What is Alfusin?
Alfusin 10 is prescribed to male patients suffering from an enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia). It may also be used to treat male patients with difficulty urinating, which it does by reducing the pressure on the bladder and prostate muscles. This medication is not suitable for use by children or female patients.
How is Alfusin 10 used?
Patients prescribed Alfusin 10 are usually prescribed a dosage of 10mg per day by their health care provider. It should normally be taken alongside a meal or snack and swallowed whole without being chewed or broken in any way. Close monitoring is usually required when taking this medication, due to this you should always keep all appointments with your health care provider.
Patients taking Alfusin 10 may experience the following side effects:
- Stomach ache
- vomiting, stomach upset, diarrhea
Contact a doctor immediately should side effects persist or worsen.
Alfusin 10 should never be used by female patients or children.
Immediately proceed to your nearest emergency department if you suffer an allergic reaction. Symptoms usually associated with such a reaction include difficulty breathing or swallowing, chest tightness, swelling, skin rashes, and hives.
Alfusin 10 is not always suitable for all patients. Always consult your health care provider prior to using this medication if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, trying to conceive, using any other medication (prescription or non-prescription), using any herbal products or supplements, or if you have any allergies or other health problems.
The correct dosage and prescription commonly depend on the patient and the condition being treated. Do not adjust your dosage without the approval of your health care provider. This product is only for use as prescribed and instructed.