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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!

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
11/6/2007 6:10:56 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been taking 2mg two times a day about 3 years I can't say it has done much for my prostate problems but my blood pressure numbers are great.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
10/28/2007 6:35:56 PM

Reviewer: Marty, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking 4mg Doxazosin for maybe 10 years for a very enlarged prostate and it is effective in increasing my urine flow. I could not live without it. I take it at about 9 PM every night. If I take 6 mg it improves my night-time flow even more but it seems to lower my blood-pressure too much causing a weak feeling.

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