If BPH is causing severe side effects or if the medication is not adequately controlling your symptoms, surgery is an option. There are several different types of surgeries for an enlarged prostate.
(Click BPH Surgery for more information.)
A Summary of the Alternatives to UroxatralThere are several Uroxatral alternatives, including other medications, watchful waiting, and surgery. If Uroxatral is not working for you or if it is causing bothersome side effects, ask your healthcare provider about the possibility of trying an Uroxatral alternative.
(You can also read more about the treatment options for an enlarged prostate by clicking on Enlarged Prostate Treatment.)