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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Ajluni
34 years experience in Cardiology
Terazocin: Hytrin (terazosin) is a alpha-blocking vasodilating anti hypertensive that also reduces prostate hypertrophy that inhibits bladder emptying (this help ... Read More

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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Patterson
48 years experience in Psychiatry
Hytrin (terazosin) use: Hytrin (terazosin) is fda approved for treatment of high blood pressure and enlarged prostate (bph).
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Stern
45 years experience in Cardiology
Blood pressure and..: The blood pressure will go higher and prostate symptoms may get worse.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Ajluni
34 years experience in Cardiology
Hytrin (terazosin) side effects: Hytrin (terazosin) is an Alpha blocking agent that is an effective BP agent and one which helps allow urine to pass through prostate better. Stoppin ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Here are some ...: Rapaflo (silodosin) and Flomax (tamsulosin) are the same class of drugs - selective alpha-blocker, which can relax the smooth muscles around the bladd ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Naveen Kella
22 years experience in Urologic Oncology
Enlarged prostate: Cardura (doxazosin) helps people who have difficulty with urinating. Their stream is slow or it dribbles. They may get up frequently at night. Many ti ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Neilsen
18 years experience in Family Medicine
Some: Cocaine causes it's effect by preventing the reuptake of monamine (epinephrine, etc) and causes these neurotransmitters to continue exciting the a1 re ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kuglitsch
40 years experience in Urology
Flomax (tamsulosin): Flomax (tamsulosin) is a alpha-blocker and the main side-effect is 'hypotension' especially upon standing. You will become light-headed and may fail. ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience in Urology
Different types. : Both medications are used to treat urinary symptoms related to benign prostatic enlargement. Flomax (tamsulosin) is an alpha-blocker, or agents that w ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience in Urology
Drugs: Alfuzosin is a drug given for prostate obstruction to improve your voiding; Detrol (tolterodine) is an anticholinergic drug use to relax the smooth mu ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience in Family Medicine
erection problem: Yes Hytrin (terazosin) can cause side effects and erection problems. See your doctor about your bladder problems and try to get off medication.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
43 years experience in Urology
Equally effective: Though individual patients may notice differences in efficacy and tolerability between the two meds, the clinical studies leading to fda approval show ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience in Urology
Yes.: Flomax (tamsulosin) is part of a family of drugs called alpha-blockers that relax the smooth muscle of the prostate and bladder neck, improving urine ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phillip Goebel
15 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Yes: Yes those two medications can be used together.
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A 73-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sean O'Rourke
28 years experience in Cardiology
No: Losartan and hydrochlorothiazide can be taken with Viagra (sildenafil). Medications that are most of concern with Viagra (sildenafil) are nitrates whi ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Michaels
52 years experience in Urology
Both: Alpha blockers relax the smooth muscle component of the prostate (as opposed to the glandular part). They also relax the INTERNAL urinary sphincter at ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Carroll
52 years experience in Nuclear Medicine
Hypertension: Switching from Cardura (doxazosin) immediate-release (ir) to Cardura (doxazosin) xl, therapy initiated with the lowest dose (4 mg once daily). Prior ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
For the full list: would see your pharmacist.
A 69-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience in Family Medicine
None: Avodart (dutasteride) is the only one proven to shrink the prostate. Other medications can help with BPH but do not shrink the prostate.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Beta blockers: Zestril (lisinopril) and Norvasc are not beta blockers.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Flomax (tamsulosin): No. That is highly unlikely. But, for the life of me i cannot imagine any physician putting a twenty year old male on this medication. Why are you ta ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mazin Albert
9 years experience in General Practice
Side effects: Side effects of beta-blockers include: sexual dysfunction in males, HDL reduction, increased triglycerides, bronchoconstriction if non-selective beta- ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Rubin
46 years experience in Cardiology
Hytrin (terazosin): Drop in blood pressure.
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