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URIMAX 0.4MG CAP

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URIMAX 0.4MG CAP

URIMAX 0.4MG CAP
Uses and Benefits

Uses and Benefits

Urimax 0.4mg Cap is a medicine that works to treat men with an enlarged prostate gland. This medicine helps to relieve symptoms such as needing to go to the toilet more often or difficulty urinating. Urimax 0.4mg Cap is not used to prevent prostate cancer. However, the uses mentioned here may not be exhaustive. There may be other reasons or situations in which this medicine might be used.

Composition

Composition

The active ingredient of Urimax 0.4mg Cap is Tamsulosin 0.4 MG

Mechanism of Action of Drugs

Mechanism of Action of Drugs

Tamsulosin is an alpha-blocker which works by relaxing the muscle around the exit of the bladder and prostate gland so as to allow easy passage of urine.

Contraindications and Cautions

Contraindications and Caution

Patients with the following conditions are suggested to seek advice from their health care professionals before taking this medicine

  • Hypersensitivity or allergy to Urimax 0.4mg Cap or any of its components
  • Allergy to any other drugs
  • Kidney ailments
  • Liver disease
  • Low blood pressure
  • Any other ailments or illnesses that you may have
  • Caution:
  • It is very important to tell your doctor about your complete medical history.
  • Before taking this medicine tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are
  • Pregnant or breastfeeding
  • Suffering with any pre-existing conditions/illnesses
Side Effects

Side and Adverse Effects

Urimax 0.4mg Cap is generally well tolerated when taken in the prescribed dosage guidelines. Most side-effects are usually mild and resolve on their own. However, if they seem to persist for a longer duration of time, please consult your doctor. The following side effects may or may not occur during the usage of this medicine. Some common side-effects are as follows:

  • Allergic reactions to any of the compounds in Urimax 0.4mg Cap
  • Impotence
  • Decreased libido
  • Ejaculation disorder
  • Dizziness
How to Use

How to Use

Urimax 0.4mg Cap can be taken with food or on an empty stomach. The dose and duration should be followed as prescribed by your doctor. It is best to take this medicine at a fixed time. It is important that this medicine should not be taken more than the recommended dose.
Swallow the tablet whole with water, immediately after opening the tablet from the strip. Do not try to break/crush/chew the tablet.
Avoid missing or forgetting a dose. If you do, take Urimax 0.4mg Cap as soon as you remember; but if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take it at the next scheduled time. Do not take two doses of this medicine at the same time as it can be dangerous to your health.
Bear in mind that it takes a few weeks for the medicine to work so you need to take it regularly even if you feel it is not doing you any good. You must keep taking the medicine until your doctor advises you to stop.
Urimax 0.4mg Cap should be taken only by the person for whom it has been recommended by a qualified physician. This capsule should not be taken by women or children.

Overdosage

Signs and symptoms MAY BE NOTED in case of an overdosage. If you notice any unusual or abnormal reactions in your body after taking this medicine, please contact your doctor immediately. It is best to avoid taking more than the prescribed dosage of this medicine. Depending on the dosage, symptoms may vary from individual to individual. It is possible you may experience the following signs or symptoms:

  • Nausea
  • Tightness in chest
  • Rashes
  • Itching
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Palpitations
Warnings and Precautions

Warnings and Precautions

It is best to take Urimax 0.4mg Cap only on the advice of a medical practitioner. Adjustment of dosage or avoidance of the medication may be required in the following conditions:

Kidney:

safe to use in case of any kidney ailment/disorder? Urimax 0.4mg Cap is unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease. This tablet affects the kidneys. It is advisable to consult your doctor and let him/her know in advance if you have any ailments related to the renal issues before using this medicine.

Liver:

safe to use in case of any liver ailment/disorder? Urimax 0.4mg Cap is un safe to use in patients with liver disease. There might be slight/mild side-effects on patients with liver ailments. The limited data available suggests that adjustments of doses of this medicine may be needed in these patients. It is advisable to consult your doctor and let him/her know in advance if you have any ailments related to the liver before using this medicine.

Pregnancy:

safe to use in pregnant women? Urimax 0.4mg Cap may be unsafe and not recommended for pregnant women.

Lactation:

safe to use in breastfeeding women? Urimax 0.4mg Cap may be unsafe and not recommended for women.

Alcohol:

is it okay to consume alcohol during the use of this medicine? Mixing alcohol and medications may increase the risk of adverse reactions or complications, decrease the effectiveness of medications or even render them useless. Interactions of alcohol with drugs may make them harmful or even toxic to the body. Consumption of alcohol is not advisable. Please consult your doctor.

Driving:

does this medicine make you dizzy/ interfere with your sleep? Most people do not realize that many prescription and over-the-counter medicines can cause drowsiness and impair the ability to drive, thus making driving dangerous for themselves and others. If you notice any abnormal changes after ingesting Urimax 0.4mg Cap, it is better to avoid driving. Please consult your doctor.

Food:

Interactions between food and drugs may inadvertently reduce or increase the effect of the drug. Some commonly used herbs, fruits or other ingredients may cause failure of the therapy or even cause serious alterations of the patient’s health. this medicine can be taken with food or without it but it is not known whether there are any interactions with food. Please consult your doctor.

