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PACKAGE LEAFLET: INFORMATION FOR THE USER

TERAZOSIN 1 mg, 2 mg,
5 mg and 10 mg TABLETS
(Terazosin)
Read all of this leaflet carefully before you start taking
this medicine. UÊii«Ê̅ˆÃʏi>viÌ°Ê9œÕʓ>Þʘii`Ê̜ÊÀi>`ʈÌ
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In this leaflet:
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1. WHAT TERAZOSIN IS AND WHAT IT IS USED FOR
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2. BEFORE YOU TAKE TERAZOSIN
Do not take Terazosin:
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Take special care with Terazosin:
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Taking other medicines - Please tell your doctor or
pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any
other medicines, including medicines obtained without a
prescription or the following:
Uʜ̅iÀʓi`ˆVˆ˜iÊ̜ʏœÜiÀÊLœœ`Ê«ÀiÃÃÕÀiÊ­i}°Ê œÝ>âœÃˆ˜]ʏvÕâœÃˆ˜®Ê
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UÊ`ˆÕÀïVÃÊ­¿Ü>ÌiÀ¿ÊÌ>LiÌîÊi}°ÊÕÀœÃi“ˆ`i

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Ê 6>À`i˜>vˆ®°
Taking Terazosin with food and drink - /iÀ>âœÃˆ˜ÊV>˜ÊLiÊ
Ì>Ži˜Ê܈̅ʜÀÊ܈̅œÕÌÊvœœ`°
Pregnancy and breast-feeding - /iÀ>âœÃˆ˜Êshould notÊLiÊ
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Driving and using machines - /iÀ>âœÃˆ˜Ê“>Þʓ>ŽiÊޜÕÊviiÊ
`ˆââÞ]ʏˆ}…Ìʅi>`i`ʜÀÊ`ÀœÜÃÞ°Ê/…iÃiÊÈ`iÊivviVÌÃÊ>ÀiʓœÀiʏˆŽiÞÊ>ÌÊ
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̅iÃiÊÈ`iÊivviVÌÃÊLivœÀiÊV>ÀÀވ˜}ʜÕÌÊ̅iÃiÊÌ>ÎðÊ
Important information about some of the ingredients of
Terazosin - >V…ÊÌ>LiÌÊVœ˜Ì>ˆ˜Ã lactose°ÊvÊޜÕʅ>ÛiÊLii˜Ê̜`ÊLÞÊ
ޜÕÀÊ`œV̜ÀÊ̅>ÌÊޜÕʅ>ÛiÊ>˜Êˆ˜ÌœiÀ>˜ViÊ̜ÊܓiÊÃÕ}>ÀÃ]ÊVœ˜Ì>VÌÊ
ޜÕÀÊ`œV̜ÀÊLivœÀiÊÌ>Žˆ˜}Ê̅ˆÃʓi`ˆVˆ˜>Ê«Àœ`ÕVÌ°Ê/…iÊxʓ}Ê>˜`
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V>ÕÃiÊ>iÀ}ˆVÊÀi>V̈œ˜Ã°

If you take more Terazosin than you should - vÊޜÕÊÌ>ŽiÊ
“œÀiÊ/iÀ>âœÃˆ˜Ê̅>˜ÊޜÕÊŜՏ`ÊޜÕÀÊLœœ`Ê«ÀiÃÃÕÀiʓ>ÞÊÃÕ``i˜ÞÊ
`Àœ«Ê>˜`ÊޜÕʓ>ÞÊviiÊ`ˆââÞʜÀÊiÛi˜Êv>ˆ˜Ì°ÊvÊޜÕÊLi}ˆ˜Ê̜ÊviiÊ
`ˆââÞ]ʏˆiÊ`œÜ˜Ê՘̈ÊޜÕÊviiÊLiÌÌiÀ°ÊIf the symptoms do not
disappear, contact your doctor or nearest hospital
casualty department immediately.Ê/>ŽiÊ>˜ÞÊÀi“>ˆ˜ˆ˜}Ê
Ì>LiÌÃÊ>˜`Ê̅iÊVœ˜Ì>ˆ˜iÀÊ܈̅Êޜհ

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ÕÃiʜvÊ/iÀ>âœÃˆ˜Êˆ˜VÕ`iÊ>˜ÝˆiÌÞ]Ê`ˆvvˆVՏÌÞÊÏii«ˆ˜}]Ê>L˜œÀ“>Ê
ۈȜ˜]ÊVœ˜Õ˜V̈ۈ̈Ã]ÊÀˆ˜}ˆ˜}ʈ˜Ê̅iÊi>ÀÃ]ʈÀÀi}Տ>Àʅi>ÀÌÊLi>Ì]Ê
LÀœ˜V…ˆÌˆÃ]ÊvÕÊÃޓ«Ìœ“Ã]ÊÜÀiÊ̅Àœ>Ì]ÊVœ`ÊÃޓ«Ìœ“Ã]ÊVœÕ}…]Ê`ÀÞÊ
“œÕ̅]ʈ˜`ˆ}iÃ̈œ˜]Ê܈˜`]ÊÃÜiˆ˜}ʜvÊ̅iÊv>Vi]ÊÃÜi>̈˜}]Ê>L`œ“ˆ˜>]Ê
˜iVŽÊ>˜`ÊŜՏ`iÀÊ«>ˆ˜]Ê}œÕÌ]Ê«>ˆ˜vՏʍœˆ˜ÌÃʜÀʓÕÃViÃ]ÊV…>˜}iÃʈ˜Ê
ÕÀˆ˜>ÀÞÊvÀiµÕi˜VÞ]ÊviÛiÀ°

