My husband, age 58, was diagnosed July 2016. PSA 477, Gleason 9.
Oncologist advised against any treatment. Urologist started with Firmagon, monthly.
He suggested Docetaxel - oncologist later agree and chemo treatment started - treatment was tolerated well. Different treatments were introduced:
Prednisone was added to the Docetaxel Flutamide was prescribed for 6 months.
Firmagon was replaced by 3 monthly Suprefact.
PSA at its lowest July 2018, 2.6. Started rising to 9.9 December 2018.
Xtandi was introduced. PSA January 2019, 6.6.
Hot flushes are terrible, but in general doing well, cycle everyday, training for Cape Town Cycle Tour March 2019.