Dec 1, 2013 - Although finasteride prevents low-grade prostate tumors, it does not affect overall survival or survival after prostate cancer diagnosis. Although high-grade cancers were more common among men taking finasteride, up to 18 years of follow-up failed to show increased mortality in this group.
American Family Physician : POEMs
Aug 15, 2012 - What are the effects of medical, herbal, and surgical treatments in men with BPH?
American Family Physician : Clinical Evidence Handbook
Mar 1, 2008 - Although alpha blockers and 5-alpha reductase inhibitors each reduce BPH symptoms more than placebo, alpha blockers are more effective than 5-alpha reductase inhibitors.
American Family Physician : FPIN's Clinical Inquiries