What Is BPH?


  • Do you frequently have to go to the bathroom?
  • Do you have difficulty getting a good night's sleep due to frequent urination?
  • Do you have difficulty emptying your bladder completely?
  • Does the urge to urinate sometimes come on suddenly?
  • Do you feel the need to strain or push your bladder when you begin to urinate?
  • Do you have a weak urine stream?


Your physician has diagnosed you with enlarged prostate (BPH). You are not alone.
  • Enlarged prostate or BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia) affects over 17 million men in the US.
  • BPH occurs in approximately half of all men 50 years and older and up to 80% of men 80 years of age.
Watch a video about dealing with the symptoms of BPH