Irving Kaplan, MD | Authors

The Role of PC-SPES, Selenium, and Vitamin E in Prostate Cancer

March 01, 2002

Prostate cancer patients commonly use complementary and alternative medications. There has been growing interest in recent years in the role of the herbal medication PC-SPES and the essential nutrients selenium and vitamin E in the prevention and treatment of prostate cancer. This article reviews the preclinical and clinical studies of these therapies.