December 07, 2022

Saw Palmetto 1:2 (Serenoa Repens)


Saw Palmetto is widely used for the treatment of an enlarged prostate (BPH)


2-4 mls per day, 15-30 mls per week

Parts Used:


Main Actions:

  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Male tonic
  • Anti-prostatic
  • Spasmolytic
  • Possibly antiandrogenic

Key Indications:

  • Mild to moderate Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
  • Chronic prostatitis
  • Inflammation of the genitourinary tract including cystitis, pelvic inflammatory disease
  • Male and female infertility

Major Safety Issues:

Caution with concurrent use of warfarin