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Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet

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₹9.9/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Dutaone Tablet

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Uses of Dutaone Tablet

Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.
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Dutaone Tablet side effects

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Decreased libido, Decreased semen volume, Impotence.

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How to use Dutaone 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. Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Dutaone Tablet works

Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet is a 5-alpha reductase inhibitors. It blocks an enzyme which is necessary to change testosterone to another hormone that causes the prostate to grow. As a result, it helps to shrink the prostate and relieve the symptoms like difficulty in passing urine.

In Depth Information on Dutaone Tablet

Expert advice for Dutaone Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Dutaone to shrink the enlarged prostate and reduce the risk of urinary retention.
  • It may take 3 to 6 months to see the full beneficial effect of Dutaone. Hence, continue taking the medicine as advised by your doctor.
  • Dutaone is usually well tolerated. However, it may produce some mild sexual side effects such as low sexual drive.
  • Do not donate blood for 6 months after taking the last dose of Dutaone.
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Dutaone Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Dutaone Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Dutaone Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Dutaone 0.5mg Tablet, 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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Frequently asked questions about Dutaone Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Dutasteride

Q. Is dutasteride safe?
Dutasteride is safe, if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is dutasteride better than finasteride?
Dutasteride and finasteride belongs to same category of drugs with similar action, but their effect may vary upon individual response
Q. Is dutasteride a generic drug?
Yes, it is a generic drug
Q. Does dutasteride help in preventing hair loss?
No, it may cause hair loss.
Q. Is dutasteride a hormone/antiandrogen/steroid?
No, it belongs to class of medication called called 5-alpha reductase inhibitors
Q. Is dutasteride same as finasteride?
Dutasteride and finasteride belongs to same category of drugs with similar action, but their effect may vary upon individual response
Q. Is dutasteride cytotoxic?
No, it is not cytotoxic
Q. Does dutasteride increase or decrease testosterone/ weight loss/hair loss / depression/shredding?
Dutasteride may cause hair loss. Increase or decrease in testosterone, weight loss depression and shredding is not observed clinically Patients should follow doctor's advice regarding possible side effects
Q. Can I take Dutaone with Tamsulosin?
Yes, Dutaone can be taken with Tamsulosin. This combination is safe, well tolerated and works well in decreasing the symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia. Tamsulosin relaxes the bladder muscles and provides immediate relief by helping in free passage of urine and Dutaone decreases the size of the prostate and provides a long-term relief in symptoms.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Dutaone with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Dutaone with Fluconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fluconazole: Fluzole, Vinfem, Fazol, Zomav, Flutas, Efcan, AF, Fungonil, Ntfung, Afflu, Flukem, Q Can, Fungicip, Stefazol, Faze, Nazole, Fluzol, Forcan Plus, Fungid Best, Flucan, Odcan, Canawar, Flusyst, Tricon, Fluri, V Can, Cozen, Zerocan, Sifcan, Nucon, Fole, Flucoric, Flugee, Tucanozol, Vulcan, Fluzant, Flucess, Fludoc, Fluco, Albican, Phozol, Triben F, Adifung, Futiza, Flutican, Ultican, Angloflu, Ozus, Endida, Flucovar, Nixican, Surfaz O, Fungibid, Fumycin, Fungina, Flustan, Syscan, Myzole, Nipcan, Flucowin, Glenflu, Flucide, Fungiban, Manilin, Gocan, Jucan, Theozole, Atcan, Fluzen, Staflu, Canzika, Flutec, Pracan, Nucan, Candigyl, Fuspin, Fungipar, Funginil, Locan, Lodogel, Fluent, Alucon, Cazole, Lifecon, Antif, Fluson, Fungikem O, Fludon, Fonazole, Flucona, Trican, Fuzol, Aglocon, Flow, Fluoc, Utican, Flucole, Kozole, Zefun, Acroflu, Flair, Fludar, Fluzon, FZ, Flunaz, Scasis, Solcan, Fconaz, Flutrox, Syfun, Funaz, Zolcan, Zocon Inf, Antican O, Lodo, Adcon, Clozole V6, Flucopride, Logican, Fluc, Zolen, F Con, Flucol P, Flumed, Flucofit, Fluconorm, Zecon, Fcn, Depxit, Nuconazole, Fungicon, Flucaz, Floret, Trucand, Fluxan, Flucalup, Flustate, Fusys, Fungid, Fluxit, Fluzide, Markzole, Forcan, Sancan, Fungisanf, Saf F, Venzol, Fluact, Uco, Odicon, Fluka, Floroxan, Flu Z, Fluna, Flunac, Fluconex, Fluneon, Mcstat, Fungi, Flucolab, Freecan, Vilzole, Adecon, Falcon, Fedil, Flunova, Neocan, Fzhh, Hinzole, Fluconij, Flumit, Con, Fluza, Mycosure, Flz, Sysflu, Fungal F, Monila F, Hilzol, Intawin, Flucobig, Flucina, Fluher, Fungiset
Dutaone with Nelfinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nelfinavir: Nelvir
Dutaone with Darunavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Darunavir: Virem
Dutaone with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Dutaone with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Dutaone with Atazanavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Atazanavir: Atazor, Atavir, Virataz
Dutaone with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune, Ritomax, Empetus
Dutaone with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal, Hyphoral, Kanazole, Lirotek, Freek, Triket, Ketoford, KZ, Exket, Ketoza
Dutaone with Clotrimazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: PV 6, Oraloz Mpt, Clotrilin, Can V6, Clomax V3, Cantop V
Dutaone with Sertaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sertaconazole: Sertazol V
Dutaone with Voriconazole
SERIOUS
Dutaone with Saquinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Saquinavir: Maximune, Saquin
Dutaone with S-Amlodipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: S-Amcard, Esam, Big Dvr
Dutaone with Nitrendipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nitrendipine: Cardif
Dutaone with Benidipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Caritec, Benitowa, Benipack
Dutaone with Lercanidipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl, Lervasc, Lerez, Larpin
Dutaone with Clinidipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Clinidipine: Nelovin Forte
Dutaone with Nimodipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nimodipine: Nimpod, Nimocer, Vasotop, Nimodec, Nimodip
Dutaone with Lacidipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Lacidipine: Sinopil
Dutaone with Felodipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Felodipine: Plendil, Felogard
Dutaone with Nifedipine
MODERATE
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