Adverse Effects of Prazosin Hydrochloride
Molecular weight:419.86 g/mol
Description of Prazosin Hydrochloride:
Adverse effects The initial dose of the medication can cause a large drop in blood pressure and syncope, especially in patients who are volume depleted or are concurrently using beta blockers. Common ongoing adverse effects include tachycardia, palpations, orthostatic hypotension, fainting, dizziness, headache, drowsiness, urinary urgency, weakness, and nausea. Rarely cataracts have appeared or worsened with the use of prazosin.
Contraindications:Known hypersensitivity to this or similar drugs (e.g., terazosin, doxazosin) prohibits its use.