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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of alfuzosin Oral.

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31 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
3/5/2014 10:23:24 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Since I was taking Levitra for ED, my doctor said this would work as long as there was 4 hours between both medications. My typical BPH symptoms have mostly gone away such as frequent urination, difficulty starting, urge incontinence, and weak stream. No side effects. I take it after evening meal.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
1/24/2014 11:11:56 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
does not appear to work as well as other medications for this condition

Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
9/11/2013 6:25:19 PM

Reviewer: gyrene, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Light headedness.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
6/2/2013 12:06:39 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have used this medication for quite some time. It seems to have taken care of my problems with my prostate and kidney stones.

Condition: Enlarged Prostate with Urination Problems
1/31/2013 3:23:46 AM

Reviewer: Adrondax, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on this drug for 15 months. I feel less lightheaded than with Flomax. Recently, my pharmacist switched to another lab and I have far less episodes of lightheadedness. My physician recommended using more salt as a way to raise my BP. I have low BP because I have been an athlete since age 14; my current resting pulse is 50.

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