Log in to your
account.
Quick sign up
It only takes a millisecond.
Terms and Conditions
Forgot your password?
No problem, we can help.
Enter your email address below, and you'll receive and email containing a link to reset your password.
Password reset
A confirmation email with a link to reset your password has been sent to at your request.
Please check your email and click on the link.
We do our best, but if you don't hear from us in a minute or two, please check your spam email folder.
For further assistance please contact us at support@treato.com.
Treato My Voice
Share your thoughts, experiences and ideas which could help others.
Please, no commercial content and no spam.
Make sure you enter your email address correctly so we can let you know when it goes live after a short moderation process.
The name that will be displayed with your story
Your email address will not be displayed on Treato, and will never be shared.
 
 
Thank you for sharing
Our editorial team will review this shortly and we will inform you once it goes live.
Treato My Voice
Thank you for sharing!
Your post was added to treato.com.
You’re one step away from being a registered user on Treato.
Just choose a password, and you’re done!
Treato My Voice
NOTE: All My Voice posts are carefully monitored by the Treato tream.
Your privacy is important. Treato will never sell or give your email address to a third party.
How to use bookmarks
Bookmarks allow you to easily access Treato pages that interest you through the My Treato
panel on the right
help-img
Successfully bookmarked the
page!
Bookmarks allow you to easily access Treato pages that interest you
through the My Treato panel on the right
help-img
To save and access your bookmarks from any browser, you need to be
logged in or create an account in 5 seconds.
Successfully bookmarked the
page!
You now have bookmarks. In order not to lose them, we recommend that you sign up or log in.
Security check
Let us know that you are a human.
Type the characters you see in the picture below
Submit

Alfuzosin vs. Flomax for Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy

Change usage

Alfuzosin

Rx
/ 340 posts
Other Names: Uroxatral

Flomax

Rx
/ 9,350 posts
Other Names: Tamsulosin
Rating:
Based on 340 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
Rating: 5 out of 5
Based on 9,350 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
Alfuzosin (International Nonproprietary Name, provided as the hydrochloride salt) is an alpha 1 receptor receptor antagonist used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). It works by relaxing the muscles in the prostate and Urinary bladder neck, maki... Read more on Wikipedia
Tamsulosin (International Nonproprietary Name) is an alpha-1a receptor-selective alpha blocker used in the symptomatic treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Tamsulosin was developed by Yamanouchi Pharmaceuticals (now part of Astellas Pharma) ... Read more on Wikipedia
Concern level
Top 3 Concerns
Dizzy
Did you have
this too?
Tiredness
Drowsy
Concern level
Top 3 Concerns
Burning
Did you have
this too?
Dizzy
Kidney Stones
See all concerns, alternative treatments and more
See all concerns, alternative treatments and more
Treato Video
Follow us
share this page
Help people by sharing experiences you've had with Alfuzosin or Flomax - your story could impact others.
Treato My Voice
By George P
April 3, 2014
George P wrote
chelation
Comment on this post
By Dianne Moore
January 1, 2014
Dianne Moore wrote
Lisinopril
Comment on this post
By Richards
August 12, 2013
Richards wrote
Flomax......side effects
Comment on this post

What patients are saying about Alfuzosin vs. Flomax

25 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
alternative. I had a reaction to Flomax a while ago,,,( one...
...an alternative. I had a reaction to Flomax a while ago,,,( one pill and I knew) ... He is willing to go down the list one by one to see which works with no side effects,,, otherwise, the laser...
If you want a similar drug that doesn't cause this problem...
...ejaculating when taking Flomax is normal. ...quit the Flomax you will start to *** again. If you want a similar drug that doesn't cause this problem ask your ...generic name is Alfuzosin). D...
came out when using Flomax). All Alpha Blockers will...
...I don't know why Flomax seems such a favorite ...came out when using Flomax). All Alpha Blockers will ...returned using Xatrol--also known as Alfuzosin (UROXATROL). In a nutshell, t...
orgasm. I recently went back on alfuzosin.. I take 1 every...
I think flomax is one to stay away ...I don't think there is proof alfuzosin/uroxatral does this. The only ...to orgasm. I recently went back on alfuzosin.. I take 1 every...
capsule/day How to use Flomax with Cialis for purpose of...
...have a Flomax (tamsulosin), 0.4mg capsules. But ...capsule/day How to use Flomax with Cialis for purpose ...#46 //??????????????????????????????????????? Same question UROXATRAL (A...
Avodart? How about Hytrin or alfuzosin? Flomax? Have they...
...to offer any opinion. Have you tried Proscar or Avodart? How about Hytrin or alfuzosin? Flomax? Have they considered a TURP?...
such as Alfuzosin, Silodosin, Flomax, Hytrin which are...
Medicine such as Alfuzosin, Silodosin, Flomax, Hytrin which are the alpha blocker medicines for prostatitis...
either alfuzosin (Uroxatral) or tamsulosin (Flomax) without...
...seems more effective than either alfuzosin (Uroxatral) or tamsulosin (Flomax) without the problems with blood ...irritates my prostate. Uroxatral and Flomax help somewhat, but I've had...
either alfuzosin (Uroxatral) or tamsulosin (Flomax) without...
...seems more effective than either alfuzosin (Uroxatral) or tamsulosin (Flomax) without the problems with blood ...irritates my prostate. Uroxatral and Flomax help somewhat, but I've had...
long did you take the Alfuzosin before it started helping...
...long did you take the Alfuzosin before it started helping the spasms? I think this ...alfa blocker like Flomax that Indy tried- did you have any adverse reactions to this like dizziness? what so...
feedback