Veltam Plus 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.
Description Of Veltam Plus
Veltam Plus 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.
Veltam Plus Chemical Name
Veltam Plus Manufacturer
- Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Uses of Veltam Plus
Veltam Plus Tablet is used in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.
What is Veltam Plus?
Veltam Plus Tablet is used for Urination in men with enlarged prostate, Acute urinary retention, Symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia in men, Enlarged prostate gland and other conditions. Veltam Plus Tablet contains Dutasteride and Tamsulosin as active ingredients.
How Veltam Plus working?
Veltam Plus Tablet 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 Veltam Plus used?
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 Plus Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Veltam Plus Indications
Take Veltam Plus 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.
Veltam Plus Dosage
- Veltam Plus
- Veltam 0.2mg
- Veltam 0.4mg
- Veltam F
Contraindication Of Veltam Plus
- Hypersensitivity to Veltam Plus Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Veltam Plus Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Allergic reactions
- History of prostate cancer
- Liver disease
- Severe dizziness
Adverse effects Of Veltam Plus
- Fever with chillS
- Chest pain
- Abnormal ejaculation
- Runny Nose
- Body pain
- Decreased interest in sexual intercourse
- Trouble sleeping
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Veltam Plus
Veltam Plus Tablet 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.
Veltam Plus Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Veltam Plus Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of Veltam Plus Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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 Veltam Plus
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.