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Old 02-08-2013, 07:02 AM   #3
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Re: Finasteride (Proscar) or Flomax?

Originally Posted by tdubb1994 View Post
I am taking Flomax right now. Im 19 years old and have prostatitis. 8th day of both cipro and flomax. The flomax seems to be helping a little bit. I am having ejaculation problems though, which is one side effect of flomax. But if I were you I would go with Flomax. Good luck to you
That's what I was thinking, except Flomax does not reduce the size of the Prostate, which is the problem, and Finasteride is supposed to. I need to determine first if the sexual problems are related to the enlarged prostate or the Flomax. I no longer have the difficulty urinating, the pain or the frequency issue since the infection is gone so hopefully I'll have time to figure it out. But I have decided to talk to a Urologist instead of my regular Doctor.

Wow, 19 seems awfully young for this type of problem. I would imagine that is rare.

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