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I hsvr problem with prostate now I took all the medications factors prescribed but nothing work. Do you have on that you can suggest yo me I can try?

I hsvr problem with prostate now I took all the medications factors prescribed but nothing work. Do you have on that you can suggest yo me I can try?

Betaprostate: The conventional meds are Alpha blocker and many men get no help or are intolerant to them.

You might try betaprostate that you can find on line and it has helper thousands of men and has been around for a while.

If that does no work, get the surgey and you will be happier. ...Read more

Dr. Ana Adelstein
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Prostate (Definition)

The prostate is a gland that lies at the base of the bladder and surrounding a segment of urethra. It secretes a milky fluid that is discharged by excretory ducts into the urethra during the emission of semen. It is clinically important because enlargement of the prostate with age, and prostate cancer are two common ...Read more


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Medication for prostate inflammation

Prostatitis: Prostate inflammation can lead to pain, increased urinary frequency, or difficulty emptying one's bladder. Many men use an herb first for this called saw palmetto. Ejaculating frequently can also help alleviate the amount of fluid in the prostate.

But there are also antibiotics and other medications that can treat this common problem. ...Read more

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What is the best medication for enlarged prostate?

What is the best medication for enlarged prostate?

Nothing or pills: How bad are your symptoms? If you just get up once a night, avoiding drinking in the evening may be the answer. With more severe symptoms there are medicines, alpha blockers (flomax), reductase inhibitors (proscar) sometimes taken together. Cialis taken long term may help which by the way improves erectile dysfunction. Each patient is different. I recommend assessment by an experienced urologist ...Read more

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What is a good medication for prostate enlargement?

What is a good medication for prostate enlargement?

Here are some...: Do you have some trouble to urinate? If yes, go for evaluation by following info/instructions in articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onBPH-LUTS-VoidingTrouble. Html. Thereby you gain much insight on how to work well with your urologist. Clinically, 5-alpha reductase inhibitors can shrink the prostate and alpha-blockers can relax prostate urethra so to improve urine flow. More? Contact me.. ...Read more

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What is the best medication for prostate enlargement?

What is the best medication for prostate enlargement?

Prostate enlargement: The best medication depends upon the symptoms, prostate size, whether the patient is on other medications that may cause interactions, cost, and side effects. The treatment must be individualized by your physician. ...Read more

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Which medication for prostate enlargement is most effective?

Which medication for prostate enlargement is most effective?

See answer: There are two prototype drugs for "prostate enlargement", Alpha blockers and 5-alpha reductase inhibitors. This term usually refers to lower urinary tract symptoms assumed to be prostate enlargement though there is poor correlation of prostate size and symptoms. The 5ar drugs like Dutasteride physically shrink the prostate and reduce risk of BPH complications where Alpha blockers may aid flow. ...Read more

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Please help! What is the best medication for prostate enlargement?

Please help! What is the best medication for prostate enlargement?

Here is available...: I assumed you want to improve urine flow. If so, alpha-blockers such as doxazosin, terazosin, tamsulosin, alfuzosin, etc. Are the initial bid. If really having enlarged prostate, add 5-alpha reductase inhibitors such as finasteride, dutasteride, etc. Note: enlarged prostate doesn't mean always having problem to urinate although more likely, and vice versa. More dtails? Ask doc in expertise timely. ...Read more

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What medication is prescribed for a prostate gland which is enlarged in size?

Prostate: Generally the size of the prostate is not as significant as the presence of obstructive or irritative voiding symptoms. These can occur with various prostate sizes. Alpha blocker drugs improve symptoms by relaxing the prostate and 5-alpha reductase inhibitors work by shrinking the prostate. ...Read more

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What are medications for prostate cancer?

What are medications for prostate cancer?

Several: Depending on the stage, there are injection medications called lhrh agonists or oral pills that block testosterone. These can be taken individually or in combination, depending on the severity of the disease. ...Read more

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Besides flomax, (tamsulosin) are any other prostate medications available in generic form?

Besides flomax, (tamsulosin) are any other prostate medications available in generic form?

Yes: Yes there are medications other than Flomax (tamsulosin) that are used to treat BPH which are available as generic medications. The list includes: Hytrin (terazosin); Cardura (doxazosin), and Proscar (finasteride). Non-generic medications that are used to treat BPH include avodart, jalyn, rapaflo, and uroxatral (alfuzosin). ...Read more

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Can a benign enlarged prostate of an over 80 year old male be treated with medication or must it be partially removed?

Can a benign enlarged prostate of an over 80 year old male be treated with medication or must it be partially removed?

Other BPH Options: While a TURP (transurethral resection of the prostate) remains an excellent option for bph, there are several other surgical therapies. They are less likely to have side effects more common in turp, such as incontinence, impotence, retrograde ejaculation, or TUR syndrome (absorbing too much fluid during surgery). If medications fail or are intolerable, ask your urologist about tumt, tuna or gyrus. ...Read more

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I sometimes have sandy urine and occasionally get some cloudy urine I take medication for my prostate, are these things health or life threating?

I sometimes have sandy urine and occasionally get some cloudy urine I take medication for my prostate, are these things health or life threating?

Need evaluation: Passing sandy urine may be a sign of kidney stones. Untreated kidney stones can lead to problems but usually not life threatening. An evaluation will sort of the etiology of sandy and cloudy urine. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are other treatments besides medication for enlarged prostate?

Could you tell me what are other treatments besides medication for enlarged prostate?

