Study Title:

Prostate Cancer, Nutrition, and Dietary Supplements (PDQ®)

Study Abstract

This PDQ cancer information summary for health professionals provides comprehensive, peer-reviewed, evidence-based information about the use of nutrition and dietary supplements for reducing the risk of developing prostate cancer or for treating prostate cancer. It is intended as a resource to inform and assist clinicians who care for cancer patients. It does not provide formal guidelines or recommendations for making health care decisions.

This summary is reviewed regularly and updated as necessary by the PDQ Integrative, Alternative, and Complementary Therapies Editorial Board, which is editorially independent of the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The summary reflects an independent review of the literature and does not represent a policy statement of NCI or the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

This cancer information summary provides an overview of the use of various foods and dietary supplements for reducing the risk of developing prostate cancer or for treating prostate cancer. This summary includes the history of research, reviews of laboratory and animal studies, and results of clinical trials on the following foods or dietary supplements:

Calcium.
Green tea.
Lycopene.
Modified citrus pectin.
Pomegranate.
Selenium.
Soy.
Vitamin D.
Vitamin E.
Multicomponent therapies.
Other prostate health supplements.

Study Information

PDQ Cancer Information Summaries [Internet].

Full Study

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK83261/