Antab 5mg Tablet

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Sanzyme Ltd

Composition for Antab 5mg Tablet

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₹21.9/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Antab Tablet

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Uses of Antab Tablet

Antab 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Overactive bladder (OAB) symptoms
OAB is a collection of urinary storage symptoms, including urgency, incontinence, frequency, and nocturia.
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Side effects of Antab Tablet

Common

Dry mouth, Nausea, Constipation, Abdominal pain, Dyspepsia, Blurred vision.

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How to use Antab Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Antab 5mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Antab Tablet works

Antab 5mg tablet is an antimuscarinic. It works by relaxing muscles of the urinary bladder and prevents frequent, urgent or uncontrolled urination.

In Depth Information on Antab Tablet

Expert advice for Antab Tablet

  • Reduces abnormal contractions of bladder.
  • Can take up to 4 weeks before you see an improvement in your symptoms.
  • Helpful in men with urinary symptoms caused by enlarged prostate.
  • Avoid caffeine, alcohol or carbonated drinks as they can worsen your symptoms.
  • Side effects are mild and usually include dry mouth and eyes, constipation, difficulty urinating, blurred vision and sleepiness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Antab 5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Antab 5mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Antab 5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

Long-term use of Antab 5mg Tablet might reduce milk production, and cause constipation, dry mouth and urine infection in the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Antab 5mg Tablet may cause blurred vision and sometimes sleepiness or tiredness which may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Antab 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Antab 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Antab 5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients undergoing kidney dialysis.
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Liver
CAUTION
Antab 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Antab 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Antab 5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Calcigard 5mg Capsule, Calcigard 10mg Capsule, Amlo 5mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Antab 5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Solifenacin

Q. How does solifenacin work?
It acts by reducing contractions in the muscles of the urinary bladder and tract
Q. What is it used for?
Solifenacin is used to treat patients who suffer from urinary incontinence (inability to control urine) and increased urinary frequency, which is usually caused by an overactive bladder. It belongs to a antimuscarinic class of medication
Q. Is solifenacin an antibiotic/ sulfa drug/steroid/anticholinergic?
Solifenacin is not an antibiotic/sulfa drug/steroid. It is a type of anticholinergic which is called antimuscarinic (acts only against muscarinic receptors)
Q. What is solifenacin succinate tablet?
Solifenacin succinate is the tablet formulation of solifenacin
Q. Is solifenacin safe?
Solifenacin is safe when taken for an indication and at a dose strictly instructed by your doctor
Q. How quickly does solifenacin work?
Solifenacin should be taken for 4 weeks at least before major improvements are observed
Q. Does solifenacin cause weight gain/fluid or water retention?
Solifenacin has some side effects like fluid or water retention. It is not known to cause weight gain. If side effects are observed then consult the doctor immediately
Q. Does it affect the contraceptive pill?
It is not known to affect the contraceptive pill.
Q. Is Antab same as Tamsulosin?
No, Antab is not same as Tamsulosin. Both belong to different classes of drugs. Tamsulosin is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia whereas Antab is used to treat overactive bladder.
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