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Buy Silofast 4mg Online is an alpha blocker. It works by relaxing muscle around the bladder exit and prostate gland so urine is passed more eas...

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  • Manufacturer : Cipla Inc.
  • Equivalent Brands : Rapaflo
  • Generic Brands : Silodosin
  • Strength : 4mg
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1. Buy Silofast 4mg Online

Silofast 4Mg Capsule falls under a category of drugs known as alpha blockers. This medication is used to treat enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH). It functions by relaxing the prostate and bladder muscles allowing greater urine flow. Silofast 4Mg Capsule is primarily used by men. It reduces signs and symptoms of BPH.

On using this medication you may experience side effects such as dizziness, decrease in sexual libido, skin rash, hives, discoloration of skin or eyes, chest pain, swelling of body parts or darkening of the urine and painful erection. Seek medical help if you experience any allergic reaction.

Don’t use Silofast 4Mg Capsule if; you are allergic to any ingredient contained within it, you have kidney/liver disorders. Before using this medication notify your doctor if; you are taking any prescription or non-prescription drugs, you are allergic to any food/medicine/substance, you have blood pressure or prostate cancer, you are scheduled for any surgery soon, you are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding a baby (for women).

2. How To Silofast 4mg Work?

Silofast 4mg Capsule is an alpha blocker. It works by relaxing muscle around the bladder exit and prostate gland so urine is passed more easily.

3. What is Silofast 4mg Capsule?

Silofast Capsule is used for Problems with urination, Increased urgency, Incomplete emptying, Problems urinating, Hesitancy and other conditions. Silofast Capsule may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.

Silofast Capsule contains Silodosin as an active ingredient.

Silofast Capsule works by blocking the alpha-1 receptors located in the muscles of human prostate, urinary bladder and urethra and relaxes these muscles. Cipla manufactures Silofast Capsule.

4. How To Take Silofast 4mg Capsule?

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. Silofast 4mg Capsule is to be taken with food.

Avoid Silofast 4mg Capsule with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.

5. Mechanism Action Of Silofast 4mg?

Silofast capsules 4mg contains silodosin, an alpha1-blocker (also known as alpha-adrenergic antagonist), that binds selectively and with high affinity to the alpha adrenergic receptor in smooth muscle of the prostate gland.  Binding of silodosin in Silofast 4 blocks the action of naturally occurring adrenergic chemicals like noradrenaline which causes smooth muscle cells to contract and tighten.  Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is due to overgrowth of the smooth muscle cells within the prostate gland and increased muscle tone of these cells.  Silodosin in Silofast 4 relaxes these muscle cells which relieves the pressure exerted by the enlarged prostate gland on the urethra (urine outlet tube from the bladder); and also causes muscle cells in the neck of the bladder to relax.  The action of silodosin in Silofast 4 removes the blockage to urine flow caused by the prostate gland and allows urine to flow more freely through the urethra; it also relaxes the bladder neck, allowing urine to pass out of the bladder more easily.  Silofast capsules 4mg are formulated for modified release, which means that the rate of absorption of the active ingredient silodosin into your blood is controlled and you need only take one capsule a day. 

6. Drug interaction of Silofast 4mg

If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Silofast Capsule may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Silofast Capsule may interact with the following drugs and products:

  • Amprenavir
  • Atazanavir
  • Clarithromycin
  • Cobicistat
  • Delavirdine
  • Tenofovir

7. Side Effects of Silofast 4mg

  • Dizziness,
  • Ejaculation disorder
  • Change or problem with discharge of semen
  • Liver dysfunction
  • Sore throat
  • Stuffy or runny nose
  • Allergic skin rejection
  • Jaundice
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache
  • Swelling of tongue

8. Warning of Silofast 4mg Capsule

Taking Silodosin with alcohol may have additive effects in lowering your blood pressure. You may experience a headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.

Silofast 4mg Capsule is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.

Dizziness or weakness due to low blood pressure may occur in some patients while on Silofast 4mg Capsule. If you are affected in this way, your ability to drive may be impaired.

Silofast 4mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Silofast 4mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available on the use of Silofast 4mg Capsule in these patients.

Silofast 4mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Silofast 4mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Silofast 4mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.

9. Precaution of Silofast 4mg Capsule

Silofast helps in relieving the symptoms of enlarged prostate. It doesn't decrease the size of the prostate.

Silofast must be taken with food.

You will feel better within hours or days of starting treatment. Full effect is usually seen within 2 weeks.

Silofast may cause you to feel dizzy, faint, lightheaded, or weak, especially when you stand up (orthostatic hypotension). Take special precaution if you have to drive, use machines or do any activity that needs alertness.

If your undergoing eye surgery due to cataract or glaucoma, inform your eye doctor about the usage of Silofast.

Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.

10. Silofast 4mg Dosage

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 Silofast Capsule, 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.

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.

11. Uses of Silofast 4mg

Silofast 4 capsules 4mg are used to treat functional symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men with an enlarged prostate gland. 

Silofast 4 relieves the symptoms of urinary retention caused by restricted urine flow as the prostate becomes enlarged and presses against the urethra (urine outlet tube from the bladder). 

This helps urine to flow more easily, prevents urine backlog in the bladder, restores bladder control and relieves symptoms like need for frequent urination, inability to empty the bladder, strain and difficulty passing urine. 

Silofast 4 helps improve urine flow and reduce symptoms, which may reduce the need for surgery.

12. Storage of Silofast 4mg

You should store your Silofast 4 below 25°C in a cool dry place.

Additional

SKU BP014
Manufacturer Cipla Inc.
Equivalent Brands Rapaflo
Generic Brands Silodosin
PharmaceuticalForm Tablet/s
Strength 4mg

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