Dutasteride shrinks prostate glands but it also has sexual side effects. It can cause diminished libido & block sexual satisfaction. What about penis size?
Dutasteride and finasteride are prescribed for BPH. Both drugs can trigger sexual side effects. A reader notes dutasteride and depression were devastating.
Are men alerted to dutasteride (Avodart) sexual side effects? What about elevations in blood sugar, LDL cholesterol or liver enzymes. Does ED persist?
A large Canadian study showed that men taking prostate drugs are more prone to depression, although it found no risk of suicide.
Millions of men are suffering from benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH) but will their medication lower their libido or cause persistent erectile dysfunction?
There is a good chance you are taking off label drugs. Do you know the risks and benefits? Doctors may not reveal they are prescribing without FDA approval.
As men age their prostate glands expand. Doctors prescribe alpha blockers to reduce trips to the bathroom, but there are some problems with prostate drugs.