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Prostate cancer, testicle removal, prescribed Ketoconazole, Domstalle and Rantac. Are they right?

My father had prostate cancer and his testicals were remover about 24 months back. Now since last about 6 months hisPSA has starter increasing. It was 34 in aug and is 79 now. Dr has now prescribed following:- (a) Ketoconazole 3 times (b) Domstalle BD (c)Vizylac OD (d) Rantac BD (e) Oestifos once a week I am not very sure, how and when these medicine to be taken and are they right medicin. How long do he has.
Asked On : Mon, 8 Oct 2012
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Hi Rajeev, ketoconazole is good old drug. We have lot of drugs available in the basket. Has it spread to bones? In prostate cancer , even in last stage, we can prolong the survival while maintaining the good quality of life. Instead of osteophos, zolendronic acid works well. Best is to see a medical oncologist. Take care.
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