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How effective is Avodart for Bph (Enlarged Prostate)?

Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.4/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Avodart (dutasteride) is for Bph. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 282 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Avodart

Avodart (latest outcomes from 8,554 users) has active ingredients of dutasteride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.

Bph

Bph (latest reports from 41,873 patients) can be treated by Flomax, Avodart, Finasteride, Tamsulosin, Tamsulosin Hydrochloride, Terazosin Hydrochloride.

On Sep, 30, 2014: 282 people are studied for taking Avodart in Bph




Avodart effectiveness for Bph


Long term Avodart effectiveness for Bph

Avodart effectiveness for Bph (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall17591087424
Long term
(1+ years)
219665818

Age of people who take Avodart for Bph * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bph0.35%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.35%2.48%17.02%79.79%

Who find Avodart more effective for Bph?

Age of people who find Avodart more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bph0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.02%23.47%75.51%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • From this study (7 months ago):

  • Was not an issue until very recently. No injury that I know of, and no extra-curricular sex. Had burning in same area some 20 years ago that had to do with scarring which was corrected during systiscopic procedure.

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