Effect of oral administration of prostaglandin E1 on erectile dysfunction.

@article{Sato1997EffectOO,
  title={Effect of oral administration of prostaglandin E1 on erectile dysfunction.},
  author={Yuki Sato and Hiroki Horita and Hideki Adachi and Noriyuki Suzuki and Hitoshi Tanda and Yoshiaki Kumamoto and Taiji Tsukamoto},
  journal={British journal of urology},
  year={1997},
  volume={80 5},
  pages={772-5}
}
OBJECTIVES To investigate the effect of limaprost, an oral prostaglandin E1 (PGE1) derivative, on erectile dysfunction and to compare the effects of limaprost with a Chinese herbal drug, gosyajinki-gan. PATIENTS AND METHODS The study comprised 50 consecutive patients with mild erectile dysfunction who showed a good erectile response to intracavernosal injection with 20 micrograms of PGE1. Limaprost was administered to the first 25 patients (30 micrograms three times daily) and gosyajinki-gan… CONTINUE READING