Dried Pygeum Africanum (Prunus Africanum) acts as a anti-inflammatory. It can be used for benign prostatic hypertrophy. It may inhibit the production and action of the enzymes in the connective tissue of the prostate gland.
USES & BENEFITS
Can be used for benign prostatic hypertrophy.
It may also aid in bringing down the levels of cholesterol found in the prostate gland
Useful in reversing male sterility if it is due to inadequate secretion from the prostate gland
May be used as supportive treatment of prostate cancer
Very similar properties to saw palmetto berry and stinging nettle root
Also used for pain caused by inflammation, kidney disease, urinary problems, malaria, stomachache, fever, and to increase sexual desire
How to Use
Decoction: 1-2 teaspoons in 500 ml of water. Bring to the boil. Simmer gently for 10-15 minutes. Strain. Drink 2-3 times per day.
Any BPH treatments should be under medical supervision
Side effects are very rare and only some gastrointestinal irritation has occasionally been reported