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Condition: Enlarged Prostate
3/23/2008 1:47:18 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Cardura works better than Flomax and has less severe side effects especially after a few weeks of use. Plus if I leave off the caffiene after lunch and the artificial sweetners altogether I could stop treating the prostate condition. After stopping the Flomax and going to 2 mg of cardura (doxazosin) my libido and erection and climax is much improved. There is still less semen but I can live with t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
3/23/2008 1:08:17 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Flomax has to many side effects and they did not go away with treatment.Cardura is much better after a few weeks when the side effects begin to lessen. Much less expensive.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
3/6/2008 2:41:57 PM

Reviewer: TJ, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
It took over two months before it started to work, and it almost seemed like things got worse before they got better. But now I sleep through the night without having to get up. Its works great, but give it time.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
2/25/2008 2:14:33 PM

Reviewer: warble, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Started using 2 months ago worked great at first, after 1 month had to increase dose with less effectiveness. With increased doses came increased side effects. No semen and insomnia.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
2/24/2008 3:45:07 PM

Reviewer: JOETUNA, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I DO FINE NO TRIPSW AT NITE! BUT I HAVE TO TAKE TWO TO GR EFFECTIVE COMPLETLY. I HAVE NEVER HAD HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE, THE VA WILL NOT PROVIDE FLOMAX. THEY WANT ME TO TRY DOXAZOSIN. MY DR WILL NOT APPROVE IT!!!!! I HAVE BEEN TAKING TOPROL XL FOR YEARS. I HAVE EXPERIENCED FAINTING! CAN'T CONTINUE THE COST OF FLOMAX. ANY NEWS OF A GENERIC??/ JOE F

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