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Saw Palmetto Extract (Powder)

Color : White Powder

Odor : Characteristic

Specification:

Total Fatty Acid : 45% min

Beta-Sitosterol (GC) : 0.02% - 0.14%

Loss on Drying : 5.0% max

Residue on Ignition : 5.0% max

Saw Palmetto is a small, palm like North American plant. The Saw Palmetto extract comes from berries of small palm trees, and the extracts comprise of different fatty acids and sterols. Native Americans have used the Saw Palmetto berry to treat genital, urinary tract and reproductive system problems. Saw Palmetto is widely researched and used in Europe, and is now gaining popularity in North America, and being used for its benefits for the urinary tract.

Saw Palmetto herb extract has been marketed as an aphrodisiac for men and women, and it's also anabolic (muscle building), and helps build muscle tissues. Saw Palmetto contains a variety of fatty acids including lauric acid, oleic acid, myristic acid, and palmitic acid, Phytosterols (Plant Sterols), and polysaccharides.

Of the many benefits associated with Saw Palmetto, treating BPH is obviously the most significant.

Below are some health benefits of Saw Palmetto Extract Powder:

  • Saw Palmetto inhibits testosterone action on the prostate, thus is used widely for BPH treatment.
  • Saw Palmetto also prevents binding of DHT to androgen receptors, hence helps with hair loss.
  • It inhibits androgen and estrogen receptor activity and helps both men and women to balance hormones.
  • Saw Palmetto herb helps treat bladder inflammation and helps with urinary flow.
  • Saw Palmetto is also used to treat impotence, frigidity, and also used as an aphrodisiac.
  • Some new evidence shows that Saw Palmetto may also help with thyroid deficiencies.