9 patient evaluations for Tamsulosin with a cost of < $25

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Jan 30, 2017 (Started Dec 07, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for benign prostatic hyperplasia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.4 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Medication at mornings after breakfast seems to work best for me.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2015 (Started Mar 01, 2017)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for benign prostatic hyperplasia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 2, 2015 (Started Jul 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for urinary retention)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.4 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take mine before bed each night (per Dr instructions) but I believe it helps me all day.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 25, 2013 (Started Aug 10, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bladder problems)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dizziness with hypotension upon standing)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.4 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dizziness with hypotension upon standing

Oct 8, 2009 (Started Aug 10, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for bladder problems)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dizziness with hypotension upon standing)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 0.4 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dizziness with hypotension upon standing

Jan 4, 2009 (Started Aug 10, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for bladder problems)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dizziness with hypotension upon standing)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.4 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dizziness with hypotension upon standing

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 1, 2013 (Started Feb 18, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bladder problems)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for urinary retention)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (overactive bladder)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 1, 2005 (Started Feb 18, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bladder problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: It was necessary to help increase urine flow after my first kidney transplant in March 2005.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 15, 2012 (Started Sep 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for urinary urgency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.8 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 1, 2012 (Started Sep 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for urinary urgency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.8 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 28, 2010 (Started Sep 16, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.4 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 13, 2010 (Started Sep 16, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.4 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I wouldn't say this has fixed my incontinence issues. I still have to RUN to the bathroom sometimes. I learned that I am capable of emptying my bladder; but to do so I have to lean forward and push and push and push. I think this behavioral modification has been, if anything, more effective than the medication.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 10, 2010 (Started Feb 16, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for bladder problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 0.4 mg Every other day
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 26, 2009 (Started Feb 16, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for bladder problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.4 mg Every other day
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 3, 2009 (Started Aug 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for urinary urgency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.4 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: helped decrease urgency during daytime hours. still had to get up often at night.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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