Naftopidil is used in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate) and increased blood pressure
How it works
Naftopidil works by relaxing muscle around the bladder exit and prostate gland so urine is passed more easily. Naftopidil also lowers blood pressure by relaxing blood vessels.
Common side effects
Rash, Headache, Dizziness, Fainting, Blurred vision, Palpitations, Frequent urge to urinate, Nasal congestion, Weakness, Vomiting, Nausea, Edema, Dry mouth, Diarrhoea, Vertigo, Depression, Drowsiness, Nervousness, Constipation