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If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Avodart, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Avodart side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Avodart.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Avodart side effects are:
Erectile Disfunction (42 reports)
Less Ej (39 reports)
Loss Of Strength (23 reports)
Less Ejaculation (20 reports)
Dizziness/lightheadedness (19 reports)
Hairloss On My Legs (17 reports)
Hairloss On My Legs, Erectile Dysfunktion, Less Ej (12 reports)
Joint Pain (6 reports)
Weakness (6 reports)

If you have experienced a side effect listed above, you can check a box to report it.


To view a complete list of submitted side effects, please follow the link Avodart side effects . You can also compare Avodart side effects or view FDA reports.

Avodart Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Avodart reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Avodart on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

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Breast Enlargement, Breast Tenderness
on Dec 20, 2013 Male from US , 64 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Avodart. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Avodart side effects: breast enlargement, breast tenderness. Avodart dosage: N/A.

Breast Enlargement, Breast Tenderness
Patient was taking Avodart. Patient felt the following Avodart side effects: breast enlargement, breast tenderness on Dec 20, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 83 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Avodart dosage: N/A.

Blood Glucose Decreased
Adverse event was reported on Dec 20, 2013 by a Male taking Avodart (Dosage: .5mg Per Day) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 71 years of age, After Avodart was administered, patient encountered several Avodart side effects: blood glucose decreased.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Heart Rate Decreased, Asthenia
on Dec 20, 2013 Male from US , 74 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Avodart. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Avodart side effects: heart rate decreased, asthenia. Avodart dosage: 1cap Per Day.
Associated medications used:


Alopecia, Nausea, Feeling Abnormal, Burning Sensation, Pruritus, Blood Testosterone Increased, Nipple Pain, Insomnia
on Dec 20, 2013 Male from US , 52 years of age, was treated with Avodart. Patient felt the following Avodart side effects: alopecia, nausea, feeling abnormal, burning sensation, pruritus, blood testosterone increased, nipple pain, insomnia. Avodart dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Neoplasm Prostate, Blood Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Increased, Haemoglobin Increased, Blood Creatinine Decreased, Blood Testosterone Decreased, Prostatitis, Genital Discomfort
Patient was taking Avodart. After Avodart was administered, patient encountered several Avodart side effects: neoplasm prostate, blood thyroid stimulating hormone increased, haemoglobin increased, blood creatinine decreased, blood testosterone decreased, prostatitis, genital discomfort on Dec 20, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 67 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Avodart dosage: .5mg Per Day.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Ramipril
  • Amlodipine
  • Baby Aspirin
  • Crestor
  • Niaspan


Nipple Pain, Gynaecomastia
Adverse event was reported on Dec 20, 2013 by a Male taking Avodart (Dosage: .5mg Three Times Per Week) . Location: US , 65 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Avodart side effects: nipple pain, gynaecomastia.

Retching, Productive Cough, Foreign Body, Product Quality Issue
on Dec 20, 2013 Male from US , 71 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Avodart. Patient felt the following Avodart side effects: retching, productive cough, foreign body, product quality issue. Avodart dosage: .5mg Per Day.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Breast Enlargement, Breast Tenderness
on Dec 20, 2013 Male from US , 73 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Avodart. After Avodart was administered, patient encountered several Avodart side effects: breast enlargement, breast tenderness. Avodart dosage: 1cap Per Day.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Dysuria
Patient was taking Avodart. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Avodart side effects: dysuria on Dec 20, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 75 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Avodart dosage: 1cap Per Day.
Associated medications used:

Ejaculation Disorder, Ejaculation Failure
Adverse event was reported on Dec 20, 2013 by a Male taking Avodart (Dosage: .5mg Per Day) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 64 years of age, Patient felt the following Avodart side effects: ejaculation disorder, ejaculation failure.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

