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The use of α-adrenoceptor antagonists, such as Flomax [tamsulosin], can potentially cause difficulty during cataract surgery

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Public Health Cataract American Academy Tamsulosin Cardura 
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    The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Urological Association.Medical Societies Issue Advisory to Cataract Patients Taking Prostate Medications. Media Release: 22 Aug 2006. Available from: URL:

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