Generic Name: Doxazosin (dox AY zo sin)
Brand Names: Cardura, Cardura XL, Cascor, Carduran, Doxadura
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What is Cardura?
Cardura (doxazosin) is an alpha-adrenergic (AL-fa ad-ren-ER-jik) blockers. Doxazosin relaxes your veins and arteries so that blood can more easily pass through them. It also relaxes the muscles in the prostate and bladder neck, making it easier to urinate.
Cardura is used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure), or to improve urination in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate).
Cardura may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
You ought not utilize Cardura in the event that you are sensitive to doxazosin or comparative pharmaceuticals, for example, alfuzosin (Uroxatral), prazosin (Minipress), silodosin (Rapaflo), tamsulosin (Flomax), or terazosin (Hytrin). Cardura may bring about discombobulation or blacking out, particularly when you first begin taking it or when you begin taking it once more. Be watchful on the off chance that you drive or do anything that obliges you to be ready. Abstain from remaining for drawn out stretches of time or getting to be distinctly overheated amid practice and in hot climate. Abstain from getting up too quick from a sitting or lying position, or you may feel tipsy.
Before taking this prescription
You ought not utilize Cardura on the off chance that you are oversensitive to doxazosin or comparable meds, for example, alfuzosin (Uroxatral), prazosin (Minipress), silodosin (Rapaflo), tamsulosin (Flomax), or terazosin (Hytrin).
To ensure Cardura is alright for you, tell your specialist on the off chance that you have:
a blockage in your stomach related tract (stomach or guts);
liver illness; or
low circulatory strain.
Cardura can influence your understudies amid waterfall surgery. Tell your eye specialist early that you are utilizing this medicine. Try not to quit utilizing Cardura before surgery unless your specialist instructs you to.
It is not known whether doxazosin will hurt an unborn infant. Tell your specialist on the off chance that you are pregnant or plan to end up distinctly pregnant.
It is not known whether doxazosin goes into bosom drain or in the event that it could hurt a nursing child. You ought not bosom nourish while utilizing Cardura.
Cardura side effects
Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction to Cardura: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have:
- a light-headed feeling, like you might pass out;
- severe ongoing stomach pain or bloating;
- new or worsening chest pain;
- trouble breathing; or
- a penis erection that is painful or lasts 4 hours or longer.
Common Cardura side effects may include:
- low blood pressure, dizziness;
- headache; or
- feeling tired.