Flokind 0.4 Tablet
Uses of Flokind 0.4 MCG
Flokind Tablet is used in men to treat symptoms such as pain or difficulty in passing urine, frequent urination during the night, an urgency to urinate, incomplete bladder emptying associated with an …
Contraindications of Flokind 0.4 MCG
If you are allergic to tamsulosin or any of the other ingredients of Flokind Tablet.
If you have problems with your liver.
If you suddenly feel dizzy or light-headed when you sit up or stand up due to low blood pressure.
Side effects of Flokind 0.4 MCG
Dizziness (sitting or standing up from lying position)
Difficulties in ejaculation
Precautions and Warnings of Flokind 0.4 MCG
Other General Warnings
You have problems with your liver or kidneys.
You are scheduled to have eye surgery for cataracts or glaucoma. As the use of this medicine may increase the risk of eye complications during and after the surgery.
You have ever fainted or felt dizzy when suddenly sitting or standing up.
In men, ejaculation disorders and ejaculation failure have been observed with this medicine.
Flokind Tablet is not recommended for use in patients below 18 years of age.
Mode of Action of Flokind 0.4 MCG
How Does It Work?
Tamsulosin in Flokind Tablet works by relaxing the muscles of the prostate, bladder and urethra (which carries urine), so that easier flow of urine is facilitated. Thus, improving the symptoms associated with benign enlargement of the prostate.
Directions for Use of Flokind 0.4 MCG
Flokind Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
It should be taken after a meal, it should be preferably taken at the same time every day for best results.
Interactions of Flokind 0.4 MCG
Interactions with other medicines
Flokind Tablet may interact with other medicines, discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, you should inform your doctor if you have a planned surgery or any vaccination scheduled.
You may experience low blood pressure effects like dizziness and lightheadedness when Veltam 0.4 is taken together with blood pressure medicines like Verapamil and Diltiazem.
Anti-fungal medicines like Ketoconazole or certain antibiotics like erythromycin, antacids like cimetidine or anti-HIV medicines may increase the removal of tamsulosin from the body, so should be used with caution.
Warfarin (used to prevent blood clotting) can speed up the removal of tamsulosin from your body and thus decrease the effectiveness of tamsulosin.
Other medicines like Furosemide, Paroxetine, Doxazosin, Indoramin and Prazosin should be used cautiously.
Storage and disposal of Flokind 0.4 MCG
Store Flokind Tablet in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
Keep it out of the reach and sight of children and pets.
Dosage of Flokind 0.4 MCG
An overdose of Flokind Tablet may cause a severe drop in blood pressure, tiredness, dizziness and malaise. Seek urgent medical attention in case you experience any of the symptoms or have taken too much of this medicine.
Missed a Dose
In case you’ve missed taking any dose of Flokind Tablet, take it as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose. Avoid taking a double dose of this medicine to compensate for the missed one.