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Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
6/10/2008 5:24:17 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Have been on Avodart for a little over four months. Have experienced loss of sex drive and an inability to achieve orgasm. Doesn't seem like the medication is improving my urinary symptoms. At my next doctor's visit, will be discussing with him discontinuing medication.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
6/9/2008 3:05:03 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
loss of sex drive,ED,inflamed penis head. otherwise it worked OK.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
5/29/2008 6:29:08 PM

Reviewer: RN, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am 77 years old, active and in good physical condition. Avodart reduce PSA from0.7 to 0.3, with a great price. My body hair all disappeared, hair on head was thinning, exacerbated ED (PDE-% drugs were not always effective), total disappearance of semen. Have been off for three months, all conditions are improving.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
5/25/2008 1:49:42 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been pleased with this drug. No side effects and better urine flow. PSA is down. I am looking to see further PSA declines soon

Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
5/12/2008 12:53:37 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Complete loss of sex drive, erectile problems, reduced semen quantity, enlarged brests, growing a lot of hair back on my bald head, reduced PSA from 5 to 2.5 in 24 months, did not help urination frequency at night much. Will as doctor if I can stop use for a while to see what happens to these side effects.

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