Avodart

What is Avodart?

Dutasteride (Avodart), manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline, is a dual 5-α reductase inhibitor that inhibits conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT). It is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia. It increases the risk of erectile dysfunction and decreased sexual desire.

Questions and answers on "Avodart"

i am 77 years old and have an enlarged prostrate 108 gr. i have taken avodart for 20 days and have become very sick so i stopped taking avodart 2...

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short answer: though you have removed 25gr of prostate through trans urethral resection of prostate(TURP) you have to continue medication like...

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I am 65 I had a Prostate Operation about three years ago,
I am on Dutasteride Avodart, one 5mg caps daily, and Betahistine Dihydrochloride tabs...

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Definitely, you can take herbal libido booster. There is no harm in taking the herbal product for erectile dysfunction. You may continue...

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Hi, I am a 29-years-old man . Recently I have been using Avodart tablets for my hair loss treatment for 1 month and now I have my face swellen and...

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Hi swelling of the face can be due to ur ukcerative colitis drugs especially azathioprine drug.first avoid that drug and then atarax 25 mg at...

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Hi Doctor, I am a 38 year old transgender woman (mtf), 5 11 , 235lbs, non smoker. I take avodart (anti androgen), coumadin and a small daily dose...

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I am 65 I had a Prostate Operation about three years ago,
I am on Dutasteride Avodart, one 5mg caps daily, and Betahistine Dihydrochloride tabs...

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i am 77 years old and have an enlarged prostrate 108 gr. i have taken avodart for 20 days and have become very sick so i stopped taking avodart 2...

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Hi, I am a 29-years-old man . Recently I have been using Avodart tablets for my hair loss treatment for 1 month and now I have my face swellen and...

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Can I stop taking avodart as I already have prostate cancer .

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