Generic Hytrin is an antihypertensive drug belonging to the group of alpha-adrenoceptor blockers. It effectively regulates blood pressure by relaxing blood vessels and decreasing peripheral resistance. It is one of the best-selling products by Abbott Laboratories, which is often prescribed as a therapy for arterial hypertension. For males, it may serve as a treatment of prostate adenoma (a benign tumor of the prostate), related urinary difficulties, and other conditions.
Hytrin is also marketed under the following names: Terazosin, Zayasel.
Hytrin® is a trademark owned by Abbott Laboratories.