Dutas T Capsule is used in the treatment of benign prostatic hypertrophy (prostate enlargement). This medicine should be used only by men. Women and children are advised not to.
Dutas T Capsule
Description Of Dutas T Capsule
Dutas T Capsule is used in the treatment of benign prostatic hypertrophy (prostate enlargement). This medicine should be used only by men. Women and children are advised not to handle this medicine since there is a chance of absorption through the skin.
Dutas T Capsule Chemical Name
Dutas T Capsule Manufacturer
- Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd
Uses of Dutas T Capsule
Dutas T Capsule is used in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.
What is Dutas T Capsule?
Dutas T Capsule is used for Urination in men with enlarged prostate, Symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia in men, Acute urinary retention, Enlarged prostate gland and other conditions. Dutas T Capsule contains Dutasteride and Tamsulosin as active ingredients.
How Dutas T Capsule working?
Dutas T Capsule is a combination of two medicines: Tamsulosin and Dutasteride 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. Dutasteride 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.
How is Dutas T Capsule used?
Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. Dutas T Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Dutas T Capsule Indications
Take Dutas T Capsule as instructed by the doctor. Do not take larger amounts than prescribed. This medicine is recommended only for men. Seek emergency medical treatment in case of any side effects and do not stop taking this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Dutas T Capsule Dosage
- Dutas T 0.4mg/0.5mg Combipack
- Dutas 0.5mg Soft Gelatin Capsule
Contraindication Of Dutas T Capsule
Hypersensitivity to Dutas T Capsule is a contraindication. In addition, Dutas T Capsule should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Allergic reactions
- History of prostate cancer
- Liver disease
- Severe dizziness
Adverse effects Of Dutas T Capsule
- Chest pain and discomfort
- Swelling of face and lips
- Skin Rash
- Abnormal ejaculation
- Breast discharge
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Dutas T Capsule
Dutas T Capsule is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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.
Dutas T Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dutas T Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of Dutas T Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Dutas T Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dutas T Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
It may cause difficulty achieving or maintaining an erection (impotence), decreased sex drive, and ejaculation disorders such as decreased amount of semen produced or decreased sperm count.
Storage Conditions for Dutas T Capsule
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.