Which drugs are used in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)?

Updated: Feb 19, 2021
  • Author: Levi A Deters, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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Answer

Agents used in the treatment of BPH include the following:

  • Alpha-adrenergic receptor blockers
  • 5-alpha reductase inhibitors
  • Phosphodiesterase-5 enzyme inhibitors
  • Anticholinergic agents

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