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Zytrin 1 mg Tablet

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Composition for Zytrin 1 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Zytrin 1 mg Tablet

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Alcohol
MRP
92.2
₹9.22/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Zytrin Tablet

Uses of Zytrin Tablet

Zytrin 1 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Zytrin Tablet side effects

Common

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

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

  • You have been prescribed Zytrin 1 mg Tablet for the treatment of high blood pressure.
  • It may cause sudden drop in your blood pressure, especially when you first start taking Zytrin 1 mg Tablet. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking Zytrin 1 mg Tablet as it may enhance the blood pressure lowering effect of this medicine causing increased dizziness.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Zytrin 1 mg Tablet can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • Inform your doctor that you are taking Zytrin 1 mg Tablet if you are scheduled for a cataract surgery.
  • It may also be used for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
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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?

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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
Q. Is Zytrin a beta blocker or an alpha blocker?
Zytrin belongs to class of medications called alpha-receptor blockers or alpha-blockers
Q. Is Zytrin safe?
Zytrin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Zytrin a statin or a blood thinner (thin the blood)?
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
Q. Is Zytrin a narcotic?
No, Zytrin is not a narcotic
Q. Does Zytrin lower heart rate?
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
Q. Does Zytrin cause weight gain/ impotence/ tiredness/ constipation and dry mouth?
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
Q. Can I take Zytrin with Cialis (tadalafil)?
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
Q. Can I take Zytrin with Flomax (tamsulosin)?
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
Q. Does Zytrin lower Prostate specific antigen (PSA)?
No, Zytrin does not lower PSA.

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 Itraconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit, Cositra, Belitra, Sitra
Zytrin with Fluconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Fluconazole: Fungis, EF Z, Rocflu, Welcon, Fluzole, Geoflu, Rascon, Con F, Fucan, Flucur
Zytrin with Ketoconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Ketozoe, Ketazol
Zytrin with Tadalafil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tadalafil: Suvida Force
Zytrin with Sildenafil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sildenafil: Joy On, One Up, Yuvagra, Confidence
Zytrin with Timolol
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Timolol: Vemol, Timosight
Zytrin with Ramipril
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Ramipril: Topram, Rigapril
Zytrin with Losartan
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Losartan: Losin, Tosar, Closarten, L Sar, Rigapot
Zytrin with Olmesartan
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Olmesartan: Olmirose
Zytrin with Propranolol
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Propranolol: Psycool, Proparise
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