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Zytrin 1 mg Tablet

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Composition for Zytrin 1 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Zytrin 1 mg Tablet

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MRP
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₹9.22/Tablet
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Medicine Overview of Zytrin Tablet

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Uses of Zytrin Tablet

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

Common

Side Effects of Zytrin are Dizziness, Headache, Drowsiness, Low energy, Weakness, Palpitations, Nausea.

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

How Zytrin Tablet works

Zytrin 1 mg 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 Zytrin Tablet

Expert advice for Zytrin 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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Zytrin Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Zytrin 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
Zytrin 1 mg 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
Zytrin 1 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Zytrin 1 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Zytrin 1 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Zytrin 1 mg Tablet is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
Zytrin 1 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zytrin 1 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Zytrin 1 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Zytrin Tablet?uses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Zytrin Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Terazosin

Zytrin belongs to class of medications called alpha-receptor blockers or alpha-blockers
Zytrin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Zytrin 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, Zytrin is not a narcotic
No, Zytrin is not known to reduce heart rate. Increase in heart rate or irregular heart rate is a common adverse event reported for Zytrin
Weight gain/ tiredness/ constipation and dry mouth are common side effects of Zytrin 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 Zytrin. As combining Cialis (tadalafil) with Zytrin can lower your blood pressure and increase the risk of dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, flushing, headache, and nasal congestion
Zytrin 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 Zytrin

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Zytrin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Zytrin with Ketoconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal, Hyphoral
Zytrin with Itraconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Zytrin with Voriconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Voriconazole: Vosicaz, Voraze, Rextro, Vhope, Vocozo, Voritrop, Vorifit, Vorzu, Vfend, Vorizef, Vorier, Verz
Zytrin with Ritonavir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune, Ritomax
Zytrin with Indinavir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Zytrin with Posaconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Zytrin with Udenafil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Udenafil: Udzire
Zytrin with Tadalafil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tadalafil: Megalis, Tagil, T-Film, Forzest, Tadafil, Modula, Tafil, Getgo, Filda, Tadact
Zytrin with Enalapril
MODERATE
Zytrin with Quinapril
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Quinapril: Acupil, Q Press
Zytrin with Triamterene
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Triamterene: Trymax
Zytrin with Furosemide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Furosemide: Frussenex, Fru, Frusamide, Frusenex, Lasix HD, Urix
Zytrin with Betaxolol
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Betaxolol: Glucoptic, BEXOL (JAWA)
Zytrin with Nitrendipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nitrendipine: Cardif
Zytrin with Nifedipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nifedipine: Calnif, Depicor, Calbloc, Calcigard, Nicardia, Nepin, Nefidipine, Depin, Nifelat, Nifedine, Nifidip, NF
Zytrin with Labetalol
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Labetalol: Evabet, Labetamac, Pregnasafe, Lablol, Tiplab, Labecor, Labil, Alpha Dip, Lab
Zytrin with Indomethacin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Indomethacin: Ducaine, Artilup, Inmecin, Donica, Indoc, Indomethacin, Indocid
Zytrin with Sotalol
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Sotalol: Sotalar, Solet
Zytrin with Spironolactone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Spironolactone: Aldactone, Spilactone
Zytrin with Benidipine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Caritec
Zytrin with Torasemide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Torasemide: Tormis, Torvigress, TOR, Meltor, Torvel, Tormid, Toresa, Zator, Toride, Dyamide, Retorlix, Torsikind, Flofre, Torsid, Diurator
Zytrin with Perindopril
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Perindopril: Perihart
Zytrin with Bisoprolol
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Bisoprolol: Biselect, Concor, Trubis, Zabesta, Concor COR, Bisoheart, Bisokem, Bisocar
Zytrin with Irbesartan
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Irbesartan: Irbepex, Irovel

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