Is the Double Dose Alpha-Blocker Treatment Superior Than the Single Dose in the Management Of Patients Suffering From Acute Urinary Retention Caused By Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia?

KARA Ö., Yazici M.

UROLOGY JOURNAL, vol.11, no.3, pp.1673-1677, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Title of Journal : UROLOGY JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.1673-1677


Purpose: To compare the efficacy and safety of single (tamsulosin) and double dose (tamsulosin + alfuzosin) alpha-blocker therapy for treating catheterized patients with acute urinary retention (AUR) due to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).