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Alfuzosin vs. Doxazosin for Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy

Alfuzosin

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/ 376 posts
Other Names: Uroxatral

Doxazosin

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/ 1,566 posts
Other Names: Cardura   Cardura XL
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Alfuzosin (International Nonproprietary Name, provided as the hydrochloride salt) is an alpha 1 receptor receptor antagonist used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). It works by relaxing the muscles in the prostate and Urinary bladder neck, maki... Read more on Wikipedia
Doxazosin mesylate, a quinazoline compound sold by Pfizer under the brand names Cardura and Carduran, is an 1a-selective alpha blocker used to treat high blood pressure and urinary retention associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Alfuzosin vs. Doxazosin

62 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
alone have been with Alfuzosin, thought when combined...
...not just Doxazosin, can ease ...used alone I've found better results with Phentolamine, Doxazosin, Prazosin, Phenoxybenzamine. Worst results alone have been with Alfuzosin, thought when...
Doxazosin or Alfuzosin had never failed me. I have found...
...over active andrenergic system. Using an alphablocker like Doxazosin or Alfuzosin had never failed me. I have found that ...0.5 mg of Pramipexole is strong stuff, and can have lethargy sides f...
Phentolamine, Alfuzosin do not affect ejaculation...
...on the dosage used only with tamsulosin, silodosin and phenoxybenzamine. ...ones without ejaculation. Prazosin, Doxazosin, Phentolamine, Alfuzosin do not affect...
treated with alpha 1-blocker medication find that it helps...
...and alfuzosin. These medications relax the muscles of the bladder neck and prostate. This allows easier urination. Most people treated with alpha 1-blocker medication find that it helps their...
You tried the alfuzosin or doxazosin with a pde5i? It's...
...You tried the alfuzosin or doxazosin with a pde5i? It's ...adding the pde5i. How much doxazosin have you taken? =1mg should be started. You can take the tamsulosin 10mg extended release ta...
this You may try alfuzosin or doxazosin which don't cause...
...both? The an-ejaculation is more common with daily doses of tamsulosin 0.4mg and is ...after stopping the tamsulosin. If You experience this You may try alfuzosin or doxazosin which don't...
very well with some alphablockers (alfuzosin, doxazosin,...
...mood and sensations You are describing is something I've noticed very well with some alphablockers (alfuzosin, doxazosin, phenoxybenzamine, phentolamine to some minor extent). Others have not...
I've taken many times Doxazosin, Phentolamine or Alfuzosin...
...a PDE5i together I've taken many times Doxazosin, Phentolamine or Alfuzosin at higher dosages then usual for BPH with good results. Note that Alfuzosin is uroselective for tissues affinity...
you use alfuzosin? why would it not have the same cortisol...
...alfuzosin? why would ...same cortisol lowering/fatigue is...
less sides. I'm happy with doxazosin and prazosin which...
...available alphablockers but alfuzosin and silodosin to ...less sides. I'm happy with doxazosin and prazosin which are not much uroselective on paper but they give me almost no sides. Persisti...
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