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Condition: Enlarged Prostate
6/2/2014 3:01:20 AM

Reviewer: David C, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Don't use this drug! I'm 45 with enlarged prostate and decreased urine flow so my doc tried this. I took all of two pills and the side effects were pronounced and scary and I don't usually react poorly to medication. I immediately had retrograde ejaculation, stuffy, dry nose and dry mouth all within 24 hours. Symptoms way worse than the problem. I think the statistics are way sk ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
5/25/2014 3:19:28 PM

Reviewer: sailor, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
don't take if plan to have cartack surgery

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
5/16/2014 6:14:50 PM

Reviewer: thorey59, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
overall it helped me stop getting up numerous times during the night also helped with an increased flow. it helped with emptying my bladder not having to make several trips to releive myself went from several trips daily n nightly to only a couple to three trips also making sure i stayed aprised of the latest issues and updates and simple tests n procedures with my Urologist

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
4/20/2014 11:36:29 AM

Reviewer: Female (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
prostex.... SAW PALMETTO....

Condition: Enlarged Prostate
3/26/2014 2:19:28 PM

Reviewer: OldGuy, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Male, 73. Helped my issue but still have an "irregularity" with my prostate. Helps flow, but I have developed a "rash", "hives on my back and stomach which itches like crazy at night resulting in sleep loss.

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