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Alfuzosin vs. Rapaflo for Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy

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Alfuzosin

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/ 376 posts
Other Names: Uroxatral

Rapaflo

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/ 588 posts
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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
Silodosin (trade names Rapaflo, Silodyx, Rapilif) is a medication for the symptomatic treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia. It acts as an 1-adrenoceptor Receptor antagonist with high uroselectivity (selectivity for the prostate)... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Alfuzosin vs. Rapaflo

28 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
It may be a matter of dosage. Having almost no sides...
...silodosin, tamsulosin can enhance the PDE5i effects without lowering blood pressure or sides in other districts. Though I've had smaller improvements with these ones then regular alphablockers, ...
Phentolamine, Alfuzosin do not affect ejaculation...
...depending on the dosage used only with tamsulosin, silodosin and phenoxybenzamine. Orgasm is not ...ejaculation. Prazosin, Doxazosin, Phentolamine, Alfuzosin do not affect...
patches,another option is alfuzosin or silodosin patches,...
...is also effective for treating prostate problems.If there is not Tamsulosin patches,another option is alfuzosin or silodosin patches, drugs of equal efficacy to tamsulosin. Please consult...
such as Alfuzosin, Silodosin, Flomax, Hytrin which are...
Medicine such as Alfuzosin, Silodosin, Flomax, Hytrin which are the alpha blocker medicines for...
as (tamsulosin, alfuzosin, silodosin) can produce a great...
...evolution in that a small dose of a uro-selective alphablocker such as (tamsulosin, alfuzosin, silodosin) can produce a great enhancement of the PDE5i response in term of consistency...
AB (alfuzosin, tamsulosin, silodosin) do not pose...
...have to be carefully down-titrated accordingly. More uroselective AB (alfuzosin, tamsulosin, silodosin) do not pose pressure issues even at full dose....
alphablockers but alfuzosin and silodosin to date. I've...
...available alphablockers but alfuzosin and silodosin to date. I've ...with doxazosin and prazosin which are not much uroselective on paper but they give me almost no sides. Persisting sides ar...
small dose or a uro-selective AB (tamsulosin, alfuzosin,...
...or a uro-selective AB (tamsulosin, alfuzosin,...
(tamsulosin, silodosin) or the ones which concentrate...
...blockers with subreceptor \"A\" selectivity (tamsulosin, silodosin) or the ones which concentrate preferentially in the urogenital tract (alfuzosin) seems to be the nearest...
as serious side effect for Alfuzosin. I am also listing the...
...as serious side effect for Alfuzosin. I am also listing the ...as a serious side effect... http://www.drugs.com/sfx/alfuzosin-side-effects.html http://www.drugs.com/sfx/rapaflo-side-effect...
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