Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S
Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S
Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S
Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S
Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S

Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S

By CIPLA LIMITED
20 Capsule(s) in Strip
378.46*
MRP 461.54
15% OFF
3% EXTRA
Inclusive of all taxes
safety
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Silodosin(8.0 Mg) + Dutasteride(0.5 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
DRUGS FOR BENIGN PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA

Medical Description

New Silofast D 8 tablet contains a combination of Silodosin and Dutasteride, which are used for the treatment of enlarged prostate gland in men. This medicine should be taken after the doctor's advice...
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uses

Uses of Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S

New Silofast D 8 tablet is used for the treatment of enlarged prostate gland in men (benign prostatic hyperplasia).
contraindications

Contraindications of Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S

  • If you are allergic to Silodosin, Dutasteride or any other ingredient of this medicine.
  • If you suffer from a severe disorder of the liver or kidneys.
  • If you are a female or a child.
  • If you are taking medicines like ketoconazole, itraconazole, ritonavir or cyclosporine.
sideEffects

Side effects of Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S

  • Unsteadiness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache
  • Low blood pressure
  • Congestion in nose
  • Problem in ejaculation
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take New Silofast D 8 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
New Silofast D 8 tablet should not be taken by any pregnant women in any case.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take New Silofast D 8 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Use of New Silofast D 8 tablet is contraindicated for nursing mothers.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed New Silofast D 8 tablet?
A:
New Silofast D 8 tablet may lead to changes in blood pressure at times. Do not drive until you are sure that you are alert and stable to drive.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with New Silofast D 8 tablet?
A:
Alcohol is not known to interact with this medicine. However, if you consume alcohol too often, discuss it with your doctor.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You suffer from low or high blood pressure.
  • You suffer from any eye disorder or planning to get eye surgery.
  • You suffer from heart diseases.
  • You have any fungal or viral infection.
  • You are taking medicines for lowering immunity.
  • You may experience problems in ejaculation, which will get back to normal once this medicine is stopped.
  • Do not give this medicine to women or children.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S

How Does It Work?

New Silofast D 8 tablet contains Silodosin which facilitates the flow of urine and relieves the discomfort due to the enlarged prostate gland while Dutasteride reduces the size of the enlarged prostat...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S

  • New Silofast D 8 tablet 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 with or after having your meal.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • You should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S

Interactions with other medicines

  • Antifungal medicines such as ketoconazole, itraconazole, Immunosuppressant medicine such as cyclosporine and antiviral medicine such as ritonavir should be avoided with New Silofast D 8 tablet.
  • Concomitant use of blood pressure medicines should be done with caution, as it may lead to excessive lowering of blood pressure.
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements you are taking currently to avoid interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S

  • Store below 30°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Silofast D 8 Combipack 20'S

Overdose

If you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately as your blood pressure may drop and affect heart function as well.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed to take any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose, 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: Does New Silofast D 8 tablet cure prostate cancer?

A: New Silofast D 8 tablet works for non-cancerous enlargement of the prostate gland. It has no direct effect to cure prostate cancer.

Q: Does New Silofast D 8 tablet affect fertility?

A: New Silofast D 8 tablet can lead to problems in ejaculation and low sperm count till you take the medicine. This problem reverses back to normal after you stop taking the medicine.

Q: Should I reduce my water intake to relieve frequent urge of urination?

A: Do not reduce your water intake. It is important to stay hydrated. Consult your doctor and take proper treatment for the increased urge to urinate.

Q: How long can I take Silofast?

A: You should take Silofast for as long as a doctor has prescribed you. It is usually prescribed for long term use. If you don't take or stop taking the medicine midway, it may worsen the condition.

Q: How do I take my Silofast D 8?

A: Silofast D 8 can be taken during day or night after having your meal. But try to take it at the same time each day. You should not miss doses or stop the treatment before the prescribed duration, even if you feel well.

modeOfAction

Quick Summary

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ContainsSilodosin(8.0 Mg),Dutasteride(0.5 Mg)
UsesBPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia)
Side effectsUnsteadiness, diarrhoea, headache, low blood pressure
Last Updated on: 29 Nov 2021 | 12:09 PM (IST)
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