Conditions Treated: Cancer
Specific Conditions Treated: Prostate Cancer
Ingredients Used: Tinospora cordifolia
Description: Prostate Cancer, Carcinoma of Prostate
The Prostate Gland is an associate gland in the urogenital system of the male. The function of the prostate gland is to produce prostatic fluid which helps the sperm in the semen to swim freely and provide nutrition to the sperms. After the age of 60 this organ becomes a problem and can cause a number of diseases including cancer. Prostate Cancer/ Cancer of Prostate/ Carcinoma of Prostate is the third most common cause of death due to any cancer in the US. Symptoms of Prostate Cancer may include "Problems passing urine, such as pain, difficulty starting or stopping the stream, or dribbling, low back pain and pain during ejaculation". Prostate Cancer treatment often depends on the stage of the cancer. How fast the cancer grows and how different it is from surrounding tissue helps determine the stage. Treatment may include "surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy or control of hormones that affect the cancer". Free radicals have been indicted as the primary cause of various malignancies. The content of flavonoids in Tinospora cordifolia extracts was significant. The antioxidant activity of Tinospora cordifolia extracts was almost two times higher than other commonly used antioxidants like Selenium and vitamin E. Ingredients present in Tinospora cordifolia extracts showed long lasting radical scavenging activity and the EPR spectra were recorded in time to follow the reaction kinetics. .The Tinospora cordifolia extract have demonstrated significant anti-tumorous, anti-cancerous and selective toxicity against various types of cancer cells. Tinospora cordifolia extracts can be used with confidence to treat Prostate Cancer along with other conventional treatments with chemotherapeutic agents.
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