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Treatments to help Kidney Stones Pass

Is alfuzosin used to help kidney stone(s) pass?
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Hello,
Alfuzosin is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). It is not used for kidney stones. Kidney stones are of four types: calcium oxalate stones, struvite stones, uric acid stones or cystine stones. Potassium citrate is used for the treatment of stones. I would suggest you to get an evaluation done from a urologist to determine the type of stone. Treatment modes include Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithrotripsy (ESWL), uteroscopic stone removal and percutaneous nephrolithotomy.
I hope it helps. Take care and regards.

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