Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease

@article{Santillo2006TreatmentOB,
  title={Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease},
  author={Vincent M. Santillo and Franklin C. Lowe},
  journal={Drugs \& Aging},
  year={2006},
  volume={23},
  pages={795-805}
}
Pharmacological management is the most common therapeutic approach for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia and α-adrenoceptor antagonists are the most commonly prescribed initial treatment. Although all of the α-adrenoceptor antagonists produce similar improvements in symptom scores and urinary flow rates, they have different adverse effect profiles, especially with respect to the cardiovascular system. The older α-adrenoceptor antagonists, terazosin and doxazosin, were initially… 
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