SALT INFORMATIONSilodosin(8 mg)
Treatment for symptomatic relief of benign prostatic hyperplasia
Headache, flushing, respiratory tract infection, angina pectoris, AV block, migraine, syncope.
MECHANISM OF ACTION
It acts by blocking alpha-1 receptors in the prostate, bladder, & urethra, relaxing smooth muscle.
Can I take Rapilif (8mg) during 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.