Once again, we are not treating the diffuse changes in the prostate gland, but the diseases diagnosed with ultrasound and the resulting echographic images.
That is, the treatment of prostatitis, benign prostatic hyperplasia (adenoma), sclerosis of the prostate, adenocarcinoma, etc. Is prescribed. Medications used in the treatment of prostate inflammation are described in detail in the publication - Treatment of chronic prostatitis, as well as in the material - Tablets from prostatitis
With benign prostatic hyperplasia, the main drugs include α-adrenoblockers Tamsulosin (Tamsulide, Hyperprost, Omsulosin, etc.), Doxazosin (Artesin, Kamiren, Urokard), Silodozin (Uorek). As well as anti-androgenic drugs Finasteride (Prosteride, Urofin, Finpros), Dutasteride (Avodart) and others, which reduce the activity of 5-alpha-reductase,
Tamsulosin is prescribed for one capsule (0.4 mg) - once a day (in the morning, after eating), if there are no problems with the liver. Among the side effects are weakness and headache, increased heart rate, tinnitus, nausea, intestinal disorders.
The drug Finasteride (in tablets of 5 mg) should also be taken once a day - on a tablet. There may be side effects in the form of a depressive state, temporary erectile dysfunction and allergic skin reactions.
Doctors recommend Vitaprost (tablets and rectal suppositories) and Palprostes (Serpens, Prostagut, Prostamol), containing the extract of palm fruits Sabal serrulata.
Uses this plant and homeopathy: it is part of the multi-component Gentos (in the form of drops and tablets), take it for two to three months three times a day - one tablet (under the tongue) or 15 drops (inside). The main side effect is increased saliva.
If prostate cysts do not cause inflammation, then monitor the patient's condition and recommend taking vitamins. But, if the size of the cyst is such that urination is impaired, the procedure for sclerosing is shown.
How is prostate cancer treated, read in Prostate Cancer
In the presence of inflammation or adenoma of the prostate can improve the condition of physiotherapeutic treatment: UHF, rectal electrophoresis, ultrasound and magnetotherapy, massage.
In diseases of the prostate gland, in particular prostate adenoma, surgical treatment can be used in cases of ineffectiveness of drug therapy. Surgical methods used include laparoscopic transurethral (through the urethra) resection of the prostate and laparotomic adenomectomy with access through the bladder.
Minimally invasive endoscopic methods include radio wave needle ablation (transurethral), laser prostate encolement, electro- or laser vaporization, microwave thermocoagulation.
Perhaps the most well-known alternative treatment for prostate pathologies is the use of pumpkin seeds containing a complex of vitamins with antioxidant properties, omega-6 fatty acids, and lignans, which stimulate the synthesis of hormones.
Among the effective natural remedies are turmeric, green tea, as well as lycopene-rich tomatoes and watermelon.
On the means of complementary medicine, recommended for benign prostatic hyperplasia, read - Alternative treatment of prostate adenoma
It will help to reduce the intensity of some symptoms with the treatment of herbs: infusions and decoctions from the roots of the nettle, daisy flowers of the chemist's and calendula officinalis, yarrow herbs and sypetroid spray.