BPHLO S 4 Capsule 10's

Bladder And Prostate Disorders Rx required

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INTRODUCTION

BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE contains Silodosin which belongs to the group of medicines called Alpha-blockers. It is indicated for the treatment of signs and symptoms of Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in adults only.

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) also called prostate gland enlargement is a common condition. An enlarged prostate gland can cause uncomfortable urinary symptoms, such as blocking the flow of urine out of the bladder. It can also cause bladder, urinary tract or kidney problems.

Your doctor might want you to take some diagnostic tests before starting with the treatment. Before taking BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE inform your doctor if you have severe liver disease, kidney disease, undergoing cataract surgery, or have ever fainted or felt dizzy.

BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE is not recommended for use in women, children and adolescents under 18 years of age.

The most common side effects of using BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE are abnormal ejaculation, dizziness, blocked or runny nose, and diarrhoea. Consult with your doctor if any of these side effects worsen or does not improve.

USES OF BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE

  • Used to treat signs and symptoms of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) in adults

HOW BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE WORKS

BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE treats the urinary symptoms associated with prostatic hyperplasia by acting on certain receptors present in prostate, bladder, and urethra. It blocks these receptors, causing the smooth muscles in these organs to relax.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Take BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE as advised by your physician. Swallow the medicine with a glass of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.

SIDE EFFECTS OF BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE

COMMON

  • abnormal ejaculation
  • dizziness (even while standing up)
  • blocked or runny nose
  • diarrhoea

UNCOMMON

  • nausea
  • decrease in sexual drive
  • dry mouth
  • fast heart rate
  • symptoms of allergic reaction affecting the skin which includes rash, itching, hives and rash caused by a medicine
  • low blood pressure

RARE

  • irregular heartbeat
  • loss of consciousness or fainting

Stop taking BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE and consult your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following side effects:

  • allergic reaction including swelling of the face or throat, feeling faint, difficulty in breathing, itchy skin, or hives

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Nausea:

Take this medicine with, or just after meals. Stick to simple meals. Avoid eating oily or spicy foods.

Diarrhoea:

Drink lots of fluids, such as water or fruit juice to keep yourself hydrated. Do not consume any medicine yourself without consulting your doctor.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE is not intended for use in pregnant women.

BREASTFEEDING

BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE is not intended for use in breastfeeding women.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or operate any machines if you feel drowsiness, dizziness or having visual disturbances after taking BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE.

KIDNEY

BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE should be used with caution in patients having kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking.

LIVER

BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE should be used with caution in patients having severe liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking.

ALLERGY

Do not take BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE if you are allergic to Silodosin or to any of the other ingredients of this medicine.

OTHERS

Before taking BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE tell your doctor if you:

  • have to undergo cataract surgery
  • have felt faint or dizziness

Use in pediatrics:

BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE is not intended for use in children and adolescents under 18 years of age. Consult your doctor for advice.

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug-Drug Interactions:

Inform your physician if you are taking any of the following medicine before taking BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE:

  • medicines used to reduce the blood pressure (Ex. prazosin, doxazosin)
  • antifungal medicines (Ex. ketoconazole, itraconazole)
  • medicines used in the treatment of HIV-AIDS (Ex. ritonavir)
  • medicines used after transplants to prevent organ rejection (Ex. ciclosporin)
  • medicines used in treating problems in getting or keeping an erection (Ex. sildenafil, tadalafil)
  • medicines used in the treatment of epilepsy (Ex. phenytoin)
  • medicines used in the treatment of tuberculosis (Ex. rifampicin)

Overdosage:

If you or anyone else accidentally takes too much of BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE, consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :  

Silodosin

Pharmacological Category :  

Alpha-adrenoreceptor blockers

Therapeutic Indication :  

Treats Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Dosage Forms :  

Tablet, Capsule

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE out of reach of children
  • Store below 30°C

FAQs ABOUT BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE

What is BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE and why is it used?

BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE contains Silodosin which is an Alpha-adrenoreceptor blocker, and it is used to treat urinary symptoms associated with benign enlargement of prostate that are difficulty in starting to pass urine, feeling of not completely emptying the bladder, more frequent need to pass urine, even at night. Talk to your doctor for further queries.

Can I stop taking BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE on my own?

You should not stop taking BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE unless instructed by your doctor as it may cause your symptoms to re-appear. Talk to your doctor if you wish to discontinue BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE.

Is BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE intended for use by men of all ages?

BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE is intended for use in adult men. It should not be given to children below 18 years of age.

How to manage if I miss a dose of BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE?

You can take BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE later the same day if you have missed it earlier. Skip the dose you missed if it is almost time for the next dose. Do not take a double dose of BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE to make up for a missed dose.

Can BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE cause erectile dysfunction?

BPHLO S 4 CAPSULE usually does not affect erectile function. However, it may cause other sexual problems like ejaculatory dysfunction and failure to ejaculate. If you experience any side effects or uneasiness while taking this medication, contact your doctor immediately.

REFERENCES

1. Barbara G. Wells, Joseph T. DiPiro, Terry L. Schwinghammer, Cecily V. DiPrio. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia. Pharmacotherapy Handbook. Ninth Edition. 2014. Page – 1455.

2. NIH National Library of Medicine, National center for biotechnology information. Pubchem. Silodosin. [Accessed on 1st June 2022] https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/Silodosin#section=Mechanism-of-Action

3. P Capogrosso, A Serino, E Ventimiglia, L Boeri, F Dehò, R Damiano, A Briganti, F Montorsi, A Salonia. Effects of silodosin on sexual function - realistic picture from the everyday clinical practice. NIH National Library of Medicine, National center for biotechnology information. Pubmed.gov. Nov 2015. [Accessed on 1st June 2022] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/26446512/

4. Accord Healthcare. Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA). [Revised in May 2020]. [Accessed on 1st June 2022] https://www.hpra.ie/img/uploaded/swedocuments/43c4ae37-d929-4bb5-b0eb-84a7405b8d2c.pdf

USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) Test
  • Digital Rectal Exam
  • Urine Analysis

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Country Of Origin
    India
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BPHLO S 4 Capsule 10's

BPHLO S 4 Capsule 10's Mkt: Renauxe Pharma India Pvt Ltd

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