Rapaflo (silodosin) belongs to a group of drugs called alpha-adrenergic blockers. Rapaflo helps relax the muscles in the prostate and bladder neck, making it easier to urinate.
Rapaflo is used to improve urination in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate).
Avodart (dutasteride) prevents the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT) in the body. DHT is involved in the development of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
Avodart is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men with an enlarged prostate. Dutasteride helps improve urinary flow and may also reduce your need for prostate surgery later on.
I don't know of anyone who has used these medicines, but the links below have reviews which you may find useful.
- Avodart Information for Consumers
- Avodart Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Avodart (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 12 Mar 2010 • 1 answer
Posted 10 Aug 2011 • 1 answer
Posted 5 Apr 2014 • 1 answer
Posted 21 Apr 2014 • 1 answer
Posted 18 Mar 2016 • 0 answers