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Pygeum Remedy

Other Names: Pygeum, Pygeum Africanum
Traditional Usages: Urinary Disorders,  Treating an Enlarged Prostate Gland,
Resources: Africa
Parts Used: Bark
Health Warning:  Avoid during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding. Pygeum should only be taken under professional medical guidance


Pygeum - Herbal remedy for Urinary Incontinence: Take 50-100 milligrams of pygeum extracts twice daily, to treat prostate enlargement and urinary incontinence associated with it. 
Health Warning: Side effects and contraindications of pygeum have not been well documented and it should not be used without consulting your doctor.

Always seek the advice of your doctor before taking herbal remedies
   

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