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Alfusin Tablet PR

Prescription Required


Uses of Alfusin Tablet PR

Alfusin Tablet PR side effects

  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Tiredness

How to use Alfusin Tablet PR

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. Alfusin Tablet PR is to be taken with food.

How Alfusin Tablet PR works

Alfusin Tablet PR is an alpha blocker. It works by relaxing muscle around the bladder exit and prostate gland so urine is passed more easily.

Alfusin Tablet PR related warnings

It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Alfusin Tablet PR. Taking alfuzosin with alcohol can lower your blood pressure. This can cause dizziness or feeling like you might pass out, especially when getting up from a sitting or lying position.
Alfusin Tablet PR is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
No information is available on the use of Alfusin Tablet PR during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Alfusin Tablet PR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Alfusin Tablet PR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Alfusin Tablet PR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Alfusin Tablet PR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Alfusin Tablet PR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Alfusin Tablet PR is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Alfusin Tablet PR?

If you miss a dose of Alfusin Tablet PR, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

  • Alfusin Tablet PR helps in relieving the symptoms of enlarged prostate. It does not decrease the size of the prostate.
  • Alfusin Tablet PR must be taken with food.
  • You will feel better within hours or days of starting the treatment. Full effect is usually seen within 2 weeks.
  • Alfusin Tablet PR may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • If you are scheduled to undergo an eye surgery due to cataract or glaucoma, inform your eye doctor about the usage of Alfusin Tablet PR.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Alfusin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Fungis, EF Z, Rocflu
Brand(s): Ketozoe, Ketazol
Brand(s): Indizole, Itraspan, Itzo
Brand(s): Suvida Force
Brand(s): Joy On, One Up
Brand(s): Losin, Tosar
Brand(s): Vemol
Brand(s): Psycool, Proparise

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Alfusin

I am taking Alfusin for treatment of urine completely out and not store.when I take medicine my penis become tiet and active so take it in normal condition I go to bathroom and do hastmatun" but due this on last Saturday I have pain in left side of penis.also doing urine problem.i think any vain is disturb.what to do?"
Dr. Praveen Pushkar
U need not masturbate everytime u take alfusin.
If I am taking ALFUSIN D , can I take Tadacep 50 once in a week?
Dr. Vinod Raina
take tab dapoxetine 30 mg 1 od at night for 15 days,please visit for more information
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Q. How to use Alfusin with a catheter?

Alfusin can be given to a patient with a catheter in place and can continue even after removal of the catheter. Clinical studies have shown beneficial results of using Alfusin in patients catheterised for acute urinary retention caused by benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). These patients could pass urine more easily after catheter removal with a lesser need for re-catheterisation.

Q. Can I feel dizzy after taking Alfusin?

Yes, the use of Alfusin can make you feel dizzy. This may occur when you suddenly get up from lying or sitting position. To lower your chances of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.

Q. Is Alfusin safe?

Alfusin is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

Q. Apart from taking medicines, what should I do to manage my prostate symptoms?

Simple lifestyle changes can help you manage your symptoms better. Try to urinate as soon as you feel the urge. However, take care not to strain or push to empty your bladder. Avoid drinking fluids (especially alcohol, caffeine) a few hours before going to bed or going out. Also, you should not take any other medicine without consulting your doctor because some medicines can increase your urge to urinate.

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