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SAW PALMETTO

SAW PALMETTO, Serenao repens
Parts used: Berries
Constituents: Volatile oil, Fatty oil, Ethyl esters, Fatty acids 25%, Sterols
 
Actions Indications
Diuretic
Anti-inflammatory
Antiseptic
Spasmolytic
Expectorant
Restorative
Aphrodisiac

Anodyne
Kidney stones, dysuria, functional disorders of the urinary tract
Prostatitis, enlarged prostate gland +Couch grass, Echinacea and pumpkin seeds (only Cucurbita pepo)
Nervous or irritable bladder, prostatitis, neurotic prostatitis +Echinacea

Bronchitis, asthma, whooping cough, throat pain, loss of voice
To reproductive glands, breast/ovary/testicle hypotrophy, prostate/ breast cancer +Red clover, Nettle root, increases sperm count, impotence, infertility, pituitary deficiency with progesterone; testosterone; thyroxine; prolactin deficiency, cold uterus

Yang + Yin tonic. increases nutrient assimilation
 
Herbal extract, 15-30mL per week BPH prevention 150mg else 2-300mg
200mg glycine, alanine, glutamic acid
100mg Pygeum
150mg Pumpkin seeds
150mg Nettle
Zinc, B6, A, C, E,
Energetics: Warm, pungent, astringent, sweet
Meridians: kidney, bladder, spleen, liver
Contraindications: None
 
 
 
 
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