Drug Interactions:

Drug interactions may be dangerous as they could change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects. Be sure to keep a list of all the medicines you use for other illnesses including prescription medicines and herbal products in order to share it with your doctor. Do not start Urimax 0.4mg Cap on your own. Please consult your doctor.

Precautions
  • Keep this medicine out of reach of small children.
  • Keep this medicine in a cool place, away from heat and moisture.
  • Check the date of expiry of this medicine and do not use the medicine beyond its date of expiry.
  • Do not accept a damaged product.
  • Store this medicine at room temperature.
FDA Pregnancy Category

FDA Pregnancy Category

X: Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.


Drug Composition information
What is Tamsulosin for:

This medication is an alpha blocker, prescribed for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) or prostate enlargement. It improves the flow of urine by relaxing the muscles of the prostate and the lower part of the bladder.

How does Tamsulosin work:

Tamsulosin calms muscles of the prostate, making signs better.

How should Tamsulosin be used:

Take 30 minutes after the same meal every day. Swallow whole. Do not chew, break, or crush. Drink lots of noncaffeine liquids unless told to drink less liquid by your doctor.

Common side effects of Tamsulosin :

Feeling dizzy. Rise slowly over a few minutes when sitting or lying down. Be careful climbing. Headache. Nose stuffiness. Change in sex ability. This most often goes back to normal.

What do I do if I miss a dose

Take a missed dose as soon as you think about it. If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time. Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses. Do not change the dose or stop this drug. Talk with the doctor.

What precautions should I take when taking Tamsulosin :

If you have an allergy to tamsulosin or any other part of this drug. If you have a sulfa (sulfonamide) allergy, talk with your doctor. Tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.

When do I need to seek medical help

If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. These include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue or gray skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat. Very bad dizziness or passing out. Very bad headache. Erection that lasts more than 4 hours. Any rash. Side effect or health problem is not better or you are feeling worse.

Can I take Tamsulosin with other medicines:

Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. - Taking them together can cause bad side effects. - Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.

Are there any food restrictions

Avoid alcohol and grapefruit juice.

How do I store Tamsulosin :

Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. - Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.

Pregnancy Category

Category B : Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Therapeutic Classification

Drugs for Bladder & Prostate Disorders


Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions
Q1. What is the use of Urimax 0.4mg Cap?

Urimax 0.4mg Cap is a medicine that works to treat men with an enlarged prostate gland. This medicine helps to relieve symptoms such as needing to go to the toilet more often or difficulty urinating. Urimax 0.4mg Cap is not used to prevent prostate cancer.

Q2. Can we take Urimax 0.4mg Cap daily?

It is best to use this medicine as directed on the label or exactly as prescribed by your doctor. It is recommended not to use this tab in smaller or larger amounts or for a longer duration of time than recommended.

Q3. How many Urimax 0.4mg Cap can be taken in a day?

This medicine is best taken as recommended by the doctor.

Q4. What are the side effects of Urimax 0.4mg Cap?

Side effects are allergic reactions to any of the compounds in this medicine, impotence, decreased libido, ejaculation disorder, ejaculation disorder, nervous system disorder, gynaecomastia, breast tenderness, reproductive system and breast disorders and dizziness.

Q5. Does Urimax 0.4mg Cap make you sleepy?

No. This tab will not make you drowsy. It may make you dizzy.

Q6. When should I take Urimax 0.4mg Cap?

At a fixed time as per your doctor’s recommendations.

Q7. Is Urimax 0.4mg Cap harmful for health?

No. This medication is quite safe to take. However,please follow recommendations of your doctor correctly to avoid complications.

Q8. Can we take Urimax 0.4mg Cap on an empty stomach or should take it with food?

It should be taken with food.

Q9. What are the precautions I need to follow while taking the Urimax 0.4mg Caps?

Patients with hypersensitivity or allergy to this medicine or any of its components, allergy to any other drugs, liver disease, kidney disease and low blood pressure should consult their doctor before taking this medicine. Avoid drinking alcohol as it may interact with this medicine.

Q10. Can I give Urimax 0.4mg Cap to a child?

Giving medicines to children is complicated. Please consult your doctor before administering any drug to your child.

Q11. How long does the effect of Urimax 0.4mg Cap last?

It usually depends on dose and duration that the medicine has been taken.

Q12. Can I take Urimax 0.4mg Cap during pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for women.

Q13. At what time can I take Urimax 0.4mg Cap?

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. It is better to take it at a fixed time.

Q14. Can I take Urimax 0.4mg Cap without a doctor’s prescription?

No. Prescription Required.

Q15. Is it okay to drink alcohol while I am taking Urimax 0.4mg Cap?

Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause interactions with this medicine.

Q16. How to store Urimax 0.4mg Cap? Should I refrigerate it?

Please store at room temperature (10-30°C).

Q17. If I have trouble swallowing Urimax 0.4mg Cap, can I mix it in water and drink?

No. Please swallow it whole.

Q18. For how long should I take Urimax 0.4mg Cap?

The dose and duration should be followed as prescribed by your doctor.

Q19. By when should I start seeing results of Urimax 0.4mg Cap?

The amount of time taken by this medicine to show its effect is subject to vary based on the individual and intended use.

Seller Information
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