Doxazosin is used for treating blood pressure and treating signs and symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Doxazosin is surely an alpha-blocker. It works by relaxing muscles inside arteries, resulting in cut in blood pressure. In men with BPH, alpha-blockers work by relaxing muscles across the urethra (the tube that drains urine through the bladder), which improves urinary symptoms.
Use Doxazosin as directed through your doctor.
Ask your health care provider questions you could have regarding how to make use of Doxazosin.
Store Doxazosin at 77 degrees F (25 degrees C). Brief storage at temperatures between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C) is permitted. Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store inside bathroom. Keep Doxazosin out of reach of children and faraway from pets.
All medicines could cause negative effects, but many everyone has no, or minor, unwanted side effects.
Check with your doctor if all of these most popular unwanted side effects persist or become bothersome:
Dizziness; drowsiness; lightheadedness; nasal congestion; tiredness; weakness.
Seek medical attention straight away if these severe unwanted effects occur:
Severe allergy symptoms (rash; hives; itching; lack of breath; tightness within the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); chest pain; fainting; irregular heartbeat; prolonged, painful erection; severe or prolonged dizziness or headache; lack of breath; swelling from the ankles, feet, or hands; vision changes.
This isn't a complete list of all unwanted effects that will occur. If you might have questions about negative effects, contact your doctor.
Do NOT use Doxazosin if:
Some medical ailments may talk with Doxazosin. Tell your health care provider when you have any medical conditions, particularly if any in the following sign up for you:
Some medicines may communicate with Doxazosin. Tell your health care provider if you're taking any other medicines, especially any in the following.
This may not be a complete set of all interactions that will occur. Ask your doctor if Doxazosin may connect to other medicines that you just take. Check with your medical provider before you start, stop, or affect the dose associated with a medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days