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Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) also known as benign prostatic hypertrophy (technically a misnomer), '''benign enlargem...
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Other name: Uroxatral (Uroxatral)
Other name: Cardura (Cardura)
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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...
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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)...
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Tiredness
9
Dizzy
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Drowsy
6
Low Blood Pressure
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Headaches
6
Anxiety
5
Rigidity
4
Burning
4
Nasal Congestion
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Tiredness
8
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7
Low Blood Pressure
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Depression
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Impotence
5
Nausea
4
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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...
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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)...
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" ...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... "

" ...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... "

" ...on the dosage used only with tamsulosin, silodosin and phenoxybenzamine. ...ones without ejaculation. Prazosin, Doxazosin, Phentolamine, Alfuzosin do not affect... "

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" ...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 ...adding the pde5i. How much doxazosin have you taken? =1mg should be started. You can take the tamsulosin 10mg extended release ta... "

" ...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... "

" ...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... "

" ...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... "

" ...alfuzosin? why would ...same cortisol lowering/fatigue is... "

" ...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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