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Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s

Manufacturer

DR REDDY'S LABORATORIES LTD

Pack Of

20 CapsuleS

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Product Details

About Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s

Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s is a combination of medicine primarily used to treat the symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in adults with an enlarged prostate gland. It helps to relieve symptoms such as difficulty urinating or needing to go to the toilet more often and improve your ability to urinate. The prostate is a small, muscular gland in the male reproductive system. Enlargement of the prostate is called BPH common condition as men get older (50-60 years). It occurs when the cells of the prostate gland begin to multiply. In an enlarged prostate gland, the bladder wall becomes thicker, and the bladder may weaken and lose the ability to empty fully, leaving some urine in the bladder. Symptoms of BPH include frequent or urgent need to urinate, nocturia (increased frequency of urination at night, difficulty starting urination, inability to empty the bladder. Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s is not for new-borns, children, or women.

Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s is a combination of two drugs, namely; Silodosin and Dutasteride. Silodosin belongs to a class of alpha-1 receptors (located in prostate and bladder) blocker that works by blocking the action of alpha-1 receptors and causes smooth muscle relaxation in the bladder and prostate. Dutasteride belongs to a class of 5-alpha reductase that works by blocking the action of a 5-alpha reductase enzyme, resulting in a shrink of the size of the prostate gland. Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s reduces the BPH symptoms and improves your ability to urinate.

You can take Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s with or without food. Do not crush, chew, or break the tablet, swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. You are advised to take Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience certain common side effects such as dizziness, headache, nasal congestion (stuffy nose), and diarrhoea. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects persistently.

To treat your condition effectually continue taking Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s for as long as your doctor has prescribed it. Try not to stop taking it on your own. Do not be reluctant to speak with your doctor if you experience any difficulty while taking Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s. Avoid consumption of alcohol as it may increase the side effects like dizziness and low blood pressure. If you take Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s with any antihypertensive medicine, your blood pressure could suddenly drop to s life-threatening level. So avoid intake of Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s with antihypertensive drugs.

Uses of Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s

To treatment the symptoms of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) in men.

Directions for Use

Swallow the tablet/capsule with a glass of water as a whole. Do not crush, break or chew the tablet. Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s can be taken with or without food. However, taking Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s after a heavy meal might take a longer time for the medicine to work. Therefore you are advised to take Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s with light meals.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s

Like all medicines, Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s can also cause side effects, although not everybody experiences them. Dizziness, headache, nasal congestion (stuffy nose), diarrhoea, ejaculation disorder, retrograde ejaculation, impotence, orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing) are the common side effects of Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s. However, consult your doctor immediately if you experience any of these side effects persistently.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Do not take Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s if you are allergic to Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s and ingredients in it. Consult your doctor before taking Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s if you are taking medicines for the treatment of hypertension (high blood pressure). If you take Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s with any antihypertensive medicine your blood pressure could suddenly drop to a life-threatening level. So avoid intake of Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s with antihypertensive drugs. Do not take Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s if you have/had a heart attack or stroke or heart failure, low blood pressure, kidney or liver disease, have certain eye diseases, loss of vision due to loss of blood flow to the optic (eye) nerve. You are advised not to drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s as it may cause dizziness. Avoid consuming alcohol along with Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s as it could lead to increased dizziness and drowsiness. Older patients may be more sensitive to the side effects of Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s, especially dizziness and low blood pressure when getting up from a sitting or lying position. Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s should not be given to the women and children less than 18 years of age.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    You are advised not to consume alcohol while taking Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s as it makes you pee more and can irritate your bladder and also increased dizziness and lower blood pressure.

  • Pregnancy

    Consult Your Doctor

    Women should not use $ name as it is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men only.

  • Breast Feeding

    Consult Your Doctor

    Women should not use $ name as it is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men only.

  • Driving

    Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s may cause dizziness. Therefore you are advised to drive and operate machinery only if you are alert.

  • Liver

    Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. The dose adjustment may be needed in such patients.

  • Kidney

    Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. The dose adjustment may be needed in such patients.

Other Information (SIL0532)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s is a combination of two drugs, namely; Silodosin and Dutasteride used to treat the symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in adults with an enlarged prostate gland. Silodosin belongs to a class of alpha-1 receptors (located in prostate and bladder) blocker that works by blocking the action of alpha-1 receptors and causes smooth muscle relaxation in the bladder and prostate. Dutasteride belongs to a class of 5-alpha reductase that works by blocking the action of a 5-alpha reductase enzyme, resulting in a shrink of the size of the prostate gland. Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s reduces the BPH symptoms and improves your ability to urinate.

No, Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s should not be taken along with blood-pressure-lowering medicines. Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s may cause a sudden drop in your blood pressure which could lead to dizziness or fainting. Therefore, if Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s is taken along with blood pressure lowering medicines, it could lead to a severe decrease in blood pressure which could be lethal.

Yes, Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s may cause dizziness. You are advised not to drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s as it may cause dizziness. Drive or operate machinery only if you are alert.

No, Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s should not be taken by women. It is intended to treat symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in adult men only.

No, you are advised not to consume alcohol while taking Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s as it makes you pee more and can irritate your bladder and also increase dizziness and lower blood pressure. Therefore, you are advised not to consume excessive amounts of alcohol while taking Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd., 8-2-337, Road No. 3, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana 500034, INDIA

Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s

Sildoo-D4/0.5mg Capsule 20s

MRP: 460.00

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