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What is MiraLax indicated for?

constipation

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Dosage form of MiraLax?

Powder form
17g per 8 ounces of water

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Does MiraLax contain electrolytes?

No

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Do Rx Osmotic Laxatives contain electrolytes?

Yes

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Dosage form of Rx Osmotic Laxatives

Powder
4 L container

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What is Rx Osmotic Laxatives used for?

bowel cleansing before surgery/procedure
NOT for constipation

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Directions for Rx Osmotic Laxatives

Store in fridge
Must take within 48 hours
Fast for 4 hours prior to use

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How can you get rid of the bad taste of osmotic laxatives?

Drink through straw
Add lemon juice
Stick a lime on your tongue

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Indication for Avodart

BPH

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Indication for dutasteride

BPH

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Indication for Proscar

BPH

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Indication for finasteride 5mg tablet

BPH

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Indication for Propecia

Alopecia

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Indication for finasteride 1 mg tablet

Alopecia

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Dosage form for finasteride treating BPH

5mg tablet

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Dosage form for Proscar

5mg tablet

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Dosage form for finasteride treating alopecia

1mg tablet

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Dosage form of Propecia

1mg tablet

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What is the caution of 5-Alpha Reductase Inhibitors?

Pregnant women should NOT handle this medication
Do not donate blood while on these medications-can donate 6 months after stopping medication

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What is the caution about taking Propecia?

New hair growth will fall out after discontinuing medication for 6 months

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What does the 5-alpha reductase inhibitor do?

converts testosterone into dihydrotestosterone, which is involved in enlarging of the prostate

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What is generic Flomax?

tamsulosin

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What is the indication for Flomax?

Treats urinary retention associated with BPH
DOES NOT TREAT BPH

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Indication for tamsulosin

Treats urinary retention associated with BPH
DOES NOT TREAT BPH

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Indication for Uroxatral

Treats urinary retention associated with BPH
DOES NOT TREAT BPH

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Indication for alfuzosin

Treats urinary retention associated with BPH
DOES NOT TREAT BPH

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Generic for Cardura

doxazosin

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Indication for Cardura

Hypertension and Urinary retention

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Indication for doxazosin

Hypertension and Urinary retention

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Dosage form of Cardura

tablet

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Dosage form of Cardura XL

extended release tablet

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indication for terazosin

Hypertension and Urinary retention

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Dosage form of terazosin

capsule

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Which Alpha-1 Blocking agent is a capsule?

terazosin

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What are the symptoms of Overactive Bladder?

frequency, urgency, incontinence

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WHat are the side effects of taking Urinary Antcholinergic Agents?

xerostomia, mydriasis, xerostomia, oligohidrosis(hyperthermia)

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Dosage form of Enablex

extended-release tablet

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Dosage form of darifenacin

extended-release tablet

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Dosage form of Vesicare

tablet

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Dosage for of solifenacin

tablet

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Generic for Detrol

tolterodine

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Trade name for tolterodine

Detrol

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Dosage form of Detrol

tablet

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dosage form of Detrol LA

extended-release capsule

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Dosing interval for Detrol LA

1 daily

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Dosing interval for Detrol

Twice daily

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Dosing interval for tolterodine

Twice daily

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Generic for Sanctura

trospium

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Trade name for trospium

Sanctura

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Dosage form of Sanctura

tablet

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Dosage form of Sanctura XR

extended-release tablet

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Dosing interval for trospium

Twice Daily

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Dosing interval for Sanctura

twice daily

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Dosing interval for Sanctura XR

1 daily

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Dosage form of Ditropan

tablet

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Generic for Ditropan

oxybutynin

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Dosage form of Ditropan XL

extended release tablet

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Dosing interval for Ditropan

4 times daily

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Dosing interval for Ditropan XL

1 daily

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Liquid form of Ditropan

syrup

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Liquid form of oxybutynin

syrup

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Dosing interval of oxybutynin syrup

4 times daily

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Dosing interval of Ditropan syrup

4 times daily

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Generic of Oxytrol

oxybutynin

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Dosage form of Oxytrol

transdermal patch

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Dosing interval of oxybutynin patch

twice weekly

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Dosing interval of Oxytrol

twice weekly

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Dosage form of Gelnique

gel

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Trade name for oxybutynin gel

Gelnique

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Generic for Gelnique

oxybutynin

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Dosing interval for Gelnique

1 daily

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Dosing interval for oxybutynin gel

1 daily