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  1. I need some help with a urination issue
    ... diagnosed me with neurogenic bladder and started me on flomax (usually given to men with prostate problems to help ... sensation right away, but just go little bits. The flomax was a godsend at first and still helps a great deal ... luck! Honest, see if you can get a Doc to order the flomax and see if it helps!! Deb...

  2. Weak Urinary Flow
    ... leakage after ejaculating. The Urologist prescribed Flomax , but It made me feel light headed and my energy levels...

  3. Concerned about father
    ... Norvasc apo hydro lipidil supra allopurinol paxil flomax benedryl ventolin advar discs dilaudid. I personally...
    ... will, but it's a side effect for some people. The Flomax is, as you know, for his prostate. Side effects from...

General Health board

  1. mkyrapex side effect
    ... plavix isosorbide aspirin wellbutrin depakote risperdal flomax atenolol/hctz...

Allergies board

  1. Does anyone have these symptoms?
    ... also want to talk to your doctor about a drug called Flomax , which might help. You should expect a recovery...

  2. Brain Fog?
    ... The drugs are called "beta blockers", one is called Flomax . 2. Chronic Prostatitis: an inflammation of the prostate ... bacteria -but I disagree. This can also be treated with Flomax , but you can take supplements as well. I take Algonot...

Drug Interactions / Side Effects board

  1. will all these meds harm me long term?
    ... warfarin (blood thinner), potassium, Lexapro, Asacol, Flomax , and for controlling afib, Betapace (sotalol HCl)...

Pain Management board

  1. ?? about Morphine Pump
    ... nothing after 5pm but this doesn't even help.i am on flomax also.i have had my pump since 1995....

  2. Found out test results/testosterone results
    ... 58), who has RSD, and is on methadone, Wellbutrin, Flomax , Cymbalta, and Lyrica, among other things, has a testostero...

  3. Difficulty Urinating?
    ... intolerable. I really don't know if meds like flomax or other meds to treat poor emptying of the bladder...
    ... it's any big deal. However, they have meds (like Flomax ) for this very thing...... Ex...

  4. Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome - Need Help
    ... inflamatories and prostate medications including Celebrex, Flomax and Levaquin. That did not work either so my doctor...
    ... toradol, alphablockers like you mentioned including flomax , also low dose tricylic antideppresants used for nerve...
    ... inflamatories and prostate medications including Celebrex, Flomax and Levaquin. That did not work either so my doctor...

Back Problems board

  1. Those who suffer arachnoditis
    ... Finally he found what worked best for me and that was 2 flomax ea. day and cath. 3 times a day. The reason for the...

  2. Back and urological problems
    ... really wouldn't be able to urinate without Enablex, Flomax (I'm female), and Lyrica...and even then sometimes...
    ... kid...that it was o'kay to pee in the tub...gave me flomax , enablex and more or less sent me on my way. My...

  3. New Question Please Don't Laugh
    ... prostate which places pressure on the bladder. I now take flomax and it has cut down dramatically the number of times...

  4. Lower back pain, Swollen testicle with lump on it"
    ... very painful to pee. My urologist had me take 1 Flomax pill each day and it did not help. He then prescribed ... last 5 years I have been taking 1 Proscar pill and 1 Flomax pill day. I have had a hard time peeing. Recently...

  5. odd question, but asking anyway
    ... pain in back (back injury). I am currently taking Flomax everyday for it, helps when back is not really bad...

Arachnoiditis board

  1. I am scared and no one understands...
    ... Urologist tried several meds. with me and finally found Flomax , which is actually normally used for men. But he ... went 24 hrs. or more, without peeing. They upped the Flomax to 2 pills and I was feeling that urgency pain of ... now having to cath. myself 3 times a day and use the flomax . But, he said we had to do all of this to find a...
    ... Urologist tried several meds. with me and finally found Flomax , which is actually normally used for men. But he ... went 24 hrs. or more, without peeing. They upped the Flomax to 2 pills and I was feeling that urgency pain of ... now having to cath. myself 3 times a day and use the flomax . But, he said we had to do all of this to find a...

Brain Tumors board

  1. talk me into it?
    ... found it an easy decision when my questioning about Flomax resulted in a suspect DRE and order for a biopsy....

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. FTY720 First Dose Day
    ... me normal (hmmm) and I developed bladder issues and Flomax does a great job there. On the positive side, I still...

