4 patient evaluations for Tamsulosin taken for the purpose of 'urinary retention'

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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

Oct 9, 2014 (Started Sep 26, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for urinary retention)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.8 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 5, 2013 (Started Sep 09, 1995)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for urinary retention)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 0.8 mg Daily

  • 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
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