4 patient evaluations for Tamsulosin taken for the purpose of 'bladder problems' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Major

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Jan 19, 2019 (Started Nov 19, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bladder problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.04 mg Daily

Jul 2, 2017 (Started Nov 19, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bladder problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.04 mg Daily

Mar 5, 2017 (Started Nov 19, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bladder problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.04 mg Daily

Sep 7, 2012 (Started Nov 19, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bladder problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.04 mg Daily

  • 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

Sep 17, 2009 (Started Oct 24, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bladder problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.8 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Taken WITH and must be WITH ditropan. Impact...bladder is now close to "normal" ...few "accidents"...not the case "pre"

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