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Alfusin 10 MG Tablet 15

Alfusin 10 MG Tablet 15

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    • Rs. 169.00

    Uses :

    Alfuzosin is used to treat the symptoms of benign prostate hyperplasia (enlarged prostate gland) and voiding difficulties.

    Mode of drug action


    Alfuzosin is an alpha-adrenergic blocking agent. It acts by inhibiting adrenoreceptors which lead to relaxation of smooth muscle in the bladder that relieves symptoms of benign prostate hyperplasia and facilitates urine flow. Alfuzosin also inhibits catecholamine’s vasoconstriction effect resulting in peripheral vasodilatation.

    What are the common side effects?

    The common side effects of alfuzosin are constipation, sexual dysfunction, dizziness, fatigue, headache, heartburn, nasal congestion, sore throat, chills, fever, abdominal pain, and nausea.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Safe under medical guidance Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Patients suffering from moderate to severe liver diseases should not take Alfusin tablet.

    • The concomitant use of alfuzosin drug with alpha blockers, antifungal, and HIV drugs is not recommended.

    • Do not consume alcohol while taking Alfusin medicine, as it increases the risks of Alfusin side effects.

    • Alfusin drug may cause dizziness and lightheadedness, so avoid performing heavy tasks that need mental alertness.

    • Do not use Alfusin tablet in the conditions such as low blood levels, kidney problems, cancers, and other prostate gland problems.

    What else should I know?

    1. I was scheduled for cataract surgery. Can I use alfuzosin drug? No, do not use alfuzosin drug while undergoing cataract surgery.

    2. I am on hypertensive drugs. Can I take alfuzosin tablet? No, do not take alfuzosin along with hypertensive drugs.

    3. Does alfuzosin causes chest pain? Yes, alfuzosin may cause chest pain.

    4. How to take alfuzosin tablet? Take the whole tablet with a glass full of water before bedtime or as prescribed.

    5. Can I take fruit extract (palmetto) to treat prostate enlargement along with alfuzosin tablet? Yes, you can take palmetto fruit extract along with alfuzosin tablet.

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