Review: how effective is Tamsulosin for Enlarged prostate?
(By eHealthMe on Jul, 22, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.1/5
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 Tamsulosin (tamsulosin) is for Enlarged prostate. The study is based on 144 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Tamsulosin
Tamsulosin (latest outcomes from 7,724 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Enlarged prostate (latest reports from 41,838 patients) is typically treated by Flomax, Avodart, Finasteride, Tamsulosin, Tamsulosin Hydrochloride, Terazosin Hydrochloride.
On Jul, 22, 2014: 144 people are studied for taking Tamsulosin in Enlarged prostate
Tamsulosin effectiveness for Enlarged prostate (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Age of people who take Tamsulosin for Enlarged prostate * :
|Enlarged prostate||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.86%||19.44%||75.69% |
Who find Tamsulosin more effective for Enlarged prostate?
Age of people who find Tamsulosin more effective * :
|Enlarged prostate||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.36%||15.91%||72.73% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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