Phytotherapy in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia

Franklin C. Lowe, E. Fagelman

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Abstract

There are numerous plant extracts that have been used for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia and lower urinary tract symptoms. While some extracts show promise, their efficacy has not been adequately proven in long-term, double-blind placebo-controlled trials monitored by an outside agency.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)15-18
Number of pages4
JournalCurrent Opinion in Urology
Volume12
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes

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Phytotherapy
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Plant Extracts
Prostatic Hyperplasia
Placebos
Therapeutics

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Phytotherapy in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia. / Lowe, Franklin C.; Fagelman, E.

In: Current Opinion in Urology, Vol. 12, No. 1, 2002, p. 15-18.

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