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Alfumax ER may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Alfumax ER is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, th... View More
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Alfumax ER during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Alfumax ER may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Alfumax ER should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Alfumax ER may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Alfumax ER should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Alfumax ER may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of A... View More
Alfumax ER is an alpha adrenergic antagonist that is used in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia. It helps to relieve symptoms like difficulty... View More
Uses of Alfumax ER
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia
Side effects of Alfumax ER
How to use Alfumax ER
Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. Alfumax ER is to be taken with food.
How Alfumax ER works
Alfumax ER is an alpha blocker. It works by relaxing muscle around the bladder exit and prostate gland so urine is passed more easily.
What if you forget to take Alfumax ER?
If you miss a dose of Alfumax ER, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to you... View More
- Flotral 10 Tablet PR helps in relieving the symptoms of enlarged prostate. It does not decrease the size of the prostate.
- Flotral 10 Tablet PR must be taken with food.
- You will feel better within hours or days of starting the treatment. Full effect is usually seen within 2 weeks.
- Flotral 10 Tablet PR may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
- If you are scheduled to undergo an eye surgery due to cataract or glaucoma, inform your eye doctor about the usage of Flotral 10 Tablet PR.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Oral Benign prostatic hyperplasia Adult: 2.5 mg tid. Max: 10 mg/day. 1st dose should be given before bedtime. Extended-release: 10 mg once daily. E... View More
Additive effect on QT interval prolongation when used w/ QT-prolonging drugs. Concomitant admin w/ other ?1-adrenergic blocking agents, atenolol or dilt... View More
Elderly; hypertension; coronary insufficiency; angina (discontinue); renal or hepatic impairment. Monitor BP regularly. May affect ability to drive or o... View More
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Mode of Action
Administration Should be taken with food. Swallow whole. Extended-Release: Should be taken with food. Take immediately after the same meal each day. Sw... View More
Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
Renal Impairment Initially, 2.5 mg bid. Adjust dose according to response.
Pregnancy Category Note
1-10% Abdominal pain (1-2%),Back pain (1-2%),Brochitis (1-2%),Constipation (1-2%),Dizziness (5.7%),Dyspepsia (1-2%),Fatigue (2.7%),Headache (3%),Impote... View More
Severe hepatic impairment; history of postural hypotension and micturition syncope; intestinal occlusion; severe renal insufficiency; lactation.
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More