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pygeum (Pygeum africanum) is an herb used for symptom improvement of BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia) like urinary problems, difficult urination, and prostate inflammation. Side effects, drug interactions, dosage, storage, and pregnancy safety information should be reviewed and discussed with your health care professional prior to using this herbal supplement.

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