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Rs.1,784.52/Pack
Rs 2,099.43

Rs.59.48/capsule

10 capsule(s)/Unit

Pack Size : 3x10's capsule

Rs.2099.43 Total

Avodart 0.5mg capsule

Avodart 0.5mg capsule is composed of

Dutasteride (0.5mg)

Primarily used for

Enlarged prostate glands

Belongs to the category

BPH & Drugs For Urinary Retention

Precaution:

Precautions are advised for patients with liver problems. Avoid blood donation six months after the last dose. Evaluation of prostate cancer and male breast cancer before and after the treatment is advised. Check double PSA values during therapy.

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usesUses of Avodart

This medicine is used in men to treat and control the symptoms of an enlarged prostate (benign prostate hyperplasia), it relieves symptoms of prostate hyperplasia by reducing the risk of urinary retention and the need for surgery.

side-effectsSide effects of Avodart

The most common side-effects are male sexual dysfunction, breast tenderness and gynecomastia (enlarged breast tissue). 

pillsWhen not to use Avodart

This medicine is contraindicated in women and children. It should also be avoided in patients with liver impairment and patients allergic to soy or peanut.

pills Expert Advice for Avodart

Q. What is this medicine used for?

This medicine is used in men to treat and control the symptoms of an enlarged prostate (benign prostate hyperplasia), it relieves symptoms of prostate hyperplasia by reducing the risk of urinary retention and the need for surgery.

 

Q.  How should it be stored?

Store at controlled room temperature, away from sunlight and out of the reach of children.

 

Q. How to administer it?

The medicine should be taken by mouth with or without food, dosage is as prescribed by the doctor, usually once daily. Swallow directly, do not crush or chew.

 

Q. What are its side effects?

The common side-effects are male sexual dysfunction, and gynecomastia (enlarged breast tissue).

 

Q. What are its precautions?

Precautions are advised for patients with liver problems. Avoid blood donation six months after the last dose. Evaluation of prostate cancer and breast cancer before and after the treatment is advised.

 

Q. Is it safe to use during pregnancy?

Its use in pregnant women is contraindicated.

 

Q. Is it safe to use during lactation?

This medicine can be absorbed through the skin; it is not recommended to the lactating females.

Q: Will this medicine make me dizzy?
Q: Is this medicine a blood thinner?
Q: What do I do if I miss a dose?
Q: When will my symptoms improve?
Q: Will this drug stop my prostate from growing further?

Warnings

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    Driving

    Please avoid driving when taking this medicine as it may affect your ability to drive.

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    Alcohol

    Please avoid consuming alcohol when taking this medicine.

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    Pregnancy

    This medicine is contraindicated in pregnancy.

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    Breast Feeding

    This medicine is not recommended for use in nursing mothers.

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