Prostate SR - Prostate SR comes from a palm-like plant that grows in the southeast United States. The berries of this plant are used to make the capsule form of saw palmetto.
Prostate SR blocks certain effects of certain hormones in the body and also has some anti-inflammatory actions.
Prostate SR has been used to treat symptoms of enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hypertrophy, or BPH), such as increased night-time urination or decreased urinary flow.
Prostate SR has been used historically to treat stomach or intestinal problems, bladder irritation, and bronchitis.
Prostate SR has not been approved by the FDA to treat any disease, and it should not be substituted for prescription medications.
Prostate SR has not been evaluated by the FDA for safety, effectiveness, or purity. All potential risks and/or advantages of Prostate SR may not be known. Additionally, there are no regulated manufacturing standards in place for these compounds. Some marketed herbal supplements have been found to be contaminated with toxic metals or other drugs. Herbal/health supplements should be purchased from a reliable source to minimize the risk of contamination.
Prostate SR may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Used for: Urinary problems associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). It may also have other uses. Check with your pharmacist for more details regarding the particular brand you use.
Prostate SR is an herbal product. It is thought to work by reducing inflammation.