Oct 1, 1977

Alpha-adrenergic blockers in prostatism

The British Journal of Surgery
P F BorehamH Pearson

Abstract

Thirty patients awaiting prostatectomy with no history of cardiovascular disease were selected for a trial of alpha-adrenergic blocking agents. Twenty-seven patients completed the trial, 19 of them with unpleasant side effects. Eighteen of them found their symptoms were improved and 10 showed urodynamic improvement.

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Phenoxybenzamine Hydrochloride
Adrenergic alpha-Antagonists
Cardiovascular Diseases
Prostatism
Clinical Trials
Urodynamics
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

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