Saw Palmetto Seems Safe in Men With Urinary Problems, Kaiser Permanente Study  
10/30/2012 7:20:32 AM

The popular supplement saw palmetto may be safe for men with urinary symptoms, a new study finds - but whether it actually works is a whole other matter. Saw palmetto is a fruit extract that some men take for the symptoms of an enlarged prostate - like difficulty urinating, urine leakage or having to get up repeatedly at night for a trip to the bathroom.