List of Treatments Used for Peyronie's Disease

Below is a list of non-surgical treatments that have been used to treat Peyronie's disease.

 

Date    Therapy

 

1743    Mercury and mineral water

1844    Potassium iodid

1864    Electricity

1876    Bromides and hyperthermia

1890    Sulphur

1896    Copper sulphate

1901    Salicylates and thiosinamin

1902    Arsenic

1907    Fibrolysin

1910    Ionization

1911    Milk

1911    X-radiation

1912    Ultraviolet light

1922    Trypsin injection

1922    Radium

1943    Diathermy

1949    Vitamin E

1954    Cortisone injection

1954    Hyaluronidase and steroid injection

1959    Potasium para-aminobenzoate

1960    Histamine iontophoresis

1963    Predinsolone

1967    Ultrasound

1967    Dimethyl sulphoxide

1967    Steroid iontophoresis

1970    Procarbazine

1975    Parathormone injection

1981    Orgotein

1983    b-Aminoproionitile

1985    Collagenase injection

1985    Laser ablation

1988    Prostatcyclin

1989    Lithotrypsy (shock wave)

1991    Interferon alpha2b

1992    Tamoxifen

1994    Verapamil

1994    Colchicine

1998    Propoleum

2001    Acetyl L Carnatine

2006    Pentoxyfylline

 

Adapted from Dr. David Ralph American Urological Association Annual Meeting 2009