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International Urology and Nephrology

, Volume 28, Issue 1, pp 49–53 | Cite as

Usefulness of Cernilton in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia

  • S. Dutkiewicz
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Abstract

A total of 89 patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) were treated pharmacologically for 4 months: 51 received Cernilton and 38 Tadenan (controls). Significant subjective improvement was found in 78% of the patients in the Cernilton group compared to only 55% of the Tadenan-treated patients. The obstructive and irritative symptoms responded best to the therapy. In the Cernilton-treated patients a significant improvement in the uroflow rate, decrease in residual urine and in prostate volume were found. This study shows that Cernilton is an effective therapy for patients with BPH.

Keywords

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Finasteride Prostate Volume International Urology Residual Urine Volume 
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© Akadémiai Kiadó 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Dutkiewicz
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of UrologyCentral Clinical Hospital, Health Administration of the Capital, Ministry of Internal AffairsWarsawPoland

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