The early use of transurethral alprostadil after radical prostatectomy potentially facilitates an earlier return of erectile function and successful sexual activity.

@article{Raina2007TheEU,
  title={The early use of transurethral alprostadil after radical prostatectomy potentially facilitates an earlier return of erectile function and successful sexual activity.},
  author={Rupesh Raina and Geetu Pahlajani and Ashok Agarwal and Craig D. Zippe},
  journal={BJU international},
  year={2007},
  volume={100 6},
  pages={1317-21}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess whether early introduction of the Medicated Urethral System for Erection (MUSE(TM), Vivus Inc., Mountain View, CA, USA) after radical prostatectomy (RP) results in a shorter recovery time for the return to functional erections and successful sexual activity. PATIENTS AND METHODS In a prospective study of 91 sexually active men who had a nerve-sparing RP for prostate cancer, 56 were treated with MUSE (125 or 250 microg three times per week for 6 months) while the remaining… CONTINUE READING

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