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Hypertension (HTN) or high blood pressure is a cardiac Chronic (medicine) Disease in which the systemic arterial blood pressure ...
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Doxazosin
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Terazosin
Other name: Cardura (Cardura)
Other name: Hytrin (Hytrin)
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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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Terazosin (marketed as Hytrin or Zayasel) is a selective alpha 1 antagonist used for treatment of symptoms of an enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia). It also acts to lower the blood pressure, and is therefore a drug of choice for...
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Tiredness
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Dizzy
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Headaches
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Depression
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Impotence
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Nausea
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Shortness Of Breath
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Weakness
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Dizzy
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Sweating
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Nightmares
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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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Terazosin (marketed as Hytrin or Zayasel) is a selective alpha 1 antagonist used for treatment of symptoms of an enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia). It also acts to lower the blood pressure, and is therefore a drug of choice for...
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but switching to 8mg Doxazosin (Cardura) starting today,...
" ...like a solution. BTW, I'm on 10mg Terazosin (Hytrin) daily, but switching to 8mg Doxazosin (Cardura) starting today, hoping for... "

Doxazosin and Terazosin can cause fainting especially when...
" ...Doxazosin 4 mg or Terazosin 5 mg are $ 4.00 for 10 tablets at Walmart AND result in passing the stone in the same amount of time (~ 6 days). Doxazosin and Terazosin can cause... "

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taking my prostate medications Doxazosin or Terazosin (BTW,...
" ...within an hour - of course, this is generally when I am taking my prostate medications Doxazosin or Terazosin (BTW, these have a similar effect as Sildenafil .) It seems that although... "

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entirely lost that terrible feeling of chronic exhaustion...
" ...Terazosin for two days. After two more days I started to feel dramatically better. Not always hale and hearty, but since the 15th I've entirely lost that terrible feeling of chronic exhaustion.... "

My husband's been on that or terazosin (sp?) for BPH....
" Quote: My husband's been on that or terazosin (sp?) for BPH. I just saw in ...change to that. John has low blood pressure as it is, and the doxazosin just compounds it, I think.... "

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not as near as bad & severe as when I was taking Terazosin
" ...have good urine flow while on this drug. Will go back to using 8mg tablet Doxazosin. Still had erections, but they were not as near as bad & severe as when I was taking Terazosin... "

So at 4 mg a day, I feel no adverse effects. Perhaps...
" ...HELL. As I have said, I decided to try the Terazosin in ...for another Terazosin. So at 4 mg a day, I feel no adverse effects. Perhaps I ...script me the Doxazosin for mornings and kee... "

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ok to take doxazoin or terazosin with avodart? Hello doug,...
" ...it ok to take doxazoin or terazosin with avodart? Hello doug, Interactions ...selected drugs interact with doxazosin interacts with more than 200 other drugs. terazosin interacts with more tha... "

effective. If a physician wants to use it over doxazosin or...
" ...is clearly effective. If a physician wants to use it over doxazosin or terazosin, he/she should... "

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and alpha blocker(doxazosin or terazosin) that should be...
" ...be mixed after 3 hours, its Sildenafil and alpha blocker(doxazosin or terazosin) that should be taken 4 hours apart.. UW wasnt... "

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