Disease Information for Prazosin (Minipress) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Dizzy on Standing/Giddy Response
Low Blood Pressure
Orthostatic drop in blood pressure
Tachycardia/Fast heart rate
Impotence, relative
Retrograde ejaculation
Restlessness/Anxiousness
Blurred Cloudy Vision
Difficulty Focusing Eyes
Dimming vision/acute
Diplopia Double vision
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Drug induced Hypotension Hypovolemia
Drug induced Impotence.
Hypotension
Impotence/Erectile dysfunction disorder
Orthostatic syncope Hypotension
Priapism/persistent erection
Syncope/Fainting
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Alpha adrenergic blocker/peripheral effect
DRUG/Antiadrenergic agent (ex)
DRUG/Antihypertensive medication (examples)
DRUG/Antihypertensive/postsynaptic alpha1/inhibition (example)
DRUG/Direct arteriolar vasodilator (example)
DRUG/First dose caution
DRUG/Prazocin-like antihypertensive (example)
DRUG-Liver metabolism/bile excretion
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
1 (4 amino 6 7 dimethoxy 2 quinazolinyl) 4 (2 furanylcarbonyl)piperazine, 2 (4 (2 furoyl)piperazin 1 yl) 4 amino 6 7 dimethoxyquinazoline, Furazosin, Furazosin (product), Furazosin (substance), Piperazine 1 (4 amino 6 7 dimethoxy 2 quinazolinyl) 4 (2 furanylcarbonyl), PRAZOSIN, Prazosin (product), Prazosin (substance), PRAZOSIN PREPARATION, Brand name/Minipress (Prazosin), Brand name/Minizide (Prazosin-Polythiazide)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose 1 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 2 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 5 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose BID Medication
DRUG/Dose TID Medication
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Alpha adrenergic blocker drug effects peripheral alpha receptors; An Anti-hypertensive used for BPH medication; Oral preparation

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