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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 60 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Rapaflo
Rapaflo (latest outcomes from 927 users) has active ingredients of silodosin. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Enlarged prostate (latest reports from 41,940 patients) can be treated by Flomax, Avodart, Finasteride, Tamsulosin, Tamsulosin Hydrochloride, Terazosin Hydrochloride.
On Nov, 1, 2014: 60 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||1.67%||0.00%||0.00%||1.67%||1.67%||3.33%||25.00%||66.67% |
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.
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