Floslo 10mg Tablet is the medicine for you if you always feel the urgent need to urinate or have a leakage of urine. It is a muscarinic receptor antagonist that helps to relax the muscles of the overactive urinary bladder and thus making it easier to control the urination.
Floslo 10mg Tablet is not to be used if you are allergic to any of its ingredients. It is also not to be taken if you have liver problems, urinary and gastric retention, and if you’re taking potassium tablets. If you take medicines for the heart then it is a no-no.
It is taken with or without food orally. Continue using it without a break, even if you’re feeling better. It is important to complete the entire course of the medicine.
What is it prescribed for?
This medicine is used to treat symptoms such as involuntary urination, uncontrolled leakage of urine, a frequent feeling of a need to urinate, a sudden urge to urinate, etc. associated with an overactive bladder.
How does medicine works?
Floslo 10mg Tablet is an anticholinergic and antispasmodic that works as an antagonist of the muscarinic acetylcholine receptor. It binds to these receptors and blocks acetylcholine from binding to them, thus relaxing the smooth muscles of the bladder, allowing it to retain a larger volume of urine.
How to take
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Floslo 10 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
- Dry mouth
- Nausea and vomiting
- Abdominal pain
- Nasal dryness
- Blurred vision
- Dry skin
Take this medicine exactly as instructed by the doctor. Do not take in larger or smaller amounts than prescribed. Seek emergency medical treatment in case of any severe side effects. Ensure that the course of treatment is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Angioedema and anaphylactic reactions – This medicine may cause angioedema (swelling) of the face, lips, tongue, etc. as well as severe allergic reactions in some patients. Seek immediate medical intervention if any such reactions develop. Appropriate corrective measures, dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.
Central nervous system side effects – This medicine may cause central nervous system side effects such as a headache, confusion, hallucinations, sleepiness in some patients. It is advised that you do not perform any activities such as driving a vehicle or operating machinery if you experience any such symptoms during treatment with this medicine. Appropriate corrective measures, dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.
Pediatric population – This medicine is not recommended for use in patients less than 18 years of age since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established.
Floslo 10 mg Tablet helps you to have better control over your urination by relaxing your bladder which increases its capacity to hold urine thereby reducing the need to pass urine.
It may cause blurred vision, fatigue and sleepiness. Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires focus.
If may cause dry mouth. Try chewing on sugar-free gum or taking small sips of water.
Avoid caffeine, alcohol or carbonated drinks as they can worsen your symptoms.
Do not stop taking this medicine if you do not notice an improvement in your symptoms as it may take some time for your bladder to adapt and your symptoms to improve.
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. – Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.