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is it safe to masterbate while on flomax

A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
39 years experience Gynecology
See a urologist: at age 23, slow urinary flow should not be due to an enlarged prostate (which is what flomax (tamsulosin) treats). so I question your diagnosis and tr ... Read More

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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kuglitsch
40 years experience Urology
Yes: Masturbation is fine but you may note the ejaculatory volume diminish with the flomax (tamsulosin). It does not hurt anything or weaken the erection.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Tsai
29 years experience Urology
Tamsulosin: Tamsulosin can cause retrograde ejaculating so this may make it more difficult
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vinod Lala
40 years experience Endocrinology
Yes.: It should be safe, as far as one maintains hygeine, safe methods and equipment to prevent infection.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Masturbation: Yes. Of course.
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes, but: Often people complain of fluid retention, so may need to add a fluid pill if needed.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: If it is safe to have sex, it is safe to masturbate. If concerned, ask your obstetrician.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Sex: Yes. Of course.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes: As long as you are on a stable dose and not sedated. However, if you get in an accident they will still try to blame you.
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
15 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Yes: Creatine is cleared through kidneys and Accutane is cleared by the liver. The two should not interact.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
17 years experience Infectious Disease
It depends: The context is important here. If Azithromycin is taken for a sexually transmitted infection such as chlamydia, then absolutely not! aperiod of 2 week ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Not a good idea.: You are taking an antibiotic because you have an infection. Your body needs to do its best to fight the infection. Do not interfere with that by drin ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Turek
34 years experience Urology
Sure: You make have backwards or retrograde ejaculation and notice a dry ejaculate when ejaculating on alpha-blockers. It is not harmful...You simply urinat ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Bryan
31 years experience Dermatology
Accutane: Accutane is metabolized through the liver and can cause irritation of the liver and elevation of liver functions on bloodwork. Alcohol can do the sam ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Singh
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Nothing is safe in pregnancy...Only if it is labelled as category b.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Charpie
30 years experience Pediatrics
It depends...: It depends on the indication for atenolol. If atenelol has been prescribed as an antiarrhythmic medication to prevent fast, irregular heart beats, one ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Ubiquanol: I am unaware of any literature that progibits use of ubiquanol with thyroid medicine. If you are pregnant, congratulations, you still can take ubiquan ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes it's safe.: Take care!
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Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Branched chain amino: Assuming you're referring to Branched Chain Amino Acids (valine, leucine and isoleucine), yes, you can take them w/Amoxicillin and just about any othe ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
Most likely yes: I could find no reports of any interactions. However, you should inform your prescriber that you are taking alternative/complementary substances like ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
You could: But i would avoid introducing objects into your body that may contain bacteria or other germs.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
12 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: While this is actually unlikely to cause problems, sunburn may be more likely while using methotrexate. Though it may depend on why and how you're us ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sinclair
37 years experience Family Medicine
Yes but...: If you are being treated for a vaginal infection with metronidazole, and your partner is not being treated, and you are not using condoms, then your p ... Read More
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