The Role of Tomato Products and Lycopene in the Prevention of Prostate Cancer: A Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies

17 Mar 2014Mahyar Etminan, Bahi Takkouche and Francisco Caamaño-Isorna

Our results show that tomato products may play a role in the prevention of prostate cancer. However, this effect is modest and restricted to high amounts of tomato intake.

Meta Analysis
1 effect
21 subjects

Reported Outcomes


Tomato Nutrition risk & protective factor
Minor Protective Factor Tomato

Prostate Cancer Reproductive outcome
Minor decreased risk of Prostate Cancer
Reproductive system

High evidence