2.5.4 Alpha-adrenoceptor blocking drugs

Doxazosin
  • Tablets 1mg, 2mg, 4mg (£0.74 = 2mg daily)

Indications

Notes

  1. Prolonged-release doxazosin is not recommended for use. Click here for more information
  2. Prescribers should not initiate prolonged-release doxazosin for any new patient
  3. Click the following link for a patient information leaflet to support deprescribing.

Phaeochromocytoma

Phenoxybenzamine
  • Capsule 10mg
Phentolamine
  • Injection 400 microgram/1.7ml (unlicensed)

 

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