Frequently Asked Questions

1. Which doctors treat floppy iris syndrome?

An eye surgeon treats floppy iris syndrome.

2. Why is tamsulosin the most preferred drug for benign prostrate hypertrophy?

Tamsulosin is an alpha1 antagonist that is most selective for the urinary tract and has less chances of causing cardiovascular side effects.

3. Are there any chances of occurrence of the syndrome even after discontinuation of tamsulosin?

Yes. The syndrome can occur even years after the discontinuation of tamsulosin.

Comments

vaishali9524 Friday, July 11, 2014

What are the major complication of this syndrome? Which age group people are generally affected by this syndrome?

Podhigai_Arasan Wednesday, July 9, 2014

very informative and useful. Thank you medindia.

Gayathri777 Wednesday, July 9, 2014

How to avoid Intraoperative floppy iris syndrome?

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