Review: how effective is Flomax for Enlarged prostate?
(By eHealthMe on Aug, 22, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.0/5
Long term ratings: 3.2/5
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 Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride) is for Enlarged prostate. The study is based on 411 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Flomax
Flomax (latest outcomes from 21,442 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Enlarged prostate (latest reports from 41,850 patients) can be treated by Flomax, Avodart, Finasteride, Tamsulosin, Tamsulosin Hydrochloride, Terazosin Hydrochloride.
On Aug, 22, 2014: 411 people are studied for taking Flomax in Enlarged prostate
Flomax effectiveness for Enlarged prostate (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Age of people who take Flomax for Enlarged prostate * :
|Enlarged prostate||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.24%||0.97%||7.06%||20.68%||71.05% |
Who find Flomax more effective for Enlarged prostate?
Age of people who find Flomax more effective * :
|Enlarged prostate||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.78%||6.98%||20.93%||71.32% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Took FIRST pill. Got up (carefully because of warnings) to pee and 4:00AM. Sitting on toilet pondering that it takes 2 weeks to feel effects. No memory of trying to stand up. Total syncope, came to crumpled in bathtub with concussion and 3 inch gas in back of head. 6 weeks later could not walk because of subdural hematoma. Burr holes drilled in skull and blood drained. Nightmare.
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