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Synonyms for doxazosin

an antihypertensive drug (trade name Cardura) that works by relaxing blood vessels so that blood passes through them more easily

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The successful manufacture of Doxazosin in IDT's Boronia solid oral dosage form facility is a turning point for the Company in that we have now shown that IDT has the personnel, equipment and resources required to manufacture these newly acquired products in-house.
Material and methods: In our study, we included one hundred patients with LUTS who did not receive any medical treatment, and one hundred patients with LUTS who did not respond to alpha-blocker drugs other than doxazosin XL (8 mg).
Major cardiovascular events in hypertensive patients randomized to doxazosin vs chlorthalidone: the antihypertensive and lipid-lowering treatment to prevent heart attack trial (ALLHAT).
The tot was prescribed doxazosin to reduce her blood pressure but was given an anti-inflammatory by mistake after a mix-up with the medicine boxes.
The study found that 73 percent of men with an enlarged prostate and overactive bladder who were given Detrol LA and an alpha blocker called doxazosin reported improved symptoms.
The study had initially also included more than 9,000 patients who received the [alpha]-blocker doxazosin as their primary medication, but that arm was stopped prematurely because of an excess of cardiovascular events.
A five-year, multicenter study provided the first scientific evidence that combining the alpha blocker doxazosin (Cardura[R]) with the drug finasteride (Proscar[R]) was significantly more effective than using either treatment alone, said Dr.
The medicine Doxazosin mesilate is commonly used to manage blood p re s s u re .
In March, NHLBI announced it would cease testing doxazosin.
1] blockers: terazosin HCL (Hytrin); DOC F prozosin HCL (Minipress); doxazosin (Cardura) Alpha agonist: clonidine hydrocloride F F (Catapres) Ace inhibitors: Iotensin (Benazepril); quinapril F DOC HCL (Accupril): captopril (Capoten); enalapril (Vasotec); lisinopril (Zestril): ramipril (Altace) Calcium blockers: diltazen hydrochloride F DOC (Cardizem SR); nifedipine (Procardia XL); verapamil hydrochloride (Isoptin SR): amolodipine (Norvasc) Direct vasodilators: hydralazine hydrochloride ?
isosorbide [Isordil[R] and Ismo[R]], terazosin [Hytrin[R]], doxazosin [Cardura[R]]) should be warned that alcohol consumption in combination with those medications may cause lower-than-normal blood pressure.
The Treatment of Mild Hypertension Study (TOMHS) investigated the occurrence of ED in 557 hypertensive men, aged 45 to 69 years, treated with either placebo or one of five active drags (acebutolol, amlodipine maleate, chlorthalidone, doxazosin maleate or enalapril maleate).
s Cardura, or doxazosin - which work instead by relaxing bladder muscles so that urine flows more freely.
However, a randomized control trial by Yilmaz and colleagues demonstrated that tamsulosin, terazosin, and doxazosin were equally effective in distal stone expulsion in comparison to the control group.