The most effective drugs for prostatitis

Prostatitis has become a common disease not only among men over 50, but also among young people. One of the reasons is self-medication: using an inappropriate drug for prostatitis will not eliminate the disease, but only weaken the symptoms. The choice of medicine should be justified by the type of disease and the nature of its course.

taking pills for prostatitis

How to choose a medicine for prostatitis?

Complex treatment of prostatitis includes drugs from several pharmacological groups.

medicines by groups

pharmacodynamics types and forms of prostatitis
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs relief of inflammation and pain and muscle spasms, normalization of urination

all types and forms of the disease in an individual dosage

muscle relaxants and antispasmodics
complex preparations based on medicinal plants and nutritional supplements

improving blood circulation in the prostate, removing congestion, relieving inflammation

bioregulatory peptides
immunomodulators increasing immunity

alpha-blockers and 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors

reducing the volume of the prostate gland, normalizing the flow of urine in case of poor urination

all forms of prostatitis, prevention and treatment of prostate adenoma (benign tumor)
phosphodiesterase inhibitors facilitating the emptying of the bladder, stimulating the prostate, restoring erectile function

chronic prostatitis, weakened potency
analgesics eliminate pain symptoms

for acute prostatitis
antibiotics killing bacteria infectious bacterial prostatitis

hormones restoration of hormonal levels and the work of the glands advanced chronic disease
antiviruses destroying viruses and suppressing their ability to reproduce. Removal of swelling and pain in the prostate, reduction of temperature infectious viral prostatitis

List of the most effective drugs for prostatitis

Treatment of prostate diseases is carried out by medical specialists: andrologist or urologist. Medicines are prescribed based on the results of the examination, laboratory tests and ultrasound examination of the prostate.

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)

Medicines that stop the development of inflammation. Not to be used in chronic heart, kidney, liver, stomach and duodenal ulcers.

important! Taking NSAIDs can cause gastrointestinal side effects.

Antibacterial therapy for infectious prostatitis

To eliminate the infection, antibiotics from the group of cephalosporins, semi-synthetic penicillins, fluoroquinolones and macrolides are used.

release form tablets and powders for preparation of injection solution injection capsules, tablets
group of antibiotics fluoroquinolones penicillins cephalosporins macrolides


renal decompensation infectious mononucleosis, lymphocytic leukemia chronic kidney and liver pathologies in the stage of decompensation
application method tablets - 1000 mg/day, divided into two doses,

drip application from 200 to 800 mg once

250-500 mg 3 times a day 1-2 g/day, with a single injection of a medicinal solution with lidocaine 1% 250-500 mg 2 times a day

Alpha blockers and 5alpha reductase inhibitors

Alpha-blockers have a hypotonic effect, blood pressure is monitored during treatment.

Active ingredient tamsulosin hydrochloride dutasteride tamsulosin dibutyl sebacate
release form capsules pills

capsules capsules
dosage 1 dose per day, 0. 4 mg 1 time/day, 1 tab 1 dose per day, 1 capsule once daily 0. 4 mg
action reduces the tone of the smooth muscles of the urethra and prostate gland, improves the flow of urine and the exchange of substances in the muscles of the bladder, helps to eliminate the stagnation of prostate secretion

contraindications individual allergic reaction, orthostatic hypotension, liver failure

The duration of the course of treatment with alpha-blockers and 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors is determined individually.

Bioregulatory peptides

Medicines can quickly get rid of the severe signs of prostatitis and restore the disturbed processes in the prostate gland.

There are no contraindications except for individual allergies. Bioregulatory peptides are available in pharmacies without a prescription.

Muscle relaxants

The muscle relaxant prevents the destruction of prostate cell membranes, relieves pain by inhibiting the conduction of nerve impulses and increases blood flow. The initial dose is 50 mg, with the possibility of increasing to 150 mg.

Not prescribed for myasthenia gravis. Corresponding (relative) contraindications are kidney and liver problems, epilepsy.

It is not recommended for chronic pathologies of the liver, kidneys, myasthenia gravis and epileptic seizures.

Phosphodiesterase inhibitors

The use of potency stimulants requires caution. Medical consultation is required.

Antiviral drugs and immunomodulators

All antiviral drugs have many side effects. Contraindications include: hypersensitivity to the constituent components.

Prostatitis is an inflammatory disease of the male unpaired exocrine gland - the prostate. The quality work of this organ determines the reproductive health, sexual capabilities and psycho-emotional state of men. Drug treatment of prostatitis is selected based on the etiology and form of the disease. Improper or untimely therapy threatens the development of erectile dysfunction and prostate adenoma.