Propecia / Proscar

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Regular Member

Date Joined Nov 2005
Total Posts : 154
   Posted 6/20/2007 9:06 PM (GMT -6)   
Do you think taking Propecia for hair loss (form of Proscar) for a non-enlarged prostate can actually cause PC?  Do you think taking Propecia after surgery could have any negative implications?

Post Edited (AEG) : 6/20/2007 9:10:51 PM (GMT-6)

Regular Member

Date Joined Mar 2007
Total Posts : 114
   Posted 6/21/2007 3:23 PM (GMT -6)   
Just talked to  my dr. on this subject yesterday. I wasn't on it post surgery but wanted to start now, he said go ahead, no worries

Diagnosed 1/26/07
Stage Tc1
Gleason 6
PSA 3.8
12 samples, positive in one 15%
Biopsy - 1% involvement, no bladder neck, Gleason 3+3, Tc1
Age 51
Surgery (robotic) May 4 2007 City of Hope
Final pathology - fully contained to prostate, TC1, Gleason 3+ 3
Fully continent one month

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Wednesday, March 21, 2018 1:23 AM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,942,089 posts in 322,819 threads.
View Active Threads

Who's Online
This forum has 161219 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, dkcrs3.
205 Guest(s), 2 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
HJQuinn, Girlie