The effect of bromocriptine in patients with benign prostatic hypertrophy.

Abstract

A double blind trial of bromocriptine in the treatment of 14 patients with the symptoms of benign prostatic hypertrophy is reported. 5 patients did not complete the trial mainly because of side-effects due to an overdosage of bromocriptine. In the remaining 9 patients there was symptomatic improvement in 6, with objective evidence of improvement in 3 patients on flow rate measurements. The possible modes of action of bromocriptine in this condition are discussed.

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@article{Farrar1976TheEO, title={The effect of bromocriptine in patients with benign prostatic hypertrophy.}, author={David J. Farrar and Jan Pryor}, journal={British journal of urology}, year={1976}, volume={48 1}, pages={73-5} }