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Noun1.doxazosin - an antihypertensive drug (trade name Cardura) that works by relaxing blood vessels so that blood passes through them more easily; it is also used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia
antihypertensive, antihypertensive drug - a drug that reduces high blood pressure
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(47), (48) Doxazocin has similar profile as terazosin, (49) a 45% reduction in the risk of symptom progression (defined as four point increase in AUA-SI) was noted with doxazosin as compared to placebo in MTOPS study.
Tamsulosin and terazosin were being recommended for LUTS treatment across all guidelines; while alfuzocin and doxazosin were recommended in most guidelines, except the JUA 2009 and 2011 guideline due to insufficient local data from Japan.
(27) Participants were randomized to chlorthalidone, amlodipine, doxazosin, or lisinopril.
Kloner and his colleagues reported on a randomized, double-blind, crossover trial of doxazosin 8 mg or placebo with tadalafil 20 mg and tamsulosin 0.4 mg or placebo with 10 mg or 20 mg of tadalafil.
analyzed effects of alpha-blockers (tamsulosin and doxazosin) on stone expulsion rate, stone expulsion time, and treatment-emergent adverse events with four RCTs and one cohort study.
Doxazosin is an alpha-blocker used to treat hypertension that also can be used to treat benign prostatic hypertrophy.
Even though many studies established the efficacy of [[alpha].sub.1] antagonists Alfuzosin, Doxazosin, Tamsulosin and Terazosin, there have been only few comparative studies between Silodosin and Tamsulosin.
ALLHAT (Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial) linked the alpha-blocker doxazosin (Cardura) to an increased risk of heart failure and stroke, which led to the early cessation of the doxazosin arm.
Preliminary study of efficacy of doxazosin as a medical expulsive therapy of distal ureteric stones in a randomized clinical trial.