Your Health: 2-15-13 Prostate cancer drug

One medication{}designed to help men beat the odds of a{}prostate cancer diagnosis may not offer any benefit.

A new study finds men with prostate cancer taking the drug, Proscar don't survive longer than similar men not taking the drug.

Researchers say, men do not appear to gain a benefit from the drug once diagnosed.

{}The data and conclusions should be viewed as preliminary until published in a peer-reviewed journal.