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Because of my frequent and difficult hot flashes due to the treatment for stage 4 prostate cancer, my oncologist prescribed Venlafaxine HCL ER (also called Effexor) 37.5 MG capsules. It is an anti depressant that has the side effect of reducing hot flashes in menopausal women. 37.5 is the lower of two doses. It’s only been two weeks but my hot flashes have been reduced in frequency and intensit…   Read more…

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Created Sep 26, 2011 in Prostate Cancer Group's resources · Like4
As with any treatment, prostate cancer treated with hormone therapy has potential side effects. Dr. Matthew Schmitz has listed the most common side effects in a general overview. They are as follows:
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"Into the Wilderness" is an autobiographical story that has just been published. It deals with life, mortality, and a cancer survivor's perceptions of those "two imposters." The book provides hope... more
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Dr. Neal D. Barnard recognizes that in the aging process many men have an enlargement of their prostates, causing annoying and sometimes painful urinary problems. .These problems are not inevitable... more

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