Urethral Stricture

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What is Urethral Stricture?

The urethra is the channel or tube that connects the bladder to the genitals for the removal of fluids (urine, semen) from the body. A urethral stricture is the narrowing of the channel due to scarring in or around the urethra, which can block the flow of urine/semen and result in inflammation.

What is it like to have Urethral Stricture?

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, insomnia, fatigue, and pain) regardless of condition.
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What do patients take to treat Urethral Stricture and its symptoms?

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
How many evaluations
Treatment name(s)

(Adco-alzam, Alprax, Alprazol) 15 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
How many evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(Amineurin, Amitriptyline Troche, Anapsique) 10 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
How many evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)
Type
Procedures
How many have tried
1
How many evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(BuSpar, BuSpar Dividose, Normaton) 1 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
How many evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(APO Clonazepam, Clonex, Clonotril) 7 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
How many evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta, Cymgen, Yelate) 1 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
How many evaluations
2
Treatment name(s)

(Anexsia, Lorcet 10/650, Lorcet Plus) 13 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
How many evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(Advil, Advil Extra Strength, Advil Liqui-Gel) 42 more
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
1
How many evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(Apo-Lamotrigine, Epitec, Lamez) 14 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
How many evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(Apomorphine Topical Cream, InveAmp MSIR, Kadian) 16 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
How many evaluations
0
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Data from patients with Urethral Stricture, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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You’ve tried this treatment.

Compare treatments for Urethral Stricture

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
How many have tried
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
Treatment name(s)

(Adco-alzam, Alprax, Alprazol) 15 more
How many have tried
2
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(Amineurin, Amitriptyline Troche, Anapsique) 10 more
How many have tried
1
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)
How many have tried
1
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(BuSpar, BuSpar Dividose, Normaton) 1 more
How many have tried
1
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(APO Clonazepam, Clonex, Clonotril) 7 more
How many have tried
1
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
flat affect
How many evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta, Cymgen, Yelate) 1 more
How many have tried
1
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
2
Treatment name(s)

(Anexsia, Lorcet 10/650, Lorcet Plus) 13 more
How many have tried
1
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(Advil, Advil Extra Strength, Advil Liqui-Gel) 42 more
How many have tried
1
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(Apo-Lamotrigine, Epitec, Lamez) 14 more
How many have tried
1
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(Apomorphine Topical Cream, InveAmp MSIR, Kadian) 16 more
How many have tried
1
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
0
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Data from patients with Urethral Stricture, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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You’ve tried this treatment.

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Urethral Stricture on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 4
40s 7
50s 5
60s 4
70+ 0

Gender

Distribution of females vs. males

55% Females
45% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 2
20-29 years 4
30-39 years 3
40-49 years 3
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 15
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from Urethral Stricture patients who have completed their condition history
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