What is Uroxatral and its most common uses?
Uroxatral is used to treat signs and symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), a condition that may be referred to as an enlarged prostate.
Uroxatral is an extended-release medicine (a type of tablet that releases medicine into your body throughout the day). Uroxatral works by relaxing the muscles in the prostate and bladder, thereby allowing urine to flow easily.
When: Everyone responds differently to treatment, so try to be patient and follow your healthcare provider's directions. It is important that you take Uroxatral exactly as your healthcare provider has prescribed.
How do I know it is working?
Your healthcare provider may order tests regularly and ask you questions from time to time to check how well Uroxatral is working.
What are the possible side effects of Uroxatral preis?
The following is not a full list of side effects. Side effects cannot be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, tell your healthcare provider as soon as possible. Only your healthcare provider can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking Uroxatral.
More common side effects may include: dizziness, upper respiratory infection, headache, tiredness.
Less common side effects may include:
Sudden drop in your blood pressure, especially at the start of treatment, with symptoms such as fainting, dizziness, or lightheadedness.
A painful erection that will not go away, and cannot be relieved by having sex.
Uroxatral may also cause chest pain or eye problems during cataract surgery.
Who should not take Uroxatral?
Do not take Uroxatral if you are allergic to it or any of its ingredients.
Do not take Uroxatral if you have moderate or severe liver impairment.
Also, talk to your healthcare provider about your complete medical history, especially if you have heart problems (such as QT prolongation or chest pain), kidney or liver problems, low blood pressure, prostate cancer, or plan to have cataract surgery.