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Review: taking Comtan and Saw Palmetto together

Summary: there is no drug interactions reported by people who take Comtan and Saw Palmetto together yet.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between 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 has active ingredients of entacapone. It is often used in parkinson's disease. (latest outcomes from 2,214 Comtan users)

Saw palmetto has active ingredients of saw palmetto. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from 613 Saw palmetto users)

On Dec, 29, 2014: 0 people who takes Comtan, Saw Palmetto is studied

Drug combinations in study:
- Comtan (entacapone)
- Saw Palmetto (saw palmetto)

Drug effectiveness over time :

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* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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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.

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