What is Hypovase?
Hypovase tablets contain the active ingredient prazosin, which is a type of medicine called an alpha-blocker. It works by blocking alpha receptors in certain areas of the body.
What is Hypovase used for?
Hypovase is used for high blood pressure (hypertension) and heart failure.
How does Hypovase work?
By blocking the alpha receptors in the prostate, Hypovase causes the muscle to relax. This helps urine to flow freely past the prostate gland and relieves the urinary symptoms of this condition.
Is consumption of alcohol safe with this medicine?
Alcohol may enhance the blood pressure lowering effect of this medicine, and this may cause dizziness in some people.
Who should use Hypovase with extra care?
Elderly people, people with decreased kidney function, people with decreased liver function, and people taking blood pressure lowering medication must perform extra care while consuming Hypovase pills.