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Is there an effective homeopathic remedy for BPH, please? Many

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Is there an effective homeopathic remedy for BPH, please?
Many thanks in advance,
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 4 years ago.
Thanks for this question

Yes, there is evidence that saw palmetto is helpful

Many studies support this and it has been used for many years for prostate enlargement

I recommend discussing with your doctor before starting of course

I would use the lipophilic extract 320 mg per day
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.

Hello from JA



I am Dr. Thomas, board certified in internal medicine and integrative medicine and I can help you with this and any follow up questions. I cover a lot of ground and might give you an answer or ask for information, but use reply to communicate with me for questions or added details.


Saw palmetto is not a homeopathic remedy. It is an Herbal remedy.


Homeopathic remedies are ultra high dilutions, as I am sure you know, and have nothing to do with a preparation such as saw palmettto.


In addition there is no such thing as a single remedy that is "for" a condition. There are several dozen possible remedies for prostate problems, and then several dozen more. If you tell me more detail I can tell you the remedies most widely used.

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