The Prostate Gland
A healthy prostate gland is essential to a man’s urinary and
sexual health. The prostate serves three primary functions:
1) to produce a portion of semen
2) to help eject semen during sexual intercourse
3) to act as a muscular valve to prevent the backflow of urine.
The walnut-sized gland is located at the base of the bladder and completely encircles the urethra (the canal that connects the bladder to the outside of the body). An enlargement of the prostate gland is one of the most common pathologies that occur in all men in all parts of the world. When enlarged, the prostate compresses the urethral canal to obstruct the normal flow of urine. This can lead to a wide range of urinary symptoms including frequent urination, nighttime urination, painful urination, urinary hesitancy, urinary retention and increased risk of urinary tract infections.
Daily Prostate Defense
There are a number of natural substances that have a long history of use for supporting the male genitourinary system and the prostate gland in particular. The most well-known herb is Saw Palmetto, which has been traditionally used by Native Americans for supporting the tissues within the genitourinary tract. Tomato is another well-known botanical that supports prostate health. This nutritionally-dense fruit contains a wide range of vitamins, minerals and bioactive substances that make it a powerhouse of nutrition. Most notably, tomatoes possess a deep red pigment known as lycopene that exhibits strong antioxidant properties. It is believed that lycopene acts synergistically with other tomato compounds to exert its effect within the body. Mounting evidence suggests that men who consume the most tomatoes or tomato products
Lastly, all of our Irwin Organics products contain a proprietary blend of organic Papaya and Ginger – two herbal digestive aids that may enhance the benefits of the other ingredients contained in this formula.
Why Choose Organic?
All of our Irwin Organics products are USDA certified assuring you that 95% or more of our ingredients have been organically produced according to the most stringent standards. The USDA Organic Seal ensures that no conventional pesticides and no harmful chemicals have been used in producing these nutrients. That means they’re good for your health, and the health of the environment.
Directions: (Adult) Take two (2) tablets daily.