- MFG # SP31
- UPC # 766298007830
Throughout the world‚ an herb called saw palmetto has been used by men to support their overall well-being. Specifically‚ it works to support the prostate. Your prostate is a gland that produces semen‚ and it surrounds the tube that carries urine out of the bladder in order to eliminate liquid waste.
Saw Palmetto 320 by Pure Encapsulation promotes the healthy metabolism of testosterone‚ which is the primary male sex hormone. Testosterone levels may decline with age; therefore‚ a lack of testosterone may be related to the increased chance that older males have of developing an enlarged prostate. The prostate is normally supposed to be walnut-sized.
In addition‚ the saw palmetto extract in Saw Palmetto 320 works to support the urinary tract. This is because it may alleviate symptoms associated with benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH). While it typically isn't a sign of more serious health problems‚ an enlarged prostate can put increased pressure on the urethra; as a result‚ you may feel the need to urinate more frequently--having to wake up and go to the bathroom at night is common. Another common--and sometimes embarrassing--indication of BPH--is dribbling after urination.
Every softgel of Saw Palmetto 320 contains 320 milligrams of Serenoa repens (saw palmetto) fruit extract. This extract has been standardized to ensure that it provides sufficient levels of active compounds: 0.15 percent phytosterols and 85 percent total fatty acids. Phytosterols are plant sterols that may support cardiovascular health by latching onto cholesterol receptors in the intestines.
Take one or two softgel capsules daily‚ in divided doses between meals. At the recommended dosage‚ each 120-softgel bottle of Pure Encapsulations' Saw Palmetto 320 should last from two to four months.
Pure Encapsulations seeks to formulate and manufacture high-quality‚ hypoallergenic dietary supplements. Quality control during the formulation and manufacturing process is paramount. All Pure Encapsulations products are made with the most bioavailable ingredients possible.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Each softgel capsule contains:
Saw palmetto (Serenoa repens) extract (fruit)................................ 320 mg
(standardized to contain 85% total fatty acids and 0.15% phytosterols)
Other ingredients: gelatin capsule
Pure Encapsulations recommends 1-2 capsules per day‚ in divided doses‚ between meals.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?
Not to be taken by pregnant or lactating women. Rare side effects of saw palmetto include occasional gastrointestinal distress‚ nausea‚ vomiting‚ diarrhea‚ itching‚ and headache. Consult your physician for more information.
Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?
Saw palmetto may be contra-indicated with blood thinning medications. Saw palmetto is contra-indicated with oral contraceptive medications and estrogen replacement medications. Consult your physician for more information.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Artificial Color Free
- Artificial Fragrance Free
- Binders Free
- Corn Free
- Dairy Free
- Excipients Free
- Fillers Free
- Gluten Free
- Hydrogenated Oils Free
- Preservative Free
- Shellac Free
- Soy Free
- Starch Free
- Sugar Free
- Wheat Free
- Yeast Free
- Hidden Coatings Free
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