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... That PSA monitoring program looks sound, but I'm puzzled about the urologist's statement that you would have to live with the side effects of BPH. ... (14 replies)
... to know more about your case, but I can well understand that your challenging circumstances may be occupying your full attention. That sure was the case for me and many others with prostate cancer when things weren't going well. ... (2 replies)
... prised your father has read some discouraging accounts on the web. One key point to keep in mind is that there are countermeasures that, at least to some extent and often to a great extent, alleviate side effects. ... (3 replies)

... s strange, as DHT is mostly made from testosterone, but there are other ways it can be produced, and a little DHT can go a very long way in making an ADT program ineffective. ... (4 replies)
... for hair loss. It seems to have worked and I didn't really lose more. ... (3 replies)
PSA 200 to 8
Aug 24, 2016
... That is a wonderful drop from 200 to 8 in your father's PSA! It indicates he is having an excellent drop due to the drug, and than means the cancer is also reducing in size. ... (4 replies)
... I haven't hear of Rapaflo or Silodosin 8, but they are likely fine drugs as I am just not very knowledgeable about blockage issues other than knowing that finasteride and dutasteride can help. ... (14 replies)
Rise in PSA
Jul 23, 2016
... I'm glad you found the Board, and hope you get several responses. ... (9 replies)
... prostate cancer. In simple terms, that amounts to around 5 or fewer bone mets, and soft tissue mets that are not too widely spread. With more than 5 bone mets, the cancer tends to be more aggressive, in current thinking. ... (2 replies)
... Had to retake a PSA test because of a botched lab mistake and that was before I was taking finasteride. When I retook the test I had been on finasteride for 2 weeks and the PSA came back at 2.5 which is lower than the 3. ... (1 replies)
... but they aren't likely to detect any when your PSA is as low as yours. ... (3 replies)
... I can't get a good feeling for how extensive the cancer may be and or how truly aggressive. ... (3 replies)
... I have just read your latest post today and Allen's response. Allen covered the key points, and I see it as he does. I want to add further emphasis to just one point. ... (8 replies)
... to the combo of Zoladex and bicalutamide? ... (3 replies)
... I've just read your latest post and Baptista's thorough reply that covers important points. ... (14 replies)
... As I thought about it, you did not mention that your prostate is enlarged or that you have urinary symptoms, which I was, perhaps erroneously, assuming. Finasteride and alpha1 blockers relieve urinary symptoms and have never been recommended prophylactically in their absence. ... (29 replies)
... from docking with and fueling the prostate cancer cells. ... (7 replies)
... Jim, you're response was awesome and much appreciated! ... (7 replies)
... nt points, but I hope this will catch you in time to reconsider getting a biopsy now. It may be the best course, but the decision deserves some more information and thought. ... (7 replies)
... and PSA test. The number was 1.8. He also prescribed Cipro although that did not really seem to do the trick, so I went to a urologist for further evaluation. ... (7 replies)


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