Hytrin

Hytrin

terazosin

Manufacturer:

Abbott

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Terazosin HCl
Indications/Uses
HTN. Symptomatic relief of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
Dosage/Direction for Use
HTN 1-5 mg once daily, may be increased to bd. BPH 5-10 mg once daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to terazosin or its analogues.
Special Precautions
Syncope, history of micturition syncope; orthostatic hypotension. Intraoperative floppy iris syndrome. Concomitant use w/ phosphodiesterase-5 (PDE-5) inhibitors. May affect ability to drive or operate machinery. Not recommended during pregnancy. Lactation. Childn.
Adverse Reactions
Asthenia, headache; blurred vision; dizziness, somnolence; nasal congestion; nausea; peripheral edema; palpitations, postural hypotension; impotence.
Drug Interactions
Hypotension w/ other antihypertensive agents eg, Ca antagonists, PDE-5 inhibitors. ACE inhibitors, diuretics.
MIMS Class
Drugs for Bladder & Prostate Disorders / Other Antihypertensives
ATC Classification
G04CA03 - terazosin ; Belongs to the class of alpha-adrenoreceptor antagonists. Used in the treatment of benign prostatic hypertrophy.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Hytrin tab 2 mg
Packing/Price
28's
Form
Hytrin tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
28's
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