Opportunities of Chronic Prostatitis Therapy with Flammulina velutipes


  • І. І. Горпинченко Ukrainian Institute of Sexology and Andrology
  • В. В. Спиридоненко Ukrainian Institute of Sexology and Andrology




winter mushroom extract, flammulin mushroom, Flamulin forte, chronic prostatitis, inflammation


The relevance of the prevalence of chronic inflammatory diseases of the male genital area is currently quite high. Considering the inflammatory process as a promoter of the development of benign and malignant processes in the tissues of the prostate gland and seminal vesicles, modern pharmacology provides for the effect on pro-inflammatory factors, highlighting immune responses in cellular and humoral immunity, as one of the foundations for controlling inflammatory processes.

The use of Flammulina velutipes lyophilized biomass powder-in the above context has significant prospects for both therapeutic and prophylactic purposes, with minimal risks of developing adverse events and excellent compliance. The combination of the obtained pharmacological effects when using the lyophilized biomass powder of Flammulina velutipes indicates the possibility of obtaining a clinical effect in persons with inflammatory diseases of the prostate gland and seminal vesicles. Flammulina velutipes extract can be used both in combination and in monotherapy of inflammatory diseases of the prostate gland and seminal vesicles, given a fairly complete theoretical justification of their pharmacological effectiveness.

On the domestic pharmaceutical market there is a medical product Flamulin forte, the main composite of which is F. velutipes lyophilisate, which makes it possible to take advantage of its effects in the treatment of some urological and andrological nosologies. Flamulin forte, like the abovedescribed products from the extract of the fungus flamullin, can be used as an immunotropic and anti-inflammatory agent, the action of which is aimed at reducing the inflammatory response and optimizing some of the immune response in the body of a patient with chronic inflammatory diseases of the prostate vesicular complex.

Author Biographies

І. І. Горпинченко, Ukrainian Institute of Sexology and Andrology

Ihor I. Gorpynchenko,


В. В. Спиридоненко, Ukrainian Institute of Sexology and Andrology

Volodymyr V. Spyrydonenko


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