Frequently Asked Questions1. 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.
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