The effect of finasteride in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • 5-alpha Reductase Inhibitors
  • Androstenes
  • Azasteroids
  • Prostatic Hyperplasia

abstract

  • The treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia with 5 mg of finasteride per day results in a significant decrease in symptoms of obstruction, an increase in urinary flow, and a decrease in prostatic volume, but at a slightly increased risk of sexual dysfunction.

publication date

  • October 22, 1992

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 1383816

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1185

end page

  • 91

volume

  • 327

number

  • 17