Symptoms to look out for…

Any of these symptoms could indicate an issue with your prostate. If you experience these symptoms go to your GP who will evaluate you further.

Symptoms include:

• Needing to urinate more frequently, especially at night (nocturia)
• Difficulty starting to pass urine
• Straining or taking a long time to finish urinating
• A weak flow of urine
• A feeling that your bladder has not emptied properly
• Needing to rush to the toilet – you may leak urine before you get there
• Urgency (dribbling urine)

Less common symptoms of a prostate problem include:

• Pain when passing urine
• Pain when ejaculating
• Blood in the urine or semen
• Problems getting or keeping an erection (more often caused by other health conditions)

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