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Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By RANBAXY LABORATORIES (SUN PHARMA)
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
110.5*
MRP 130.00
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Tamsulosin(0.4 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
Drugs For Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Medical Description

Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets contains Tamsulosin as its active ingredient. It is used in male patients to treat symptoms of benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) (symptoms include frequent urination, pain while urinating, difficulty in passing urine, etc). It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. It should be taken after food. Complete the entire course of medication. Before using this medicine, inform the doctor about your detailed medical history. This medicine is not recommended for use in children and adolescents.
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Uses of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is used in men to treat symptoms (such as pain or difficulty in passing urine, frequent urination during night) associated with benign enlargement of the prostate (BPH).
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Contraindications of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to tamsulosin or any of the other ingredients of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets.
  • If you have problems with your liver
  • If you suddenly feel dizzy or light-headed when you sit up or stand-up due to low blood pressure.

Side effects of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Headache, dizziness
  • Nausea, vomiting
  • Constipation, diarrhoea
  • Weakness
  • Dry mouth
  • Nosebleed, swelling and irritation inside the nose
  • Skin rash, itching
  • Difficulties in ejaculation
  • Blurry vision
  • Palpitation

Precautions and Warnings of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets during pregnancy?
A:
Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is meant for use only in men.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is meant for use only in men.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets may blur your vision and make you feel dizzy, you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol and Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets, it is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of regular drinking.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have problems with your liver or kidneys
  • You are scheduled to have an eye surgery for cataract or glaucoma. As use of this medicine may increase the risk of eye complications during and after the surgery.
  • You have ever fainted or felt dizzy when suddenly sitting or standing up
  • In men, ejaculation disorders and ejaculation failure have been observed with this medicine.
  • Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is not recommended for use in patients below 18 years of age.

Mode of Action of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Tamsulosin in Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets works by decreasing the tension in the muscles of prostate and urethra (which carries urine), so that easier flow of urine is facilitated. Thus, improving the symptoms associated with benign enlargement of the prostate.
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Directions for Use of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It should be taken after having your meal. It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results and should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
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Interactions of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets may interact with other medicines, discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, you should inform your doctor if you have a planned surgery or vaccination scheduled.
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  • Concomitant use of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets along with blood pressure medications like Verapamil and Diltiazem, may cause low blood pressure effects like dizziness and light-headedness.
  • Concomitant use along with blood thinners like Warfarin can decrease the effectiveness of this medicine.
  • Medicines like Ketoconazole (used for fungal infection), Erythromycin (antibiotic), Cimetidine (used for acidity), Ritonavir, Indinavir (used for HIV infection) may increase the removal of tamsulosin from the body thus it should be used with caution.
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  • Other medicines like Indoramin, Furosemide, Doxazosin, Paroxetine, Prazosin should be used with caution along with Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets.

Interactions with food items

Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should be taken after food.

Storage and disposal of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Store Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat. Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

Overdose of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets may cause a severe drop in blood pressure, tiredness, dizziness and malaise. Seek urgent medical attention in case you experience any of the symptoms or have taken too much of this medicine.
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Missed a Dose

In case you’ve missed any dose of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets, take it as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose. Avoid taking a double dose to compensate for the missed dose.
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?

A: Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is used in men for treating symptoms associated with benign enlargement of the prostate (BPH) such as pain or difficulty in passing urine, frequent urination during night.

Q: How to take Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?

A: Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water, after food. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.

Q: How long should I take Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?

A: The dose and duration of Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets will depend on the response to treatment. Take it for as long as prescribed by your doctor and follow all the instructions and do not stop taking this medicine on your own.

Q: Can Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets be used in children?

A: No, Contiflo Icon 0.4mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is not recommended for use in patients less than 18 years old.

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Last Updated on: 18 Feb 2021 | 05:54 PM (IST)
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