Doxazosin

Known commericially as: CARDURA


General information:

Dosage Form: Modified-release tablet 4 mg , 8 mg➕ Tablet 1 mg , 2 mg , 4 mg


Pregnancy: No evidence of teratogenicity; manufacturers advise use only when potential benefit outweighs risk.
Indication: Hypertension❇️Benign prostatic hyperplasia
Interactions: Contraindicated (0) ⚠️Serious - Use Alternative (4) • sildenafil • tamsulosin • vardenafil • yohimbe
Side effects: ▶ Common or very common Anxiety . back pain . coughing . dyspnoea . fatigue . influenza-like symptoms . myalgia . paraesthesia . sleep disturbance . vertigo ▶ Uncommon Agitation . angina . arthralgia . epistaxis . gout . hypoaesthesia . micturition disturbance . myocardial infarction . tinnitus . tremor . weight changes ▶ Very rare Abnormal ejaculation . alopecia . arrhythmias . bradycardia . bronchospasm . cholestasis . gynaecomastia . hepatitis . hot flushes . jaundice . leucopenia . thrombocytopenia

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