FAQs ABOUT FLOKIND F
What is the use of FLOKIND F?
FLOKIND F is used to treat the signs and symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in adult men. It helps in the shrinkage of an enlarged prostate and reduce the unpleasant symptoms associated with BPH.
Can FLOKIND F helps to urinate easily?
FLOKIND F is a urological medicine. It helps to regulate the flow of urine by relaxing the smooth muscles surrounding the bladder and prostate. It also shrinks the size of an abnormally enlarged prostate which obstructs urine flow in patients with BPH. As a result, it improves urine flow and reduces pain or discomfort while passing urine.
Can FLOKIND F help to dissolve kidney stones?
No. FLOKIND F is only used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia. It cannot dissolve kidney stones. However, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can the use of FLOKIND F reduce hair fall?
FLOKIND F is intended to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia. It is not recommended for use in reducing hair fall. However, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can the use of FLOKIND F cause long-lasting painful penile erection?
Yes. FLOKIND F may rarely cause persistent painful penile erection (priapism) which is unrelated to sexual activity. If you experience any such symptom, contact your doctor immediately.
Can the use of FLOKIND F affect my sexual life?
FLOKIND F may cause problems in sperm release (ejaculation) or decrease in sex drive. These side effects are usually temporary and disappears once therapy has been stopped. However, consult your doctor if they trouble you.
Can the use of FLOKIND F cause prostate cancer?
FLOKIND F may increase the risk of prostate cancer over prolonged use. Therefore, take FLOKIND F only as advised by your physician. During treatment with FLOKIND F, your doctor will regularly monitor your serum PSA levels (prostate specific antigen) to rule out risk of unwanted side effects.
Can FLOKIND F stop urine?
FLOKIND F is a urological medicine. In patients with urinary problems such as unintentional passing of urine or frequent urination, FLOKIND F regulates the flow of urine by relaxing the smooth muscles surrounding the bladder and prostate. Therefore, it controls abnormal urinary symptoms (such as difficulty in passing urine or frequent urination).
I wish to father a child. Can I use FLOKIND F?
Before taking FLOKIND F, inform your doctor if you are planning to have a baby, because it can be found in the semen of men taking it. Both pregnant women and women of child-bearing potential must not be exposed to this medicine either through direct handling or through semen, because it may harm to the unborn baby. Men taking FLOKIND F should use condom during sexual intercourse to prevent seminal exposure of FLOKIND F to their partners.
Can FLOKIND F cause infertility?
FLOKIND F does not make you infertile. However, it can reduce sex drive or can cause few problems in ejaculation. These side effects are usually temporary and disappears once therapy is stopped. However, consult your doctor if they trouble you. Also, take FLOKIND F only for the stipulated duration mentioned by your doctor to avoid the risk of side effects.
Can the use of FLOKIND F make me feel dizzy?
FLOKIND F may make you feel dizzy or faint especially while changing position. Try to rest and relax. Get enough sleep. Avoid driving or operating any tools or machines completely while you are feeling dizzy. Do not consume excessive alcohol, as it could aggravate your dizziness. Consult your doctor if your dizziness worsens.
Who should not take FLOKIND F?
Do not take FLOKIND F if you have prostate cancer. It is not recommended for use in children and adolescents aged below 18 years. It should be used with caution in elderly patients. Women who are pregnant or think they may be pregnant should not come in contact with FLOKIND F as it may cause serious harm to the growing fetus. Before taking FLOKIND F inform your doctor if you any liver, kidney, or heart problems. You must also inform your doctor if you are scheduled for any upcoming eye surgery (cataract).
What is the best time to take FLOKIND F?
Take FLOKIND F regularly at the same time each day. It can be taken in the morning or at night with or without meals as instructed by your doctor.
What are the side effects of FLOKIND F?
The most common side effects of taking FLOKIND F are feeling dizzy while standing up, decrease in sex drive and ejaculation problems. These side effects are usually temporary and disappears once the therapy is stopped. However, consult your doctor if they trouble you.
How long will it take for FLOKIND F to show the results?
It may take around 4 weeks for FLOKIND F to show results. However, this period may vary from patient-to-patient depending upon their disease condition. Therefore, continue to take this medicine as advised by your doctor.
What to do if I forgot to take a dose of FLOKIND F?
If you have missed a dose of FLOKIND F, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next one regularly. Do not take a double dose of FLOKIND F to compensate the missed ones.
Can I stop taking FLOKIND F once my symptoms subside?
Do not stop taking FLOKIND F without consulting your doctor. Make sure to take this medicine for the stipulated duration recommended by your doctor to achieve maximum results.