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Geristart Information

Geristart is a prescription drug, available for use as Tablet. Enlarged Prostate are some of its major therapeutic uses.

The optimal dosage of Geristart is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Geristart as well, which are listed below. Normally, these side effects of Geristart are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

Furthermore, you should know that effect of Geristart is Unknown for pregnant women and Unknown for women who are breastfeeding. Further, the section on Geristart related warnings talks about Geristart's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Geristart is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension), Glaucoma as it can result in adverse effects. The section on Geristart contraindications lists all such conditions.

Besides this, Geristart may also have severe interaction with some medicines. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Geristart is safe while driving, and is is addictive in nature.



Geristart Benefits & Uses

Geristart is used to treat the following -

Main Benefits

Geristart Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult(Male)
  • Disease: Enlarged Prostate
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 0.4 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: For course duration follow doctor's advice
Geriatric
  • Disease: Enlarged Prostate
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 0.4 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: For course duration follow doctor's advice

Geristart Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Geristart safe for pregnant women?


    Side effects of Geristart during pregnancy are not known because scientific research on this topic hasn't been done.

    Unknown
  • Is the use of Geristart safe during breastfeeding?


    Due to lack of research work on this topic, the side effects of Geristart for breastfeeding women are not known.

    Unknown
  • What is the effect of Geristart on the Kidneys?


    Geristart is not harmful for kidneys.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Geristart on the Liver?


    Geristart does not damage the liver.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Geristart on the Heart?


    There are no any side effects of Geristart for the heart.

    Safe


Severe Interaction of Geristart with Other Drugs

Geristart should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Severe

Moderate



Geristart Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Geristart unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Geristart

  • Is this Geristart habit forming or addictive?


    Geristart does not cause addiction.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    Geristart will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.

    Safe
  • Is it safe?


    Geristart should be used only after doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, Geristart is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

Geristart Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Geristart


    Taking Geristart with food does not cause any problems.

    Safe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Geristart


    Consumption of alcohol and Geristart together may have severe effects on your health.

    Severe


Frequently asked Questions about Geristart

Question about 5 years ago

Is it safe to use Geristart?

Dr. Ramraj Meena MBBS , General Physician

Yes, it is safe to use Geristart. It should be used strictly under a doctor's supervisions and one must comply with all the recommendations. One must not take more or less of Geristart or take it more or less frequently as per his/her will. In some people, however, Geristart may cause certain side effects like blurred vision, sleepiness, difficulty in ejaculating, sore throat, weakness, etc. Please inform your doctor if you suffer from any of these side effects. 

Question about 5 years ago

How long can I take Geristart?

Dr. Kumawat Vijay Kumar MBBS , General Physician

You can take Geristart for as long as it is prescribed by your doctor. Do not take an extra dose or a high dose without informing your doctor. Also, do not discontinue taking Geristart on your own as that might cause serious adverse effects. 

Question about 5 years ago

Does Geristart help with erectile dysfunction?

Dr. MBBS , General Physician, Other, Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Geristart might be given for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED). The exact mechanism of how it works in erectile dysfunction is not known but It is presumed that it works by improving libido, erection, and overall sexual function.

Question over 5 years ago

Does Geristart cause constipation?

Dr. Saurabh Shakya MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Geristart consumption may cause constipation. Constipation can be relieved by drinking a lot of water, eating lots of fiber, taking probiotics, exercising regularly or taking an over the counter laxative. Talk to your doctor for managing constipation, should you develop the same.

Question over 5 years ago

How does Geristart work?

Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD , Cardiology, General Physician, Internal Medicine

Geristart blocks receptors in the prostate, prostatic capsule, prostate urethra, and bladder neck. When these receptors are blocked, smooth muscle relaxation occurs in the bladder neck and prostate, decreasing the urinary outflow resistance in men.



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Flomax® (tamsulosin hydrochloride)

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 142-143

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1172-1173

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