Global Urology Key Opinion Leader Discusses the Role of Standardized Saw Palmetto Extract as it Relates to Male LUTS Due to an Enlarged Prostate

Hear a leading global key opinion leader, Dr. Curtis Nickel, talk about the benefits of a high-quality saw palmetto extract for men with lower urinary tract symptoms associated with an enlarged prostate. Scroll to Session 1, Video 3 to see Dr. Nickel’s talk on Saw Palmetto. Credit/Source: Grand Rounds in Urology

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Experts in Urology Discuss the Past, Present, and Future of Saw Palmetto

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 […]

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Valensa is committed to the authenticity of saw palmetto

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Urology Expert Provides Compelling Case for the Use of a USP Verified Saw Palmetto Extract

J. Curtis Nickel, MD, FRCSC provides a compelling case for saw palmetto and why clinicians should not overlook its benefits. His insights are in response to a recent 3-part review published by Stephen B. Strum, MD, FACP, on the effectiveness of saw palmetto around the globe over the past 40 years. Source: Urology Times

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Valensa’s Chief Science Officer Presents New Research on Efficacy of a Lipidosterolic Extract of Saw Palmetto

In collaboration with Valensa, leading prostate expert Dr. Stephen Strum has published the most comprehensive, global review of clinical studies to evaluate the consumer benefit of  a lipidosterolic extract of Serenoa repens (LSESr), commonly known as saw palmetto.  Through an assessment of 40 years of data Strum’s findings validate the effectiveness of an LSESr like Valensa’s USPlus® […]

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Valensa CEO Discusses Astaxanthin Market Dynamics in Recent Article

In an interview at the SupplySide West trade show in Las Vegas, Valensa CEO Umasudan (Uma) Pal., noted that while the astaxanthin market has experienced growth over the last decade, “even golden-egg-laying geese can inadvertently be slaughtered.” To learn more about this antioxidant powerhouse, quality and consumer benefits read the entire article.

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Former OmniActive Executive Darrec Jones Joins Valensa as Global Head of Sales and Business Development

ORLANDO, Fla. (August 2, 2021) – Darrec Jones bringing over a decade of expertise building nutritional ingredient brands for OmniActive, has joined Valensa international as Global Head of Sales and Business Development. Darrec spent 11 years at OmniActive Health Technologies growing the organization from a start up to a highly reputable supplier in the nutritional […]

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Prostate Health and a Standardized Lipidosterolic Extract of Saw Palmetto

Prostate Health and a Standardized Lipidosterolic Extract of Saw Palmetto By Margaret H. Dohnalek, PhD, Chief Science Officer, Valensa International Controversy exists regarding whether or not saw palmetto products support prostate health and related lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), such as the urge to urinate, frequent urination, and waking up at night to urinate. These […]

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Spotting “Sham” Palmetto: Based on the USP Monograph, Valensa Tests Reveal Rampant Adulteration

Scientists analyzed nutritional profiles of products labeled “Saw Palmetto extract,”  finding little, if any, of the key fatty acids necessary to support prostate health;  FREE report available  ORLANDO, Florida (April 28, 2021) – Scientists from Valensa International tested market samples labeled as ‘Saw Palmetto extract’ from different suppliers and found that all the samples were […]

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Spirulina Whitepaper: Activating Immunity

Valensa International presents a new White Paper that outlines how Spirulina, dubbed a “Wonder Food,” supports the innate and acquired immune system’s army of Natural Killers, and adaptive T and B, cells. Published by Parry Nutraceuticals, Valensa’s sister company, the paper includes a comprehensive review of Spirulina’s antibacterial, antiviral and Immuno modulator effects. Read the full […]

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