Urimax (Generic Flomax)
Urimax is Generic Flomax. For treatment of enlarged prostate (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia-BHP). Also Flomax used for Kidney Stones. Generic Flomax has limited side effects. Made by the leading Pharmaceutical manufacture Cipla Ltd. Urimax (Generic Flomax)
What is the active ingredient?
The active ingredient in Urimax capsules is Tamsulosin HCl. Each Urimax capsule contains 200mcg or 400 mcg of Tamsulosin Hydrochloride They are delivered in modified-release tablets.
What is Tamsulosin?
Tamsulosin HCl (Urimax capsules by Cipla) is an alpha-blocker medication used for treating the signs and symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). BPH is a condition referred to as an enlarged prostate.
USA Services has Urimax by Cipla which is a generic alternative to Flomax. The active ingredient is Tamsulosin 0.2mg and 0.4 mg.
How to Use Urimax (Generic Flomax)
Take Tamsulosin HCl capsules exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not crush, chew, or open the capsules.
Take this medicine one time each day, about 30 minutes after the same meal each day. For example, you may take this medicine 30 minutes after dinner each day.
If you miss a dose of Urimax capsules, take it as soon as you remember. If you miss your dose for the whole day, continue with your next dose on your regular schedule. Do not take two doses at the same time.
How is Urimax – Flomax used for Kidney Stones?
Studies have shown that the active ingredient in Urimax (Tamsulosin) can boost the passage of large Kidney Stones
Flomax Side Effects – Urimax
The most common Generic Flomax side effects are headache, dizziness, rhinitis, infection, abnormal ejaculation, asthenia, back pain, diarrhea, pharyngitis, chest pain, cough increased, somnolence, nausea, sinusitis, insomnia, libido decreased, tooth disorder, and blurred vision.
How to store Urimax:
Urimax should be stored at 20°C to 25°C (68°F to 77°F). Short-term exposure to higher or lower temperatures is allowed[from 59°F (15°C) to 86°F (30°C)]. Please keep out of reach of children.
Precautions when taking Urimax
Do not take Urimax if you are allergic to any of its ingredients. Always consult your Doctor or Healthcare provider before taking Urimax or any other medicine. Make them aware if you have:
- any kidney or liver problems
- any history of low blood pressure
- any allergies to sulfa or any other medicines
- if you are planning to have cataract surgery
Also, inform you Doctor or Healthcare Provider if:
- any prescription medicines, including blood pressure medicines
- any non-prescription medicines, including vitamins and herbal supplements
Other medicines may affect the way this medicine works. Inform Doctor or Healthcare Provider, if you take a medicine for high blood pressure. You should not take this medicine if you are already taking certain blood pressure medicines.
Frequently Asked Questions:
-Can I drink alcohol while taking Urimax?
Urimax can cause dizziness, so it is advised not to drink alcohol while taking Urimax.
-Is Urimax a steroids?
No, it is not a steroid.
-Can I take cough and cold medicines with Urimax?
No, taking other tablets with Urimax may cause urge to urinate so avoid combining with cough and cold medicines.
About the manufacture of Urimax:
Cipla Limited is an Indian Multinational pharmaceutical company. It entered the US market in 1984. Cipla was the first Indian company to receive US FDA approval. Cipla develops medicines to treat respiratory(Asthma), cardiovascular disease, arthritis, diabetes, weight control and depression; and other medical conditions.
Also, Cipla is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol CIPLA. Cipla was founded in 1935. Cipla’s portfolio includes over 1500 products with 50 dosage forms across wide range of therapeutic categories. Cipla USA Inc., the US subsidiary of Cipla Limited, is based in Warren, NJ.
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