Prostatitis is a disease that requires a comprehensive approach. Otherwise, inflammation of the prostate can become chronic. In addition to medical and surgical effects, a special device for the treatment of prostatitis can be used. Such a device is presented by many manufacturers and is used both in a hospital and for use at home.
Types of device for the treatment of prostatitis
The use of special equipment allows to reduce the treatment time, is not addictive, and is safe to use. There are also contraindications:
- tuberculosis of the prostate;
- malignant tumors;
- the presence of an acute inflammatory process.
The price of a device for the treatment of prostatitis depends on the variety and the main mechanism of influence. All options are divided into 2 large groups:
The transrectal option affects the gland with various magnetic fields, heat or vibration. This improves the outflow of secretions, reduces swelling in the affected area, and increases blood circulation in the muscles. It is worth choosing such equipment for those who have prostatitis in the initial stage.
Men note that with the regular use of transrectal devices, there is an improvement in erectile function, a decrease in pain and swelling.
If you decide to buy a non-invasive device for the treatment of prostatitis, then the impact on the desired zones occurs due to laser, infrared or LED study. Such devices help to remove puffiness from the tissues, spasm of the walls of blood vessels.
If such a device is used regularly, there is an increase in the effect achieved with the use of drug therapy. This allows not only to get rid of the symptoms, but also to improve the general condition.
Overview of popular devices for the treatment of prostatitis
An electromagnetic device for the treatment of prostatitis is used exclusively in a hospital setting, since it has a lot of contraindications.
The device acts on parts of the body with a high-frequency electromagnetic field. Such irradiation leads to an increase in temperature in the blood, lymph and muscle tissues. It:
- improves microcirculation;
- enhances vascular permeability;
- eliminates congestion;
- increases the barrier function of connective tissues.
The cost of such a medical device is quite high.
A device for the treatment of prostatitis, which is an electrical stimulator. Used to restore copulatory function.
It is used independently and is suitable for treatment at home. It has a special nozzle that is inserted into the rectum.
Combined device for the treatment of prostatitis, affects the prostate gland with:
- magnetic field.
It has analgesic and anti-inflammatory effect. Puffiness of the prostate with regular use goes away. To achieve the desired effect, the course is 10 sessions.
The specificity of the device lies in the fact that it improves sexual health, has a positive effect on the blood composition and circulation of the pelvic organs. Low-frequency vibration enhances muscle tone, and elevated temperature restores tissue elasticity. Can be used for purulent lesions.
How to choose the right device
The device for treatment should be selected together with the attending physician. For example, electrical stimulators are not suitable for treating people with blood disorders or fever. Laser exposure is also contraindicated in endocrine pathologies and cardiovascular diseases. Therefore, when choosing, not only the specifics of the course of prostatitis are taken into account, but also concomitant ailments.
Before buying, please note:
- medical devices for the treatment of prostatitis must undergo clinical trials;
- the equipment must be officially registered, that is, be present in the register of organizations;
- the mechanism of action must be described by the manufacturer;
- each device must be accompanied by an annotation that describes all the features of the use of a particular device.
There are devices that affect only the prostate gland and those that have a good effect on other systems. The latter include vibration stimulators. They increase the overall tone of the central nervous system. Electrical stimulators affect the entire male body. If you choose ultrasonic equipment, then it acts like a massage at the cellular level.
None of the devices should be used without consulting a urologist. There is equipment that is used only in a hospital setting. Treatment with the help of such devices can take place both inpatients and those who prefer to cope with prostatitis while on sick leave. Mechanisms for home use have a more affordable price.
Transrectal methods act through the rectum, so not all men may like the procedure. But the effect of them is almost always positive. Non-invasive methods do not cause discomfort, but with their help, the effect also occurs on other organs, for example, on the bladder.