Overview

Date palm is a plant. The fruit and pollen of the plant are used as medicine.

People use juice from the date palm for coughs and breathing problems. The pollen from date palm is used for swelling (inflammation) and sores inside the mouth (oral mucositis) and for conditions in a man that prevent him from getting a woman pregnant within a year of trying to conceive (male infertility).

The kernel from date palm is used in a cream for aging skin.

How does it work ?

Date palm fruit contains fiber and other chemicals that might help with digestion. The pollen contains chemicals that might act like hormones.
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