Alfuzosin Oral Tablet, Extended Release 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Alfuzosin: Oral tablet, extended release (10mg)

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Alfuzosin 10mg ER Tablet
Cipla USA, Inc
Pill Identification: IG  |  302
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Alfuzosin 10mg ER Tablet
Torrent Pharma, Inc
Pill Identification: 1021  |  10
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Alfuzosin 10mg ER Tablet
Camber Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: IG  |  302
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Alfuzosin 10mg ER Tablet
Apotex Corp
Pill Identification: APO  |  ALF 10
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Alfuzosin 10mg ER Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: 956 

What is this Medicine?

ALFUZOSIN (al FYOO zoe sin) is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men. This is a condition that causes you to have an enlarged prostate. This medicine relaxes the muscles in the prostate and the bladder which reduces symptoms and improves urine flow. This medicine is not for use in women.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Alfuzosin: Oral tablet, extended release(10mg)
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Alfuzosin 10mg Extended-Release Tablet

NDC: 690970844
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Alfuzosin 10mg Extended-Release Tablet
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Cipla USA, Inc
Pill Identification: IG  |  302
Shape: round
Color: white
Daily Life Interactions for Alfuzosin 10mg Extended-Release Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Severe Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Alfuzosin 10mg Extended-Release Tablet(Alfuzosin)
Grapefruit juice and Alfuzosin (systemic)(Alfuzosin)
Do not eat grapefruit or drink grapefruit juice while taking Alfuzosin. Grapefruit juice may increase blood concentrations of Alfuzosin by reducing Alfuzosin metabolism in the body. Too much Alfuzosin in the blood can lower the blood pressure.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Food and Alfuzosin 10mg Extended-Release Tablet(Alfuzosin)
Food and Alfuzosin(Alfuzosin)
Alfuzosin should be taken with food at the same time each day. Try to take Alfuzosin with the same meal each day. Selected foods might interact with Alfuzosin. Grapefruit juice may increase blood levels of Alfuzosin by reducing Alfuzosin metabolism in the body. Too much Alfuzosin in the blood can lower the blood pressure. If the blood pressure drops too low, you may become dizzy or feel faint. To limit this interaction, it is probably best not to greatly change your intake of grapefruit or grapefruit juice while taking Alfuzosin.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Second Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Third Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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