Hytrin

Active Ingredient(s): Terazosin
FDA Approved: * August 7, 1987
Pharm Company: * ABBOTT
Category: Men's Health

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Hytrin Overview

Terazosin (marketed as Hytrin or Zayasel) is a selective alpha-1 antagonist used for treatment of symptoms of an enlarged prostate (BPH). It also acts to lower the blood pressure, and is therefore a drug of choice for men with hypertension and prostate enlargement. It is available in 1mg, 2mg, 5mg or 10mg doses.[1] It works by blocking the action of adrenaline on smooth muscle of the bladder and the blood vessel walls. Most common side effects include dizziness, drowsiness, h...

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Small Round Blue Pill With H On One Side

I found this little round blue pill, it's coated blue and white inside and damaged. no back marking unless it was scratched off? and isn't flat, more bubbled I guess and has a black printed H on one side no other markings,would like to know what it is, thanks. ## Hi Anita, THe closest match I've been able to find is Hytrin (terazosin) 10 mg; which belongs to the drug class antiadrenergic agents (peripherally acting) and is used in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia, high blood pressure, and hyperhidrosis. It is a shiny round blue pill- that appears to be coated like you mentioned- and has the imprint HN in black letters on one side and a lower case "a" logo on the back. It's very possible that the other letters got smudged off at some point since you s...

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side effect?

I have been taking hytrin 1 mg before going to bed for the last 3 yrs or so. Recently I started getting slight pain on the left side of lower abdomen, which is not deep inside but on the surface skin muscle as well as headache early morning. One day forgot to take the dose and alas, the pain and headache disappeared. I have now stopped taking the medicine. I wish to bring this to the notice of everybody for suggestions/opinions/advise.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Terazosin
  • Capsule: 10mg, 1mg, 2mg, 5mg
  • Tablet: 10mg, 1mg, 2mg, 5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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