Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy

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Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) also known as benign prostatic hypertrophy (technically a misnomer), '''benign enlargem...
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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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Tamsulosin (International Nonproprietary Name) is an alpha-1a receptor-selective alpha blocker used in the symptomatic treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Tamsulosin was developed by Yamanouchi Pharmaceuticals (now part of Astellas Pharma) ...
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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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Tamsulosin (International Nonproprietary Name) is an alpha-1a receptor-selective alpha blocker used in the symptomatic treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Tamsulosin was developed by Yamanouchi Pharmaceuticals (now part of Astellas Pharma) ...
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I switched to Cardura (alpha blocker) it worked great for...
" ...Flomax , it worked pretty well but I ...as generic ,SOOooo... I switched to Cardura (alpha blocker) it worked great for about a year , now I take it mainly because I feel horrible without it but... "

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the cardura wasn't a good choice for me. I suggest you...
" ...hytrin best for him. Others find the Flomax works best. There's another ...relax too much. I don't have a problem urinating so the cardura wasn't a good choice for me. I suggest you talk... "

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I switched from Cardura to flomax (.4Mg) a couple of months...
" ...to flomax (.4Mg) a couple of months ago and did not notice any drowsiness. You may have sleep apnea.... "

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the Flomax and going to 2 mg of cardura (doxazosin) my...
" Cardura works better than Flomax and has less severe side ...prostate condition. After stopping the Flomax and going to 2 mg of cardura (doxazosin) my libido and erection... "

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that I take flomax (passed out on cardura multiple...
" ...doctor to try flomax he didn't think it would work, but to his ...to cath anymore. Cardura worked, but it has more side effects, and my uro preferred that I take flomax (passed out on cardura... "

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before switching to Cardura Side effects: None with...
" Cardura XL (Doxazosin) Effectiveness: Considerably Effective Side effects: No Side Effects Dosage & duration: 2 ...switching to Cardura Side effects: None with Cardura. I switched... "

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Is Cardura a good sister medication to Flomax? Thanks,...
" ...46. My GP wants to start me on Flomax. Only problem is ...I did see that Cardura had a generic, which led to a significant price drop. Is Cardura a good sister medication to Flomax? T... "

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SX) and Cardura (which causes me to have paresthesia in my...
" ...to get to sleep. I have been the antibiotic route with limited help. Have used Flomax (bad SX) and Cardura (which causes me to have paresthesia in my face and lips of all places, so I had to... "

first I tried cardura, made me real dizzy when I stood up,...
" ...years ago and my BPH was driving me ...sleep at all. So first I tried cardura, made me real dizzy when I stood up, then flomax, same thing happened again. I was about to start avodart when my ps... "

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with my change from flomax to cardura, I was wondering...
" ...I am very pleased with my change from flomax to cardura, I was wondering... "

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