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palmetto

1. any of several small chiefly tropical fan palms, esp any of the genus Sabal, of the southeastern US
2. any of various other fan palms such as palms of the genera Serenoa, Thrinax, and Chamaerops
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Saw palmetto extract and matching placebo gelcaps were donated by Rottapharm/Madaus, Cologne, Germany This study was conducted under an Investigational New Drug Application from the Food and Drug Administration.
Between baseline and 72 weeks, mean AUASI scores decreased from 14.4 to 12.2 points with saw palmetto extract and from 14.7 to 11.7 points with placebo.
Unsaponifiable Matter (1.8-3.5%), Water (?3%), Heavy Metals (?40 ppm), Alcohol Content (?1%) and Organic Volatile Impurities: Again, these tests do not confirm authenticity or adulteration because they only determine minor components of saw palmetto extract.
Palmetto Bay offers a selection of spacious one bedroom 'turnkey' suites.
Keywords: Saw palmetto; Serenoa repens; Hepatotoxicity; Lipid peroxidation; Liver function tests
Key Findings: Both groups had a small decrease in AUASI score during the 12-month study period--0.68 in the saw palmetto group (95% CI, -1.37 to 0.001) and 0.72 in the placebo group (95% CI, -1.40 to -0.04).
Several earlier studies showed that although saw palmetto didn't shrink the prostate, it eased urinary symptoms somewhat.
on June 28, 1776, a British naval force under the command of Sir Peter Parker began their bombardment, with eight ships combined pouring deadly shot into the palmetto log fort.
Manatee County continued to boom in 2004, with more than $1 billion worth of construction under way, including upscale condominiums on the formerly blighted Bradenton "sandpile" and multimillion-dollar high-rise condominiums at Palmetto's Riviera Dunes Resort & Yacht Club.
For this campaign, the agency was challenged to come up with a billboard series that stressed the heritage of The Palmetto Bank in Laurens.
This fourth outing (second on the Palmetto Records label) by New York City-based trumpeter/bandleader Ray Vega is a musical celebration of people, places and things that are very clear to the artist.
One builder that's Taking a close look at the Tablet PC is Palmetto Traditional Homes in Columbia, S.C.

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