Flokind F Tablet
Flokind F Tablet

Flokind F Tablet

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
151.70*
MRP 185.00
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3% EXTRA
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Tamsulosin(0.4 Mg) + Finasteride(5.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
DRUGS FOR BENIGN PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA

Medical Description

Flokind F Tablet is a combination medicine containing Tamsulosin and Finasteride. It is used for the treatment of difficulty in urination because of enlargement of the prostate gland, a medical condit...
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uses

Uses of Flokind F Tablet

  • It is used for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
contraindications

Contraindications of Flokind F Tablet

  • If you are allergic to Tamsulosin, Finasteride or any other ingredients of Flokind F Tablet
  • If you are pregnant or a woman of child bearing age
sideEffects

Side effects of Flokind F Tablet

  • Dizziness
  • Lightheadedness
  • Sleepiness or sleeplessness
  • Abnormal ejaculation
  • Decrease in sexual desire
  • Increase in hair growth
  • Runny or blocked nose
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Flokind F Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Flokind F Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine is used for the treatment of men's condition. This medicine should not be taken by women.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Flokind F Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine is used for the treatment of men's condition. This medicine should not be taken by women.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Flokind F Tablet?
A:
This medicine can cause dizziness and syncope. Avoid driving if you have dizziness and syncope after taking this medicine.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Flokind F Tablet?
A:
Consuming alcohol while on this medicine can cause dizziness or lightheadedness. Avoid alcohol consumption while on this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Your urinary flow is severely decrease
  • You have low blood pressure, dizziness, spinning sensation after taking this medicine
  • You have persistent and painful erection of your penis
  • You have history of allergy after taking sulfa medicines
  • You have swelling in the breast, discharge from nipple, pain in breast or testicles
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Flokind F Tablet

How Does It Work?

Tamsulosin works by causing relaxation of muscle of prostate gland and relaxation of muscle of urinary bladder causing improvement of urinary flow. Finsteride works by decreasing the size of prostate ...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Flokind F Tablet

  • Take this medicine with or without food as prescribed by doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Flokind F Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Flokind F Tablet and other medicines such as ketoconazole, paroxetine, terbinafine, erythromycin, cimetidine increase blood level of Flokind F Tablet
  • Concomitant use of Flokind F Tablet with any medicines such as sildenafil, tadalafil (PDE5 inhibitors group of medicine) cause decrease in blood pressure and should be used cautiously
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicine, herbal preparation, and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any possible drug interactions
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Flokind F Tablet

  • Store this medicine at room temperature in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Flokind F Tablet

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose include low blood pressure. If you have taken too much of this medicine then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed to take any dose of this medicine then take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I chew Flokind F Tablet?

A: Flokind F Tablet should be swallowed whole and should not be chewed or crunched.

Q: Does Flokind F Tablet cause an increase in blood pressure?

A: Flokind F Tablet does not cause high blood pressure, in contrast it causes low blood pressure especially during change of posture such as standing from sitting or sleeping position, a medical condition called postural hypotension.

Q: Does Flokind F Tablet cause impotence?

A: Flokind F Tablet can rarely cause sustained or painful erection of penis, which if not treated on time can cause impotence.

Q: Does Flokind F Tablet use for treatment of prostate cancer?

A: Flokind F Tablet is not used for treatment of prostate cancer, in contrast intake of Flokind F Tablet can cause serious form of prostate cancer.

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