Dutas 0.5 Mg

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Dutas 0.5 Mg Capsules treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Learn about its uses and benefits in managing prostate enlargement.

Pack Size Qty Price Unit Price  
90 Capsule/s
$66.50 $0.74
60 Capsule/s
$48.50 $0.81
30 Capsule/s
$26.50 $0.88
  • Generic Name : Dutasteride
  • Brand Name : Avodart
  • Manufacturer Name : Dr. Reddy's
  • Delivery Days : 10 To 12 Working Days
  • Presentation : Capsules (Blister Packing)


What is Dutas 0.5mg?

Dutas 0.5mg is a prescription medicine used in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.

It helps shrink the enlarged prostate gland's size and relieves pain and trouble passing urine.

Dutas 0.5mg contains Dutasteride, which belongs to a class of drugs known as 5-Alpha reductase inhibitors.

Dutasteride should be used only by men. Women and children are advised not to handle this medication as there is a chance of absorption through the skin.

0.5mg of Dutas is not prescribed for use in those below 18 years of age as safety and efficacy are not established clinically.

After a valid doctor's prescription, Dutas 0.5mg can be purchased from licensed pharmacies. It is also available under the brand name Avodart. w

What are the uses of Dutas 0.5mg?

Doctors prescribe Dutas 0.5mg for:

Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

BPH is a non-cancerous growth of the prostate gland due to increased production of a stress hormone known as dihydrotestosterone in aged men.

Some common symptoms of BPH include trouble in passing urine, sexual dysfunction, urinary incontinence, frequent urination at night, or painful ejaculation.

How does Dutas 0.5mg work?

Dutas, 0.5mg capsule, is a 5-alpha reductase inhibitor that works by obstructing the activity of certain enzymes in the body that convert normal male hormones into stress hormones, which cause abnormal prostate enlargement.

This further shrinks the size of an enlarged prostate and decreases signs and symptoms of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.

How to take Dutas 0.5mg?

Dutas 0.5mg capsule should be taken as advised by your physician. Swallow the capsule with a glass of water without crushing, chewing, or breaking it.

Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration of treatment based on your age, body weight, and medical condition.

Dutasteride can be taken with or without food as directed by the doctor. Take this medicine at the same time every day to achieve benefits.

0.5mg of Dutas might take some time to act upon your symptoms, so taking the medication regularly without skipping dosage is necessary.

The course of treatment should be completed to improve the effectiveness of the Dutasteride tablet.

What if I miss a dose of Dutas 0.5mg Capsules?

If you miss a dose of Dutas capsule, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for the next dose, skip the missed one and get back to a regular schedule.

Do not take double doses to compensate for your missed dosage.

What if I consume an overdose of Dutas 0.5mg Capsules?

If you take more Dutas 0.5mg capsule, seek medical help or visit a nearby hospital immediately.

What are the side effects of Dutas 0.5mg?

Some common side effects of Dutas 0.5mg include:

  • Impotence
  • Reduced sexual desire
  • Low sperm count
  • Dizziness
  • Problem in ejaculating sperms
  • Breast enlargement in men

Call your doctor immediately if any of the side effects persist or worsen.

Precautions and warnings for Dutas 0.5mg

Do not take Dutas 0.5mg if you are allergic to it, Dutasteride, or have other allergies. This medication might contain some inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions.

Before starting your treatment with Dutasteride, inform your doctor about your medical history, especially of:

  • Liver diseases
  • Kidney disorders

Pregnant women or women planning pregnancy should not come in contact with Dutas 0.5mg as it can cause harm to the growing fetus.

The doctor will monitor your serum PSA levels during treatment with the Dutas capsule to decrease the risk of unwanted side effects.

Frequently asked questions about Dutas 0.5mg (FAQs)

Can the Dutasteride capsule help you to urinate easily?

Dutasteride shrinks the size of an abnormally enlarged prostate, which improves urine flow and decreases pain while passing urine.

Can Dutas 0.5mg increase the risk of experiencing prostate cancer?

When used for a long time, the Dutas capsule might increase the risk of prostate cancer. Make sure to take this medicine only for the doctor's prescribed duration.

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