought to help with urine blockage. However, in a very large randomized trial funded by the nih it was shown to be no better than placebo. Consider an alpha-blocker such as doxazosin or tamsulosin instead. These are prescriptions with minimal side effects. ...Read more

Find us on Facebook