What is PERMIXON 160 mg used for?
The lipidosterolic extract of Serenoa repens (Permixon™) is commonly used to treat lower urinary tract symptoms related to benign prostatic enlargement.
Does PERMIXON work?
Permixon was found to noticeably reduce IPSS and QOL and increase maximal urine flow speed. The size of the prostate diminished insignificantly. Sexual function remained unchanged for 1 year and improved markedly within the second year (p = 0.001). Permixon had no effect on the level of prostate-specific antigen.
What is Serenoa repens extract?
Saw palmetto (also known as Serenoa repens) is commonly used to treat symptoms of benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) by inhibiting the 5α-reductase enzyme that converts testosterone to 5-dehydrotestosterone, prostaglandin synthesis, and growth factor actions.
What is omnic OCAS used for?
OMNIC 0,4mg is used in men for the treatment of the complaints of the lower urinary tract associated with an enlarged prostatic gland (benign prostatic hyperplasia). These complaints may include difficulty urinating (poor stream), dribbling, urgency and having to urinate frequently at night as well as during the day.
What are the side effects of saw palmetto?
When taken by mouth: Saw palmetto is LIKELY SAFE for most people when taken by mouth for up to 3 years. Side effects are usually mild and may include dizziness, headache, nausea, vomiting, constipation, and diarrhea.
Is Permixon safe?
Permixon had a favorable safety profile, with a very limited impact with regard to ejaculatory dysfunction compared with tamsulosin (0.5% vs 4%; p=0.007) and with regard to decreased libido and impotence compared with short-term finasteride (2.2% and 1.5% vs 3% and 2.8%, respectively).
Does saw palmetto increase hair growth?
Main benefits: Prevents hair loss, promotes hair growth, and reduces inflammation. Who should use it: In general, anyone experiencing thinning hair. Saw palmetto can provide benefits across all hair types, as it promotes scalp health. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should stay away from saw palmetto.
Is omnic OCAS safe?
Therapy was well tolerated: adverse events were noted in 1.6% of patients. Thus, it can be concluded that Omnic and Omnic Ocas are effective in all age groups of patients with LUTS/BPH and have a favorable safety profile.