Saw Palmetto for prostate enlargement. Is it effective?


Saw Palmetto works to reduce the size of the prostate and is effective for some over time. It is in almost every “Men’s Health Vitamin.” Think of it as a weak non prescription form of Proscar or Avodart. As I tell patients who ask me if this an other over the counter meds are worth taking, “It won’t hurt,” I say.

Saw Palmetto article in Medical News Today