Benign enlargement of the prostate is a disease that is characterized by an increase in the size of the prostate. This leads to problems such as frequent urination, urination problems. This disease is very common in older men. More than 50% of men aged 60 and 90% of men over 80 suffer from it. It is not a serious illness but it can lead to more serious infections so you should get a diagnosis as soon as possible. If the symptoms are severe the doctor may recommend treatment with drug therapy.
Finasteride is used for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (also known as the prostate) at a dose of 5 mg once daily. It may take six months or more to see the considerable effects of finasteride. Finasteride can improve symptoms associated with BPH such as difficulty urinating, getting up during the night to urinate, decreased urine flow, etc.