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How effective is Flomax for Enlarged prostate?

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 created by eHealthMe based on 412 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Flomax

Flomax (latest outcomes from 21,446 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.

Enlarged prostate

Enlarged prostate (latest reports from 41,776 patients) can be treated by Flomax, Avodart, Finasteride, Tamsulosin, Tamsulosin Hydrochloride, Terazosin Hydrochloride.

On Oct, 23, 2014: 412 people are studied for taking Flomax in Enlarged prostate




Flomax effectiveness for Enlarged prostate


Long term Flomax effectiveness for Enlarged prostate

Flomax effectiveness for Enlarged prostate (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall2010415910623
Long term
(1+ years)
548866715

Age of people who take Flomax for Enlarged prostate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Enlarged prostate0.00%0.00%0.00%0.24%0.97%7.04%20.63%71.12%

Who find Flomax more effective for Enlarged prostate?

Age of people who find Flomax more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Enlarged prostate0.00%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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