Improved Unine flow

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I just turned 77 and have been on Tamulosin .04 twice a day for well over a decade. My, now former, UR told me my RE was caused by a muscle (don't recall the proper name) was the cause and there no cure. He is a big advocate of the Urolift. I no longer see him since he ordered my Tamulosin dosage doubled while was in the hospital for another matter. I later found out from a young visiting doctor in HIS office that the dosage could have proven fatal! I then met with another younger UR who told me he enjoyed RE and endorsed the Urolift! I've had a weak stream for some time and don't completely empty my bladder.

About 2 weeks ago I began taking a small dose of Hemp Oil twice a day. The first benefit I have noticed is a much better urine stream, less urgency to go, and a greatly improved emptying of my bladder. I still get up once a night to urinate, but things have changed for the better.

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    I have not heard that a doubling of Flomax dosage could be fatal. I have seen people on this forum using twice the normal dosage, and my regular doctor (not Uro) told me last week I could double the dosage if needed.

    Do you have something else going on, like low or high blood pressure, or other medications you are taking?

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    I take two Tamsulosin every day - one in the morning and one in the evening with no issues. This has doubled my rate of flow from 3ml/sec to 5 - still very slow compared to normal, but it helps. Tamsulosin may lower blood pressure slightly so whoever told you that a double dose could be fatal might have been referring to blood pressure. I have never heard of anyone saying that a double dose of Tamsulosin might be dangerous here or anywhere else, so I am skeptical about this statement.

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    we buy it locally. It is called Charlottes web from Stanley Brothers. Im taking 1/2 ml twice a day right now

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      Cannabidiol (CBD) products could be classified as ‘novel foods’ and need European Food Safety Authority approval, potentially preventing millions of people buying products from which they are seeing huge benefits .

      Food Standards in the UK are going to stop its sale as a food supplement until more tests are done on it. This may take eighteen months so I'd better stock up 😃 This happened a few years ago on herbal products and put the cost up.

      A petition has been started that will go to Parliament when it has 100,000 signatures.

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