alpha-adrenoceptor-blocking drugs

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alpha-adrenoceptor-blocking drugs

; alpha-blockers vasodilator and marked antihypertensive agents that block postsynaptic alpha-receptors (see phenoxybenzamine hydrochloride)
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3) In addition, alpha-blockers are used for medical expulsive therapy (MET).
Tolterodine treatment improves storage symptoms suggestive of overactive bladder in men treated with alpha-blockers.
Loss of iris tone caused by the alpha-blockers used to treat benign prostate hypertrophy gives rise to a condition called intraoperative floppy iris syndrome, which complicates cataract surgery.
The cSCC risk was not increased among users of nonphotosensitizing antihypertensives, including alpha-blockers, beta-blockers, central agonists, and angiotensin receptor blockers.
Therefore, this study aimed to investigate the effect of classic antihypertensive drugs (diuretics, beta-blockers, calcium channel blockers [CCBs], alpha-blockers, angiotensin-converting enzyme [ACE] inhibitors, and angiotensin receptor blockers [ARBs]) on NOF among elderly hypertensive patients by conducting a retrospective cohort study in Taiwan, China.
Alpha-blockers have been used to treat symptoms of nocturia in men, resulting in measureable, albeit modest, improvements in symptoms related to bladder outlet obstruction.
Several blood pressure and heart medications, including diuretics and beta blockers, can contribute to orthostatic hypotension, as can erectile dysfunction drugs and alpha-blockers, used to treat prostate enlargement and hypertension.
A warning will pop up on prescribing software when you prescribe a phosphodiesterase inhibitor in patients who are taking alpha-blockers.
The medication that you're taking, including water tablets, beta-blockers, alpha-blockers and some antidepressants.
Antihypertensives that may cause sleep disturbances include alpha-blockers, beta-blockers, angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors and angiotensin-II receptor blockers (ARBs).
Alpha-blockers, frequently used to treat LUTS and benign prostatic hyperplasia, can increase the risk of falls in the elderly due to their class effect of orthostatic hypotension.
There is some evidence that Deflazacort in combination with alpha-blockers antagonist is more effective in expulsion of stones of < 10mm size.