  2. Lesions on the spine
    ... neurontin, klonipin, depakote, trileptal, zanaflex, flomax , & let's see is there anything else, oh yes, lortabs...

  3. doubting my neuro
    ... my urine. He took me off the enablex and put me on flomax for 2 weeks. He said that depending on how that med...

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) board

  1. Semi-good news
    ... else. I've tried- Amitroptylene, Lyrica, Neurontin, Flomax , Desiprimene, Nortriptylene, Cymbalta, and I am sure...

  2. Medications you are currently using.
    ... Desiprimene, Neurontin, Prednisone, Lyrica, Cymbalta, Flomax ...those are the ones I can remember for right now...

Spinal Cord Disorders board

  1. 2 Weeks Post Op
    ... noticed that it has gotten much better. I was put on flomax which I took once and will never take again. They...

  2. GETTING SCARED...cancel surgery???
    ... INFECT. 7/4-7/9/2003 10/2003 NEUROGENIC BLADDER FLOMAX 4MG 11/2003 NODULES ON VOCALS CORDS FROM BEING...

  3. Strange pulse feeling in back of neck.......
    ... INFECT. 7/4-7/9/2003 10/2003 NEUROGENIC BLADDER FLOMAX 4MG 11/2003 NODULES ON VOCALS CORDS FROM BEING...

Cancer: Bladder board

  1. Lumbar Fusion--the bladder problem/question...What meds and why happening
    ... CES...but later realized that I have Arach. I take Flomax to help me go to the restroom and I also do a self...
    ... CES...but later realized that I have Arach. I take Flomax to help me go to the restroom and I also do a self ... m glad you wrote. I forgot that you told me about Flomax . I'm being sent to new Urologist. I went to a neurologist...

  2. Bladder Issues
    ... after an ultrasound and bladder empty. He gave me Flomax (for male prostate problems) and told me to come back ... in a week. The Flomax caused me dizziness and did nothing for the urgency...

  3. What is going on with my bladder?!?!
    ... the medication i believe your talking about is flomax . there might be some other ones but this is the only ... and i had to use a tinkle bag for like two weeks. flomax did help, but my insurance wont pay for it, and i...

  4. Any women out there with bladder neck problems?
    ... after a month, you should try something else. I think Flomax , a prostate drug that I tried for a while, is stronger...

  5. bladder neck obstruction
    ... xperiences. I'm on uroxatrel and imipramine, and have tried Flomax as well. I seem to flare up a couple times a year...

  6. Enlarged bladder neck causing prostate pain
    ... boards who takes the drug. Before that I was on flomax and hated the side effects, so I asked for something ... different. I think flomax actually worked better. Uroxatrol is on-again off ... obstruction, which was slowing down the flow of urine. Flomax and imipramine worked well, but I kept going off of ... flomax to avoid the side effects and then my symptoms would...

  7. Anybody else have a large bladder neck that causes BPH?
    ... which in turn causes pain. I've recently been put on flomax as a medication, but did not like the side effects...

  8. Bladder problems post rectal resection
    ... . Also, there are drugs to shrink his prostate-- Flomax is one of them, which will allow the urine to flow...

  9. Unusual Bladder problem..feels I have to go..help help..
    ... exercise would help but gave me a prescription for Flomax . I didn't use it just to see if my symptoms would...

Cancer: Colon board

  1. Need Chemo Side effect help
    ... a deal now-- there's actually a great catheter by Flomax ... it just requires tap water to lube it. Saves on ... them so much better. Have him give them a try. And Flomax didn't work for me... not prostate problems. 2000mls...

Cancer: Prostate board

  1. Need your help: Seeds or Robotic Surgery?
    ... stream, urgency, and some burning. After a few days on Flomax , those symptons subsided. I continued the Flomax...

  2. what does a .3 psa after radiation
    ... 3 weeks into the process, but that was managed by Flomax and didn't last that long. Most patients experience...

  3. Radiation experience, problems and prognostic hopes
    ... waiting for the next trip. I am down to one pill, Flomax . The Lupron has been stopped and I take Advil when ... that those too should return. I was taking one Flomax a day before this latest crisis and doing okay. Three ... sleep. Are there other solutions or alternatives to Flomax , are there foods or drinks or supplements that can...
    ... good move. I hate pills. But I cannot stop the FloMax , tried to do that and it did not work, instant no...

