Alfuzosin ER

Medically Reviewed by Dr. Harshi Dhingra, M.D.

Last Reviewed: May 26, 2023

Drug Details

Common Brands:



Prescription only

Therapeutic Class:

Alpha adrenergic antagonist


Extended-release tablets


By mouth

Therapeutic Uses:

To treat urinary symptoms caused by benign prostatic hyperplasia

Controlled Status:

Not a controlled substance

Alfuzosin Drug Class

Alfuzosin (al-fyoo-zoh-sin) belongs to a group of medications called alpha blockers.

Alfuzosin Age Range

Alfuzosin is approved for use in adult men. Women and children under the age of 18 years should not take this medication.