Review: Comtan and Saw Palmetto
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Comtan and Saw Palmetto. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Comtan (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of entacapone. It is often used in parkinson's disease.
Saw palmetto (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of saw palmetto. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
On Sep, 25, 2013: 0 people who reported to have interactions when taking Comtan, Saw Palmetto is studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Comtan (entacapone)
- Saw Palmetto (saw palmetto)
No reports are found. Please check back later.
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You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- By Oakmeadows: Did you recover from bph?
(for a 70 year old man who has BPH, and takes Saw Palmetto, Doxazosin)
For unknown reasons my BPH symptoms have gradually disappeared. I was taking Doxazosin for 2-3 years but it never seemed to really help. I stated taking Saw Palmetto about a year ago. Gradually over this summer my BPH symptoms faded to almost zero. I'm not ready to claim that the Saw Palmetto di ...
(Number of patients like Oakmeadows: 825)
- By jim: Saw palmetto in prostate pills
(for a 73 year old man who has Frequent Or Urgent Urination, and takes Saw Palmetto)
i got very dizzy when I got up to urinate in the night after taking ultra prostate a couple of days... I returned the product
(Number of patients like jim: 119)
- By sonny b.: Saw palmetto berry and hbp
(for a 71 year old man who has Blood Pressure Decreased, and takes Saw Palmetto Berry)
recently got in to herbs ' had poor circulation in legs , hurt 24 -7 started taking ginger,powder & ginkgo leaf powder little to no leg pain now , yesterday started taking saw palmetto made one bath room call last night instead of 5-10 , have always high blood pressure with 2 -1/2 pills in am 1/2 at ...
(Number of patients like sonny b.: 188)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Comtan (entacapone) is often used to treat parkinson's disease. Saw Palmetto (saw palmetto) is often used to treat enlarged prostate. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Comtan is used in:
- Saw palmetto is used in:
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