  4. prostate brachy therapy
    ... Have you tried any prescription drugs, such as flomax or any of the over-the-counter drugs to help with...
    ... a while after being able to dribble a few drops - flomax doesn't help against the pain...

  5. Neoadjuvant Hormone Therapy prior to Radiation
    ... have been treated over the past 5 years for BPH with Flomax and Proscar. It is larger then normal but not to the...
    ... have been treated over the past 5 years for BPH with Flomax and Proscar. It is larger then normal but not to the...

  6. Proton Beam Therapy???
    ... that's fairly common and after a week or so with Flomax , those problems seem to disappear. I stayed on Flomax...

  7. Pre-op testing before radical prostatectomy
    ... some burning, urgency) but these were relieved with Flomax . About three weeks post-treatment I was able to discontinu...

  8. Brachytherapy - February 6th 2008 (renewed)
    ... coincidence). 25-January-2008 - Started taking one Flomax in evening 5-February-2008 medication to clear bowel ... with 5 days supply of antibiotic, 1 month supply of Flomax , a card to show anyone if I have problems in that ... clearance to fly home – as long as I doubled up on Flomax for 3 days before and after the flight. All going ... anything of an erection. I feel that the double dose of Flomax is leaving me feeling quite washed out. Overall I ... post implant). Don’t know if it was cutting Flomax back to 1 a day (in the evening) or change of water ... Urinary convenience fell off a bit when I stopped Flomax (after 6 months), but careful attention to drinking...
    ... Urinary convenience fell off a bit when I stopped Flomax (after 6 months), but careful attention to drinking...

  9. How much robotic experience is enough ?
    ... urgency, and sometimes some burning. Drugs like Flomax generally relieve these side effects. There is nearly...

  10. what might be wrong?
    ... has given him a very positive prognosis. He is on Flomax , has sleeplessness (insomnia), gets up every hour ... all these symptoms be related to illness or to the Flomax ? I've been reading all the side-effects of the Flomax...
    ... problems, try green tea and pomegranite juice instead of flomax ....

  11. heart specialist needed
    ... urination, as well as frequency. After about a week using Flomax (2 a day in my case), drinking cranberry juice, and ... just about got back to normal. I expect to go to 1 Flomax shortly, and probably won't need that after 3 or 4...

  12. Anyone with Brachytherapy noticed insomnia as a side effect?
    ... exercise at all and does not have the energy. He is on Flomax , has sleeplessness (insomnia), gets up every hour ... all these symptoms be related to illness or to the Flomax ? I've been reading all the side-effects of the Flomax...

  13. advice needed please
    ... ejaculate for weeks. If he's on a drug for BPH (like Flomax ) that causes retrograde ejaculation, that could be...

  14. Brachytherapy 5 days post op catheter problems? will i be ok?
    ... They should have put you on Flomax ....
    ... cancer book. This involves both lobes. What would flomax do for me that uroxatrol doesnt do? Just an update...
    ... is that it doesn't cause retrograde ejaculation, as flomax often does. My experience with catheters is that it...

  15. PSA from 10 to 15 in six months
    ... can help me with this. My husband has been taking Flomax for a couple of years now for BPH (BHP?) and having...

  16. Urges to pee
    ... just have an enlarged prostrate and he can prescribe Flomax for that. I went through the same thing - just...

  17. Will my Dad be okay, with radiation AND seeds?
    ... with the doctor today and they prescribed him with flomax , I have no idea what this is for yet, but I'm going...

  18. Modern medicine vs Natural/Health routes..Can anyone identify with this? FRUSTRATED!!
    ... and immediately sent to a urologist. They put him on Flomax ..and after a few months with no improvements doubled ... his Flomax . That barely took the edge of the urinary problem ... within a month, but the improvement continued with the Flomax reduced to half!. Well, at his Dr. visit yesterday ... a Hebrew National! Dr said "GOOD! Keep taking the Flomax " BUT!! The Dr REFUSED to listen to what we had done ... my husband to continue taking the double amount of Flomax !! They TOTALLY blew off what we tried to tell them...

  19. could this be a prostate problem
    ... notice it, other days it's rediculous. i also took flomax for a week, didn't seem to help either. ANY SUGGESTIONS...

  20. Dry orgasms
    ... every third love making session, when I was taking Flomax and I really didn't like it. :) The first time it...
    ... weird. Prior to the cancer treatment I too was on flomax for awhile and had the same experience with my urologist...

