Hytrin is a drug which acts on the muscles and reduces their tone. This property is very helpful in treatment of certain health disorders.
The active ingredient of Hytrin is Terazosin which is an alpha blocker. It has a relaxing effect on the muscles of blood vessels and the urinary system. Terazosin acts through the medium of inactive ingredients that do not interfere with the therapeutic action of the drug.
The therapeutic indications of Hytrin are mentioned below:
Disorders other than those mentioned above may also be treated using Hytrin. The medicine should be taken only when advised by a physician. There could be serious repercussions if the medicine is taken without any indications.
Hytrin exerts its therapeutic effect by reducing muscle tone of blood vessels. Due to this property, the drug could also have harmful effects if consumed without any indication or if consumed wrongly. Some of the common side effects of Hytrin have been mentioned below:
Apart from these, there could be other side effects associated with Hytrin. If patients experience any discomfort after consumption of Hytrin, they should inform their doctor about it immediately.
Patients who are on a course of Hytrin should follow certain instructions in order to ensure that the medicine acts well. Some of the instructions are given below:
It is imperative that all of the above mentioned and other instructions provided by doctors should be followed. It helps in maximizing the therapeutic effect of Hytrin and avoiding any harmful effects.
Names of drugs which have similar chemical composition and therapeutic action to Hytrin are mentioned below:
These drugs should not be used in place of Hytrin unless advised by a physician.