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Condition: Enlarged Prostate
3/30/2008 2:37:17 AM

Reviewer: Scooter 3, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Took 1 mg Doxaxosin; trouble sleeping; rapid heart rate;excess urination; feeling of bervousness, weakness.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
3/29/2008 6:35:36 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
2mg at bedtime since July 2007. It has pretty much eliminated the night-time urge to urinate anda the stream is usually pretty steady sometimes a bit weak. I've seen no real improvement in BP which has stayed around 140/85. Sometimes I wake up in the middle of the night feeling as if blood is pounding through my body. Anyone else experiencing this? It's a little scary but with a few de ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
3/15/2008 3:22:18 PM

Reviewer: Chuck, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Has helped with enlarged prostate, but not sure what is causing rash, burning muscles & skin from neck down to back and around chest and stomach. Very Very painful,with small bumps. Wondering if anyone else may have these symptoms. Have been taking this med for around 3 years or so, any feedback from others out there?

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
3/14/2008 2:10:02 PM

Reviewer: jsmet, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I'm on 8mg of this drug. I have several side effects from this drug, and it really isnt working 100%. I still wake every two hrs at night. One of the side effects is problems sleeping...this is killing me.. Next Doc appt. Have to switch

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
11/17/2007 10:29:05 PM

Reviewer: ranman, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It doesn't seem to be working and I'm not sure how much damage it may be causing my internal organs. I really think most prescriptions are written so the doctor can get their 'kick backs', i.e., money from the drug companies...if it actually works for the patient...great!

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