Home > Enlarged prostate > Rapaflo > Rapaflo for Enlarged prostate
How effective is Rapaflo for Enlarged prostate?
Overall ratings: 2.8/5
Long term ratings: 2.9/5
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 Rapaflo (silodosin) is for Enlarged prostate. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 58 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Rapaflo for Enlarged prostate >>>
What is Rapaflo
Rapaflo (latest outcomes from 926 users) has active ingredients of silodosin. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Enlarged prostate (latest reports from 41,776 patients) can be treated by Flomax, Avodart, Finasteride, Tamsulosin, Tamsulosin Hydrochloride, Terazosin Hydrochloride.
On Oct, 21, 2014: 58 people are studied for taking Rapaflo in Enlarged prostate
Rapaflo effectiveness for Enlarged prostate (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Age of people who take Rapaflo for Enlarged prostate * :
|Enlarged prostate||1.72%||0.00%||0.00%||1.72%||1.72%||3.45%||25.86%||65.52% |
Who find Rapaflo more effective for Enlarged prostate?
Age of people who find Rapaflo more effective * :
|Enlarged prostate||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||15.38%||76.92% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
Find out which drug is more effective in real world to treat:
Latest outcomes in real world:
What do you think? Post a comment.
Want to personalize this study to your gender and age? Start now.
Comments from related studies:
From this study (11 months ago):
I have developed a constant dry cough since taking Rapaflo 3 days ago. I do not feel a cold "coming on" and do not have a cold at present.
From this study (1 year ago):
only on 9 fingernails not affect on toe nails
From this study (2 years ago):
Doctor ask my father take Rapaflo to control his enlarged Prostate. He just take one pill on this Wednesday night, and after no longer than 3 hours, his feel his right arm and right leg cramp, next day, not only his right arm seriously pain, but whole body joint pain. Combine both leg cramp once a while. Until today(Sunday), he can not walk and move his right arm. Because once he move or walk will cause serous pain. Besides, his right leg turns really weak, I have to help him lift his right leg when he want get into the car or go to bed.
Post a new comment OR Read more comments
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- 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 p ...
- E.d. medication with rapaflo
Is there an ED medication that can be taken with Rapaflo ? I see that Viagra, Cialis, etc., have an affect when taken with Rapaflo. Any info on this ?
More questions for: Rapaflo, Enlarged prostate
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Singulair to the rescue
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 ...
- Silodosin and gynecomastia
By accident, I forgot to take my Rapaflo for over ten days. My breast itching, associated with doctor-diagnosed gynecomastia, went away dramatically.
I stopped taking it as if this day.
- Enlarged prostate psa dropped from 4.0 to 3.0
My PSA dropped from 4.0 to 3.0 after 1) reducing my intake of bread and bread products. 2) taking ginger root in the form of crystalized ginger 3) making my own bread. The flour i used was from fresh ground wheat berries.
More reviews for: Rapaflo, Enlarged prostate
Recent studies of taking Rapaflo in Enlarged Prostate on eHealthMe:
- A study of side effects of Rapaflo for a patient with benign Enlargement Of The Prostate. The patient has Frequent Or Urgent Urination
- A study of drug interactions between Atorvastatin Calcium, Rapaflo, Arthrotec for a patient with Blood Cholesterol Increased, Bph, Arthritis. The patient has Nail Growth Abnormal
- A study of side effects of Rapaflo for a patient with Enlarged Prostate. The patient has Joint Sprain (an injury to joint surrounding flexible fibres), Leg Crushing
- A study of drug interactions between Rapaflo, Prilosec for a patient with Enlarged Prostate, Acid Reflux. The patient has Rash (Rashes), Dizzyness, Reduced Sex Drive, Reduced Ejaculation
- A study of drug interactions between Rapaflo, Avodart for a patient with Bph. The patient has Lack Of Satiety
More related studies for: Rapaflo, Enlarged prostate
Recent Enlarged Prostate related drug comparison:
More related comparison studies for: Rapaflo, Enlarged prostate
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.