Terazosin is an alpha adrenergic blocker. It works by blocking the alpha adrenergic receptors on smooth muscle of the bladder and blood vessels. Terazosin relaxes veins and arteries so blood can pass easily. It also relaxes prostate and bladder neck muscles.


Mild to moderate hypertension, symptomatic relief of urinary obstruction in patients with BPH etc.

Side Effects: 

Hypotension, dizziness, drowsiness, nausea, blurred vision, oedema etc.

Dosage Forms:

Terazosin 1 mg tablets
Terazosin 2 mg tablets
Terazosin 5 mg tablets


Brand Names (Company Name):

Hytrin (Abbott India Ltd)

Teraz (Unichem Laboratories Ltd.)
Zytrin  (Stadmed Pvt Ltd)
Gotera (CMG Biotech Pvt. Ltd.)
Hytrin (Abbott India Ltd)
Olyster (Zydus Alidac)
Teraban (Bantom Laboratories (P) Ltd.)
Teradip (Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.)
Terakare (Medley Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.)
Teralfa (Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd.)
Terapress (Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd.)
Teraz  (Unichem Laboratories Ltd.)
Unoter (Pharmacia India Ltd)
Vicard-T (Abbott India Ltd)
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