1. Buy Veltam F Online
Veltam F Tablet is used for Urination in men with enlarged prostate, Benign prostatic hyperplasia, Male pattern hair loss and other conditions. Veltam F Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Veltam F Tablet contains Finasteride and Tamsulosin as active ingredients.
Veltam F Tablet works by decreasing the amount of hormone dihydrotestosterone in the body; blocking the action of adrenalin and relaxing the muscles;
Intas Pharma (Arron) manufactures Veltam F Tablet.
2. How To Veltam F Work?
Veltam F Tablet improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
- Decreasing the amount of hormone dihydrotestosterone in the body.
- Blocking the action of adrenalin and relaxing the muscles.
3. What is Veltam F Tablet?
Veltam-F Tablet, is an alpha blocker that helps to relax the enlarged muscles of an affected prostrate and bladder. It helps to ease out the symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) which includes difficulty in urination, increased need to urinate at odd times, and a weak stream.
Being a medicine for men, Veltam-F Tablet is not for use for women and children. It is important that you brief the doctor about all other medication you’re currently on, as it may lead to adverse reactions with similar medicines such as prazosin, silodosin, etc. Veltam-F Tablet is not to be taken if you are allergic to it. Let your doctor know if you have liver or kidney disease, if you suffer from low blood pressure or have a history of prostrate cancer.
Veltam-F Tablet is taken orally, with the dosage depending on your medical condition and response to the treatment. It is important that you take the capsule at the same time every day, thirty minutes after your meal, daily. Taking it regularly would help to increase its effectiveness.
Side effects include a drop in blood pressure that may lead to dizziness or fainting.
4. How To Take Veltam F 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. Veltam-F Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
5. Mechanism Action Of Veltam F?
Veltam-F Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Tamsulosin and Finasteride low strength which relieve the symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia. Tamsulosin is an alpha-blocker. It works by relaxing muscle around the bladder exit and prostate gland so urine is passed more easily. Finasteride low strength is a 5-alpha-reductase inhibitor which helps in shrinking the prostate by decreasing the level of a hormone that causes the prostate to grow.
6. Instruction for Veltam F
Take Veltam 0.4 mg Tablet as instructed by the doctor. Do not take larger amounts than prescribed. Close monitoring of blood pressure is necessary while receiving this medicine. Performing activities that require mental alertness like driving a vehicle or operating machinery is not recommended while receiving this medication.
7. Drug interaction of Veltam F
Interaction with Alcohol
- Description - Consumption of alcohol with Veltam 0.4 mg Tablet will have an additive effect in lowering the blood pressure.
- Instructions - Alcohol should not be consumed while receiving this medicine as it may lower the blood pressure and causes dizziness, lightheadedness. Avoid performing activities that need mental alertness like driving a vehicle or operating heavy machinery.
Interaction with Medicine
8. Side Effects of Veltam F
In addition to its intended effect, Veltam-F Tablet may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
- Decreased libido
- Decreased semen volume
9. Warning of Veltam F tablet
Taking tamsulosin with alcohol may lower your blood pressure. This can cause dizziness or feeling like you might pass out, especially when getting up from a sitting or lying position.
Veltam-F Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Veltam-F Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive. Veltam-F Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Veltam-F Tablet is recommended.
Veltam-F Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Veltam-F Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
10. Precaution of Veltam F tablet
Before using Veltam F Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Avoid driving or operating heavy machinery until you know how this medication affects you
- Be careful in women, children and adolescents
- Cautiously get up from a lying position
- Cautiously use in patients taking sulfa drugs
- Consult a doctor if you have breast enlargement and tenderness
- Do not donate blood for 1 month after stopping medication
- Liver function abnormalities
- May lower sperm counts in men
- Pregnant women must not handle crushed tablets
- Rise slowly after sitting or lying down to avoid dizziness
11. Veltam F Dosage
In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Veltam F Tablet, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
12. Uses of Veltam F
Veltam-F Tablet is used in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.
13. Storage of Veltam F
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Veltam F Tablet.
|Equivalent Brands||Veltam F|
|Generic Brands||Tamsulosin + Finasteride|
|Strength||0.4 mg + 5 mg|