Pygeum africanum extract
Pygeum is a large evergreen tree, growing in the higher plateaus of southern Africa. Traditionally the bark of the tree was collected and powdered, then drunk as a tea for genitor-urinary complaints. Recently numerous clinical trials have demonstrated the usefulness of a standardized extract of pygeum for prostatic hyperplasia, particularly benign prostatic hypertrophy(BPH) Detailed Product Description Product name: Pygeum Africanum Bark Extract /Pygeum Africanum P.E. Latin Name: Pygeum africanum or Prunus africana Part used: Bark Active ingredients: phytosterols Test method: HPLC Appearance: Brown powder Odor: Characteristic Specification: 10:1 Main Functions Pygeum africanum extract can inhibit benign prostatic hypertrophy and cancer of the prostate. -Pygeum africanum extract has the function of restoring secretory activity of prostate epithelium. -Pygeum africanum extract also can be used for incontinence, urine retention, polyuria or frequent urination, dysuria. -Pygeum africanum extract can protect the bladder smooth muscle against cellular damage caused by ischemia and reperfusion. -Pygeum africanum extract can clear bladder neck urethral obstruction, significantly improve urologic symptoms and flow measures.