If you forget to take Terazosin - vÊޜÕÊvœÀ}iÌÊ̜ÊÌ>ŽiÊ
/iÀ>âœÃˆ˜]Êdo notÊÌ>ŽiÊ>Ê`œÕLiÊ`œÃiÊ̜ʓ>ŽiÊÕ«ÊvœÀÊ>ÊvœÀ}œÌÌi˜Ê
Ì>LiÌÊ>ÃÊ̅ˆÃʓ>ÞÊV>ÕÃiÊ>ÊÃÕ``i˜Ê`Àœ«Êˆ˜ÊLœœ`Ê«ÀiÃÃÕÀi]Ê
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vœÀÊÃiÛiÀ>Ê`>ÞÃ]Êdo notÊVœ˜Ìˆ˜ÕiÊޜÕÀÊÌÀi>̓i˜ÌÊÕȘ}Ê̅iÊÃ>“iÊ
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œ˜Ì>VÌÊޜÕÀÊ`œV̜ÀÊ>ÃÊޜÕʓ>Þʘii`Ê̜ÊÃÌ>ÀÌÊÌ>Žˆ˜}ÊޜÕÀÊ
“i`ˆVˆ˜iÊ>ÌÊ>ʏœÜiÀÊÃÌÀi˜}̅Ê̅>˜ÊޜÕʅ>ÛiÊLii˜ÊÕÃi`Ê̜ÊÌ>Žˆ˜}°

vÊޜÕÊ>ÀiÊ՘`iÀ}œˆ˜}ÊiÞiÊÃÕÀ}iÀÞÊLiV>ÕÃiʜvÊV>Ì>À>VÌÊ>˜`ÊޜÕÊ>ÀiÊ
Ì>Žˆ˜}ʜÀʅ>ÛiÊÌ>Ži˜Ê/iÀ>âœÃˆ˜Êˆ˜Ê̅iÊ«>ÃÌ]Ê̅iÀiʓ>ÞÊLiÊ
Vœ“«ˆV>̈œ˜ÃÊ`ÕÀˆ˜}Ê̅iÊÃÕÀ}iÀÞÊ­«i>ÃiÊÃiiÊ¿/>ŽiÊëiVˆ>ÊV>ÀiÊ܈̅Ê
/iÀ>âœÃˆ˜¿®°

If you stop taking Terazosin - Do notÊÃÕ``i˜ÞÊÃ̜«ÊÌ>Žˆ˜}Ê
ޜÕÀʓi`ˆVˆ˜iÊ>ÃÊ̅ˆÃʓ>ÞÊV>ÕÃiÊÃiÀˆœÕÃÊV…>˜}iÃʈ˜ÊޜÕÀÊLœœ`Ê
«ÀiÃÃÕÀi°ÊvÊޜÕÊÜ>˜ÌÊ̜ÊÃ̜«Ê̅iÊÌÀi>̓i˜ÌʜÀÊޜÕʅ>ÛiÊ>˜ÞÊvÕÀ̅iÀÊ
µÕiÃ̈œ˜Ãʜ˜Ê̅iÊÕÃiʜvÊ̅ˆÃÊ«Àœ`ÕVÌ]Ê>ÎÊޜÕÀÊ`œV̜ÀʜÀÊ«…>À“>VˆÃÌ°
4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
ˆŽiÊ>Ê“i`ˆVˆ˜iÃ]Ê/iÀ>âœÃˆ˜ÊV>˜Êܓï“iÃÊV>ÕÃiÊÈ`iÊivviVÌÃ]Ê
>Ì…œÕ}…ʘœÌÊiÛiÀÞLœ`ÞÊ}iÌÃÊ̅i“°
If any of the following happen, stop taking Terazosin
and tell your doctor immediately or go to the nearest
hospital emergency department:ÊUÊÛiÀÞÊÀ>ÀiÊ>iÀ}ˆVÊ
Ài>V̈œ˜ÃÊV>ÕȘ}ʈÌV…ÞÊΈ˜ÊœÀÊ>ÊÀ>Å]ÊŜÀ̘iÃÃʜvÊLÀi>̅]Êviiˆ˜}Ê
܅iiâÞʜÀÊÃÜiˆ˜}ʜvÊ̅iÊv>Vi]ʓœÕ̅ʜÀÊ̅Àœ>Ì°
Tell your doctor ifÊޜÕÊÃÕvviÀÊvÀœ“Ê«>ˆ˜vՏ]Ê«Àœœ˜}i`ÊiÀiV̈œ˜°Ê
/…ˆÃʈÃÊ>ÊÀ>ÀiÊÈ`iÊivviVÌʈ˜Ê“i˜ÊLÕÌÊV>˜Êi>`Ê̜ʫiÀ“>˜i˜ÌÊ
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3. HOW TO TAKE TERAZOSIN
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Adults including the elderly To treat high blood pressure: /…iÊÃÌ>À̈˜}Ê`œÃiʈÃʣʓ}ʜvÊ
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If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice
any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your
doctor or pharmacist.
5. HOW TO STORE TERAZOSIN
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6. FURTHER INFORMATION
What Terazosin contains - /…iÊ>V̈ÛiÊÃÕLÃÌ>˜ViʈÃÊÌiÀ>âœÃˆ˜Ê
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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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