Operative treatments: Besides medications and other supplements, most urologists will treat refractory BPH with procedures such as microwave therapy, laser vaporization of the prostate, or transurethral resection of the prostate. ...Read more

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I normally drink 2 bottles of beer daily in the afternoon or evening before dinner, will this affect my medication for my prostate enlrgement? TY

I normally drink 2 bottles of beer daily in the afternoon or evening before dinner, will this affect my medication for my prostate enlrgement? TY

Probably not: But, there are different types of BPH meds, so to be more accurate, it would depend on which. Alcohol can weaken the muscles in the bladder which are trying to push the urine past the prostate though. ...Read more

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Can benign prostatic hyperplasia be cured without without surgery and lifelong medication?

Not even with: surgery and medication. Surgery and medication will control some of the symptoms of BPH, but the changes in the prostate gland persist, i.e., there is no cure. ...Read more

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Any BPH prostate medications other than flomax (tamsulosin)?

Any BPH prostate medications other than flomax (tamsulosin)?

Yes.: Flomax (tamsulosin) is part of a family of drugs called alpha-blockers that relax the smooth muscle of the prostate and bladder neck, improving urine flow & symptoms. Other drugs in this group are terazosin, doxazosin, alfuzosin, & silodosin. Another family of drugs for BPH are 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors, such as Finasteride and dutasteride. These shrink the prostate and reduce episodes of urine retention. ...Read more

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Is there medication that alleviates frequent urination because of enlarged prostate?

BPH: Yes, assuming that your urinary frequency is due to benign prostatic hyperplasia (it may be due to another cause eg. Diabetes or uti) Alpha blocker drugs can help with these symptoms. Discuss with your dr. Or see a urologist. ...Read more

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Do medicine used to treat cold and flu duch as xylometazoline, neutralize the effect of prostate medications.

YES: Many decongestants can cause bladder neck tightness and counteract prostate medications. Talk to your doctor to see if it is safe to stop the decong. Or change to one with less side effects. ...Read more

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My father have enlarged prostate, medication is not responding. Does it require surgery? Is it a complicated procedure?

Options: Men with bothersome urinary symptoms due to enlarged prostate are treated with medication initially. For those not improved with medication, surgical therapy is an option. Different procedures exist from office microwave therapy to outpatient procedures using lasers or other energy source to remove prostate tissue. He needs to consult with his urologist to decide which approach is best for him. ...Read more

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Is it possible for medication for BPH and enlarged prostate to cause a decrease in sexual interest and reduce erections?

Is it possible for medication for BPH and enlarged prostate to cause a decrease in sexual interest and reduce erections?

Yes: Decreased sexual interest and reduced erections are side effects of both alpha blockers (such as flomax)and 5 alpha-reductase inhibitors (such as proscar). ...Read more

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I take medication for containing prostate cancer; I experience hot flashes as a result and I don't like it. What should I do?

I take medication for containing prostate cancer; I experience hot flashes as a result and I don't like it. What should I do?

Likely long-term: Androgen deprivation is a standard treatment for advanced or metastatic prostate cancer. Hot flashes are a common side effect, due to diminished testosterone levels. Hot flashes are likely to occur for a prolonged interval, extending even beyond the time that the medication is stopped, typically coinciding with testosterone recovery. Effexor, (venlafaxine) Megace, and Depo-Provera can offer relief. See you MD ...Read more

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Is Somnapure safe for a 72 year old male? He does take blood pressure medication (controlled) and I believe he has had previous prostate issues.

Mild sedation: Supposed to help with insomnia. data on it's effectiveness is lacking. Side effects of drowsiness etc. No specific adverse effects on prostate. Ck with your pcp about it's use with meds you are taking. ...Read more

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There is some natural products, that together with the specific medication, can somehow help in the prostate cancer treatment? Thank you so much.

There is some natural products, that together with the specific medication, can somehow help in the prostate cancer treatment? Thank you so much.

Natural products: There are such products; but in prostate cancer they can be dangerous because the lacking info about what they really are; there was a natural med sold before with estrogen in it; this can be dangerous. ...Read more

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What medication is best to take for prostate infection when you can't take cipro?

What medication is best to take for prostate infection when you can't take cipro?

Depends: Depends on Bacterial Organism causing prostate infection. Bactrim is commonly used, but it would not be effective if prostatitis is due to a sexually transmitted infection. ...Read more

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Will I need to stop taking my prostate medication before surgery for my cataracts? I'll need cataract surgery in the coming year. I take flomax (tamsulosin) for an enlarged prostate. Does this or any other drug cause a problem with cataract treatment? .

Will I need to stop taking my prostate medication before surgery for my cataracts? I'll need cataract surgery in the coming year. I take flomax (tamsulosin) for an enlarged prostate. Does this or any other drug cause a problem with cataract treatment? .

I: I agree---going off the medicine does not good. Just let your doctor know that you are on it and he can take the necessary operative precaustions during the surgery. Don't let this stop you from having the surgery that will improve your vision. ...Read more

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Enlarged prostate after a stroke, taking medication to reduce, has a catheter, bleeding of the prostate, cancer has been ruled out by the urologist, cleaning with saline bags. How long could this last?

Enlarged prostate after a stroke, taking medication to reduce, has a catheter, bleeding of the prostate, cancer has been ruled out by the urologist, cleaning with saline bags. How long could this last?

Common senario: It's not uncommon for an older man to experience a worsening of prostate enlargement symptoms while ill and hospitalized. Enlarged prostates often have varicose veins associated with them. Many times after a stroke, patients are placed on anticoagulant medications which cause or worsen bleeding from the prostatic varices. Often, saline irrigation is used to clear the bladder of clots. The situation should be temporary and should improve as his medical condition improves ...Read more