White Blood Cells Urine Positive, Red Blood Cells Urine Positive
on Dec 20, 2013 Male from US , 75 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Avodart. After Avodart was administered, patient encountered several Avodart side effects: white blood cells urine positive, red blood cells urine positive. Avodart dosage: .5mg Per Day.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Malaise, Nausea, Product Quality Issue
on Dec 20, 2013 Male from US , 69 years of age, was treated with Avodart. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Avodart side effects: malaise, nausea, product quality issue. Avodart dosage: 1cap Per Day.
Associated medications used:
  • Advair Diskus
  • Pantoprazole
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Lovastatin
  • Uroxatral
  • Singulair
  • Combivent
  • Oxygen


Oral Discomfort, Product Quality Issue
Patient was taking Avodart. Patient felt the following Avodart side effects: oral discomfort, product quality issue on Dec 20, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 75 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Avodart dosage: .5mg Per Day.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Crestor
  • Levothyroxine
  • Flexeril
  • Vitamin B2


Penile Size Reduced, Erectile Dysfunction
Adverse event was reported on Dec 20, 2013 by a Male taking Avodart (Dosage: 1capl Per Day) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 91 years of age, After Avodart was administered, patient encountered several Avodart side effects: penile size reduced, erectile dysfunction.

Dihydrotestosterone Increased, Depression
on Dec 20, 2013 Male from US , 50 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Avodart. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Avodart side effects: dihydrotestosterone increased, depression. Avodart dosage: .5mg Alternate Days.
Associated medications used:
  • Flomax
  • Bystolic
  • Cialis
  • Cabergoline
  • Losartan
  • Amino Acid Supplement


Weight Increased, Sexual Dysfunction
on Dec 20, 2013 Male from US , 75 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Avodart. Patient felt the following Avodart side effects: weight increased, sexual dysfunction. Avodart dosage: 1cap Per Day.

Urinary Incontinence
Patient was taking Avodart. After Avodart was administered, patient encountered several Avodart side effects: urinary incontinence on Dec 20, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 85 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Avodart dosage: 1cap Per Day.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Thermal Burn, Product Quality Issue
Adverse event was reported on Dec 20, 2013 by a Male taking Avodart (Dosage: 1cap Per Day) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 80 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Avodart side effects: thermal burn, product quality issue.
Associated medications used:

Rhinorrhoea, Ill-defined Disorder
on Dec 20, 2013 Male from US , 66 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Avodart. Patient felt the following Avodart side effects: rhinorrhoea, ill-defined disorder. Avodart dosage: 1cap Per Day.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Jalyn (1cap Per Day)
  • Flomax (1capl Per Day)
  • L-thyroxine
  • Pradaxa
  • Atenolol
  • Vitamin B-12


Gynaecomastia, Breast Mass, Nipple Pain
on Dec 20, 2013 Male from US , 86 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Avodart. After Avodart was administered, patient encountered several Avodart side effects: gynaecomastia, breast mass, nipple pain. Avodart dosage: .5mg Per Day.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Ativan
  • Allopurinol
  • Simvastatin
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Iron
  • Amlodipine
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin D3


Rash, Skin Ulcer, Pruritus, Urticaria
Patient was taking Avodart. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Avodart side effects: rash, skin ulcer, pruritus, urticaria on Dec 20, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 75 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Avodart dosage: .5mg Per Day.
Associated medications used:

Breast Enlargement
Adverse event was reported on Dec 20, 2013 by a Male taking Avodart (Dosage: .5mg Twice Per Day) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 64 years of age, Patient felt the following Avodart side effects: breast enlargement.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Semen Volume Decreased, Libido Decreased, Urine Output Increased, Semen Discolouration
on Dec 20, 2013 Male from US , 52 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Avodart. After Avodart was administered, patient encountered several Avodart side effects: semen volume decreased, libido decreased, urine output increased, semen discolouration. Avodart dosage: N/A.

Diarrhoea
on Dec 20, 2013 Male from US , 79 years of age, weighting 180.8 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Avodart. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Avodart side effects: diarrhoea. Avodart dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:

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Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.

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