The effects of finasteride on hematuria associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia: a preliminary report.

@article{Puchner1995TheEO,
  title={The effects of finasteride on hematuria associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia: a preliminary report.},
  author={Peter J. Puchner and Michael I. Miller},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1995},
  volume={154 5},
  pages={
          1779-82
        }
}
PURPOSE The efficacy of finasteride was assessed in the treatment of gross hematuria associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). MATERIALS AND METHODS A retrospective review was done of 18 patients who had been placed on finasteride (5 mg . daily) for the treatment of gross hematuria associated with BPH. A hematuria grading system was devised. RESULTS Of the 12 patients with longer than 3 months of followup (mean 14) 11 improved according to the grade of hematuria after finasteride… CONTINUE READING
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