Enlarged prostate (BPH) is thought to be caused by an increase in the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT) in the prostate. DHT stimulates the production of prostate cells. Excessive formation of DHT leads to overproduction and enlargement of the prostate (hyperplasia). Another factor is the presence of estrogen which inhibits the elimination of DHT.
There are several reported mechanisms of action of Prostofine for use in treating BPH. That includes inhibition of DHT production, inhibition of the binding of DHT to its receptors and promoting its breakdown.?
Saw palmetto is a naturally occurring ingredient made from the berries of low growing palm’s of which are a native plant to the southeastern area of the United States. It has many positive reactions with the body for example while taking it the user will experience mild to moderate improvement in urinary symptoms and flow measures. Saw palmetto extract has for a long time been the most popular herbal extract used to treat “benign prostatic hyperplasia?which is the clinical name for an enlarged prostate gland.
Stinging nettle is often used to treat the symptoms of an enlarged prostate. It has widely been studied and numerous organizations have concluded that nettle root is the perfect solution for the treatment of urinary retention caused by prostate gland enlargement.
Pumpkin seeds which are also known as "pepita" have for a long time been used in Eastern European areas to alleviate and reduce the symptoms of common prostate problems in men. Pumpkin Seed has shown to alleviate symptoms associated with enlarged prostate syndrome. Molecules in the pumpkin seed oil work by interrupting the activation of prostate cell multiplying, there by becoming enlarged.