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Taking avodart (dutasteride) and flomax for three years for bph. Some of the symptoms have returned. Do these pills lose their efficacy after a while?

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Dr. David Sneid
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: The pills

Are a "treatment" not a "cure".
Check w/your physician and/or urologist as your BPH may have worsened or changed.

In brief: The pills

Are a "treatment" not a "cure".
Check w/your physician and/or urologist as your BPH may have worsened or changed.
Dr. David Sneid
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Dr. James Lin
Urology

In brief: Here are some ...

Combining taking 5-alpha reductase inhibitors such as Avodart (dutasteride) to shrink and alphs-blockers such as Flomax to relax the prostate urethra is the best possible marvel that modern medicine can offer, but only deliver their intended help to a degree.
Yet, the undesirable aging effect in growing prostate & impairing muscle relaxation could not be stopped and, in time, will exceed drugs can do so to ....

In brief: Here are some ...

Combining taking 5-alpha reductase inhibitors such as Avodart (dutasteride) to shrink and alphs-blockers such as Flomax to relax the prostate urethra is the best possible marvel that modern medicine can offer, but only deliver their intended help to a degree.
Yet, the undesirable aging effect in growing prostate & impairing muscle relaxation could not be stopped and, in time, will exceed drugs can do so to ....
Dr. James Lin
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