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Doxazosin vs. Terazosin for High Blood Pressure

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Doxazosin

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Other Names: Cardura   Cardura XL

Terazosin

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/ 797 posts
Other Names: Hytrin
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 1,510 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 797 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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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)... Read more on Wikipedia
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... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Doxazosin vs. Terazosin

54 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
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...
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...
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....
...been on that or terazosin (sp?) for ...version of Flomax is out, though, and we may change to that. John has low blood pressure as it is, and the doxazosin just compounds it,...
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...
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...
script me the Doxazosin for mornings and keep the Terazosin...
...it is HELL. As I have said, I decided to try the Terazosin in place of my ...morning Diltiazem for another Terazosin. So at 4 mg ...him to script me the Doxazosin for mornings and keep the...
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...
under both doxazosin, indoramin, terazosin and prazosin, it...
...rapidly after first dose, so your advice is correct. if you under both doxazosin, indoramin, terazosin and prazosin, it says driving...
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