* *ADVISORY* *Green tea extract does not replace close medical follow-up in individuals at increased risk for prostate cancer or whose biopsies showed pre-cancerous cells. While green tea ointment may heal genital warts faster, the goal of any treatment program should be to prevent sexually transmitted infections. This is best accomplished by the consistent use of barriers, such as condoms. Green tea extract and ointment should not be used in the vagina.
DOSAGE:For biopsy-proven pre-cancerous prostate cells, take 1-2 grams twice daily with meals. For genital warts, apply as directed.
CONCLUSION:Green tea extract is cost effective and seems to be a promising option for men who had prostate biopsies that showed cancerous cells. Although genital warts tend to resolve without treatment, this next-to-nature ointment may speed things along. We conclude that green tea extract is a safe and effective product for biopsy-proven pre-cancerous prostate cells and genital warts. If you use it, remember to tell your doctor and other health care providers.
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