How effective is Avodart for Bph (Enlarged Prostate)?
Summary: 288 Avodart users have rated its effectiveness for Bph.
Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.4/5
This is a review of how effective Avodart (dutasteride) is for Bph and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Avodart
Avodart has active ingredients of dutasteride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from 8,564 Avodart users)
Bph can be treated by Flomax, Avodart, Finasteride, Tamsulosin, Tamsulosin Hydrochloride, Terazosin Hydrochloride. (latest reports from 17,476 Bph patients)
On Jan, 26, 2015: 288 people are studied for taking Avodart in Bph
Avodart effectiveness for Bph (number of people):
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Age of people who take Avodart for Bph * :
Who find Avodart more effective for Bph?
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- Does flonase affect those with bph?
I have bph. I also have allergies. I take avodart for bph and flonase for allergies. Does the flonase in any way affect my bph?
- Is pregabalin aggravate the symptoms of bph?
I am having BPH. for foot pain doctor prescribes Pregabalin. that night the symptoms of BPH worsens. Is it due to Pregabalin? pl.write.
- Alprazolam & amoxicillin
Have Diverticulitis from having Diverticulosis. Have had high blood pressure for
about 4 years and it is controlled with the Norvasc & Clonidine. Enlarged prostate is controlled with Flomax & Avodart. Meclizine is for vertigo, take 2 25mg per day, 1 Am & 1 PM. Take 1 Norvasc AM & 1 Flomax PM.
- Can hydrochlorizide cause bhp symptoms in 70 year old male
After suffering with bph(getting up 3 0r 4 times a night to urinate) having undergone a prostrate biopsy, my doctor took me off hydrochlorizide.
Soon after, my bph symptoms went away.
I take a 325 mg aspirin every day and have hypertension.
- Has anyone experienced transient global amnesia from taking avodart?
Began Avodart for enlarged prostate and having difficulty urinating....3 nights later had transient global amnesia, lasting about 4 hours. Doctor does not think Avodart triggered the amnesia Has anyone had similar experience?
I am hesitant about going back on the Avodart but need to address the prostate issue.
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I have taken Avodart at a very low dose of 0.5 mg avery 4th day for the past 8 years. The Platelet count has dropped slowly during that time. But did not get below the normal range until 2 years ago. Stopping Avodart for 6 months allowed the Platelet count to increase 10%. But restarting Avodart for 3 months resulted in a 20% decrease. Avodart now stopped for 3 months again and the Platelet count has increase 5%. The restarting of the Avodart occurred as I thought that the Lipitor that I had been taking was the cause for the thrombocytopenia. I am 73 years of age.
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Antihistamines , even in small amounts, cause my prostate to swell immensely. Several months ago my allergies reached the point I had to take something. I had a physician's sample of 10 mg Singulair, so I took one. To my amazement, I got quick relief from extreme allergies, but my prostate SHRUNK as much as it did on finesteride. Since then I take my usual 2 mg hytrin each morning and my 10 mg Singulair at night and the combo has all but done away with my prostatic hyperplasia. NEVER HEARD OF THIS BEFORE, SO I THOUGHT I WOULD PASS MIT ON.
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- Effects of eliminating folic acid
After my doctor recommended I be treated for an enlarged prostate I began to cut out all bread & cereal and replace it with home made bread made with a bread machine. I purchased a wheat grinder and wheat berries and grind my own flour. The result is not only my prostate problems are much better but after eating bread made with freshly ground flour I feel better and eat much less for lunch & dinner.
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