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. Siyo PD 18Y Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Siyo PD 18Y Capsule 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.
Siyo PD 18Y Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby. Monitor the baby for dry mouth, constipation, and urinary problems.
It is not known whether Siyo PD 18Y Capsule alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Siyo PD 18Y Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Siyo PD 18Y Capsule is recommended. However, inform your doctor if you have underlying kidney disease. Close monitoring is advised while you are taking this medicine.
Siyo PD 18Y Capsule is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Siyo PD 18Y Capsule is recommended.
If you miss a dose of Siyo PD 18Y Capsule, 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.
Siyo pd is anticholinergic drug which opens the airways and makes it easier to get air in and out of the lungs, thereby relieving breathlessness. It doesn't contain steroid, opiate or narcotic components
Siyo pd is not a long acting beta agonist (LABA). It is a long acting muscarinic antagonist (LAMA) which acts on muscarinic receptors on the smooth muscles of airways, opens the airways and makes it easier to get air in and out of the lungs, thereby relieving breathlessness.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 1st Dec 2017.