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Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
10/1/2008 3:07:50 PM

Reviewer: Mountain guy, 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: 1

Comment:
Started taking after Flowmax was not very helpful. Still getting up 1 or 2 times a night (less than before however). The biggest problem is no practical erection and extremely difficult to reach orgasm if at all. Dribble of ejaculate if I ever do reach orgasm. Been taking Avodart 9 months, Flowmax 14 months. Still taking both. Must speak to my doctor about this as it is very frustrating.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
9/29/2008 6:25:50 PM

Reviewer: ljs, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After two week use, sex drive noticeably down. I'm into my fourth week and can add erection and sensitivity problems. Urine flow a bit better but not worth the trade off. I may have taken my last pill last night. At the least, I'll take a few weeks off to see if sex issues improve.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
9/24/2008 8:04:53 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Has helped my problem I think, has decreased my sex drive and seaman, taken with other medication had severe sweats and indigustion. I'm quitting the meds.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
9/24/2008 4:53:15 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
No change in symptoms

Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
9/12/2008 9:00:54 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
PSA down. Using in conjunction with Flomax. Sex drive is down to about zero which is a terrible side effect. Don't know what to do about that. Having vivid, detailed and bizarre dreams since I began taking the two together. Anyone else having this dream thing happening?

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