  21. So what do you think??
    ... just says bad prostate and has me on hytrin. I tried flomax but did not like all of the side effects - it got...

  22. I urinate at least 10 times a night :(
    ... started at age 53 for me. I was put onto Proscar and Flomax and that did the trick! My PSA eventually went up...
    ... causes overgrowth & "congestion" of prostate tissue. Flomax is a capsule that relaxes prostate tissue & some bladder...
    ... an atonic bladder, and popped me onto the Proscar & Flomax which are pills. They had me back to normal within ... everything for about ywo months, and switched from the Flomax to Uroxatral due to retrograde ejaculations, a rather ... body, nothing is bad anymore! :-) I'm back onto the Flomax , and things are flowing well and no urgency is there...

  23. more catheter questions
    ... Hi Ron--ours is called Flomax , once a day, sounds like a drain cleaner doesn't it...
    ... taking a long time for healing to take place.) Still on Flomax . Is this typical? Any thoughts? And rfi-glad to...

  24. love life
    ... suffering from Peyronie's Disease. He is currently on Flomax , and it affects his libido, and ability to maintain...

Bowel Disorders board

  1. Worried...
    ... difficulty peeing. My doctor actually prescribed me some Flomax but I never got it filled. I would wash my hands and...

  2. 11 days after Hemrrohoidectomy-Question
    ... you contact a Urologist. There are medications like Flomax that relax the muscles of the prostate so he can void...

  3. Levator ani syndrome anyone, please???
    ... frequency) that mysteriously went away after I took some Flomax and modified my diet....

  4. Frequency/urgency to urinate for the past 5 months
    ... afterward. The second doctor prescribed a drug called Flomax , which is typically given to older men who have prostate...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) board

  1. IBS and fissures
    ... related. This was corrected through a drug called Flomax , which is an alpha-blocker (muscle relaxant). When...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. Arrrgh six weeks without Synthroid
    ... which doesn't seem to be curing as fast as promised. Flomax hasn't seemed to help with any of the symptoms. In...

Heart Disorders board

  1. anyone on sotalol for afib?
    ... take Vytorin, Cozaar, Norvasc, Sotalol, warfarin, Flomax without apparent interaction problems. I am just...

Interstitial Cystitis (IC) board

  1. 31 Y/O Male Interstitial Cystitis & Bipolar
    ... Hytrin, Elmiron x 3 years (perhaps some benefit), Flomax , prostate massages (though no evidence of BPH or prostate ... tiny kidney stone (which passed when treated with Flomax ). If he goes to a new urologist, what kind of guidance...

Kidney Disorders board

  1. had my first bout with kidney stones... have a question 4 someone who's been thru it
    ... Janaboo, I am on pain meds & Flomax and drinking loads of water to try and flush out a...

  2. kidney stones.
    ... abdomen. They prescribed me a five day scrip for Flomax which doesn't seem to be helping except making me...

  3. Not just one, but TWO stones?!?! Please help!!
    ... pass the smaller one using pain meds (ultram) and flomax . In the meantime, I made an appt. for the end of...

  4. went to urologist
    ... goes. He will see me again in 3 weeks. He gave me flomax to help relax the ureter. Anyone with experience...
    ... I took Flomax for several weeks in May and June. I didn't get any...
    ... I took Flomax for about two months to help pass the stones - before ... I did pass the stone after litho, but not sure if Flomax helped that or if it would have passed anyway. The ... it does say to tell your doctor if you are taking Flomax before catarac surgery. For a short time you should...
    ... support. i will have to check out the other posts on flomax . i am going to hold off on taking it tonight. see...
    ... The flomax is supposed to help push the stone along, it's not...
    ... ache...etc. That is why I do not want to start the flomax . if the stone has already passed than i do not need...
    ... to a 2nd urologist Wed of this week and he gave me Flomax to try to pop it into my bladder. I am trying...

  5. is it back pain or kidney pain?
    ... here is what test i want you to have. Oh, here's more Flomax , and I'll see you in a month (or more). Yeah, but...

  6. kidney stone update
    ... are any stones that are moving. He put me back on Flomax for another week. I go back to see him on the 15th...

  7. Flomax for stones
    ... Yes, I am a female and have been taking Flomax for about three weeks for an 8mm stone. Like you...


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