Medicine : Nafodil (75mg)

Name:Nafodil (75mg)
Manufacturer:Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Generic Use:Naftopidil
Composition:Naftopidil(75 Mg)
Substitutes:naftomax (75mg) , nafodil (75mg)

Generic ( Naftopidil )

Typical use Of Naftopidil :Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), Urinary Symtom Due To BPH, Prostatic Cancer, Bladder Cancer And Neurosis, Hypertension.
Mechanism of action of Naftopidil :Naftopidil Is An ?1-blocker That Suppresses The Constriction Of Smooth Muscle In The Prostate Gland And In The Urethra, Alleviating The Discomfort And Other Symptoms Of BPH. It Acts As An Antihypertensive By Blocking ?1-adrenergic Receptor And Causes Vaso Dialation.
Drug Interaction of Naftopidil :Tell Your Doctor Of All Prescription And Nonprescription Medication You May Use. Do Not Start Or Stop Any Medicine Without Doctor Or Pharmacist Approval.
Side effects of Naftopidil :Dizziness, Fainting, Orthostatic Hypotension, Nausea Or Vomiting, Palpitations And Flushing.


How Naftopidil will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Naftopidil will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Naftopidil

No Studies Found