Medicinal Products

DYSALFA 1 mg

Generic drug of the therapeutic class: Urology nephrology
active ingredients: Terazosin
laboratory: Amdipharm Limited

Compressed
Box of 15
All forms

Indication

Treatment of certain functional manifestations of benign prostatic hypertrophy, including:

· If the surgery for one reason or another must be delayed;

· During the evolutionary outbreaks of the adenoma where the symptomatology is increased and especially as the patient is older.

Dosage DYSALFA 1 mg Tablet Box of 15

The initial dose is 1 mg terazosin once at bedtime.

From the 2nd day of treatment, the dose is increased to 2 mg per day, in a single dose, for one week.

From the 9th day, the usual dosage is 5 mg at bedtime.

The dosage should be adjusted according to the patient's individual response.

In case of forgetfulness of taking terazosin, dizziness can occur during the reintroduction of treatment. In this case a new gradual adjustment of the dose will be necessary with the same dose increase scheme as at the initiation of the treatment.

Against indications

Terazosin should not be administered if:

- history of orthostatic hypotension;

- known hypersensitivity to terazosin or other drugs of the same chemical family (alfuzosin, prazosin).

Dysalfa side effects

The effects most often encountered are:

- orthostatic hypotension with loss of consciousness rapidly giving way to lying down;

- faintness, dizziness, dizziness, these effects appear more readily at the beginning of treatment and / or when the dosage is increased too quickly;

- headache;

- mild digestive disorders, nausea, diarrhea, constipation;

- dry mouth;

- nasal congestion ;

- rashes of allergic type.

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