In this insightful video, Dr. J. Curtis Nickel and Dr. Mark Moyad discuss the historical use of saw palmetto, CAMUS/STEP, and Permixon. Dr. Nickel clarifies that he thinks that saw palmetto is a good alternative treatment for patients looking for less invasive management options as long as a USP (US Pharmacopeial Convention)-approved product that is analyzed thoroughly is used.
Source: Grand Rounds in Urology Moyad, Mark A, and Nickel, J. Curtis. “Saw Palmetto and BPH – Past, Present, and Future.” February 2022. Accessed Mar 2022. https://grandroundsinurology.com/saw-palmetto-and-bph-past-present-and-future/