Saw Palmetto

10 Side Effects Of Saw Palmetto To Know Before Using

Saw palmetto can cause nausea, constipation, diarrhea, vomiting, and abdominal pain. It can cause dizziness and headaches and may inflame the inner lining of the nose, causing a runny or blocked nose. With its hormone-like effects, saw palmetto can cause fatigue, low libido, and impotence and even interfere with birth control pills. It's also not advised for pregnant and breastfeeding women. Since it can thin the blood, avoid consuming it for 2 weeks before any surgery.

Natural Treatment For Male Pattern Baldness

Androgenic alopecia or androgenetic alopecia (AGA), commonly known as male pattern baldness, is a type of hair thinning that occurs in most adult men. In this condition, hair loss occurs in a pattern and almost half of the world’s adult male population may experience male pattern baldness by the age[.....]

Saw Palmetto For Hair Loss: Does It Work?

Hair loss is most commonly seen in male or female pattern baldness which is associated with increased levels of a male hormone known as dihydrotestosterone (DHT). An extract of saw palmetto berries may block 5α-reductase, an enzyme that converts testosterone to DHT and studies have found that the oral and topical use can address hair loss.