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Olyster 1mg Tablet

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Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Olyster 1mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Olyster 1mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
MRP
83.02
₹8.3/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Olyster Tablet

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Uses of Olyster Tablet

Olyster 1mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure and benign prostatic hyperplasia.
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Olyster Tablet side effects

Common

Dizziness, Headache, Drowsiness, Low energy, Weakness, Palpitations, Nausea.

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How to use Olyster 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. Olyster 1mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Olyster Tablet works

Olyster 1mg Tablet is an alpha-blocker. It lowers blood pressure by relaxing blood vessels. It works by relaxing muscle around the bladder exit and prostate, which makes it easier to urinate.

In Depth Information on Olyster Tablet

Expert advice for Olyster Tablet

  • Dizziness or fainting may occur, especially when rising from a lying or sitting position. Getting up slowly may help improve the problem.
  • These effects may get aggravated by consuming alcohol during exercise, in hot weather, or when standing for long durations.
  • May affect your eye muscles; this should be harmless unless you are scheduled for a cataract surgery.
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Olyster Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Olyster Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking terazosin with alcohol can lower blood pressure. This may cause dizziness, especially when getting up from a sitting or lying position.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Olyster 1mg 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Olyster 1mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Olyster 1mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Olyster 1mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Olyster 1mg Tablet is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
Olyster 1mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Olyster 1mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Olyster 1mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Olyster Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Olyster 1mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Olyster Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Terazosin

Olyster belongs to class of medications called alpha-receptor blockers or alpha-blockers
Olyster is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Olyster is neither a statin nor a blood thinner
Q. Is terazosin a diuretic?
No, terazosin is not a diuretic, it antagonizes the alpha receptors causing relaxation of the smooth muscle tone in the prostate and bladder neck, hence the urine is passed easily in patients with enlarged prostrate
No, Olyster is not a narcotic
No, Olyster is not known to reduce heart rate. Increase in heart rate or irregular heart rate is a common adverse event reported for Olyster
Weight gain/ tiredness/ constipation and dry mouth are common side effects of Olyster therapy. However is not known to cause impotence. It may rarely cause painful prolonged erections (Priapism), which if untreated may cause impotence
Please follow your doctor's advice before taking these medications with Olyster. As combining Cialis (tadalafil) with Olyster can lower your blood pressure and increase the risk of dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, flushing, headache, and nasal congestion
Olyster and Flomax (tamulosin) are both used for the symptomatic treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia. Please follow your doctor's advice before taking any medications when on treatment with Olyster

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Olyster with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Olyster with Itraconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Olyster with Ritonavir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune, Ritomax
Olyster with Voriconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Voriconazole: Vosicaz, Vorizol, Voraze, Rextro, Vhope, Vonaz, Vocozo, Voritek, Voritrop, Vorifit, Vorzu, Voritrol, Vfend, Vorizef, Vorier
Olyster with Posaconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Olyster with Ketoconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal, Hyphoral
Olyster with Indinavir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Olyster with Udenafil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Udenafil: Udzire
Olyster with Cyclosporine
SERIOUS
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sildenafil low strength: Assurans, Vasosure, Pulmosil, Sildaflow, PAH, Pulmoday
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tadalafil other strength: Modula, Tafil
Olyster with Tadalafil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tadalafil: Megalis, Tagil, T-Film, Forzest, Tadafil
Olyster with Perindopril
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Perindopril: Perihart
Olyster with Irbesartan
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Irbesartan: Irbepex, Irovel
Olyster with Labetalol
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Labetalol: Evabet, Labetamac, Pregnasafe, Lablol, Labebet, Tiplab, Labecor, Labil, Alpha Dip
Olyster with Nimodipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nimodipine: Nimpod, Nimocer, Vasotop, Nimodec
Olyster with Betaxolol
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Betaxolol: Glucoptic, BEXOL (JAWA)
Olyster with Sotalol
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Sotalol: Sotalar, Solet
Olyster with Bisoprolol
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Bisoprolol: Biselect, Concor, Trubis, Zabesta, Concor COR, Bisoheart, Bisokem, Bisocar
Olyster with Digoxin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin
Olyster with Indomethacin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Indomethacin: Ducaine, Artilup, Inmecin, Donica, Indoc, Indomethacin
Olyster with Benidipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Caritec
Olyster with Enalapril
MODERATE
Olyster with Torasemide
MODERATE
Olyster with Timolol
MODERATE
Olyster with Diltiazem
MODERATE
Olyster with Spironolactone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Spironolactone: Aldactone
Olyster with Nifedipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nifedipine: Calnif, Depicor, Calbloc, Calcigard, Nicardia, Nepin, Nefidipine, Cardipin, Depin, Nifelat, Nifedine, Nifidip, NF
Olyster with Furosemide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Furosemide: Frussenex, Fru, Lasix, Frusamide, Frusenex, Lasix HD, Urix
Olyster with Quinapril
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Quinapril: Acupil, Q Press
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