Geripod 4mg Capsule

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:48 am

Geripod 4mg Capsule

Uses of Geripod 4mg Capsule

Geripod 4mg Capsule is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

To Improve Symptoms of Bph

Side effects of Geripod 4mg Capsule

The most common side effects of Geripod 4mg Capsule are – Asthenia, Dizziness, Headache, Insomnia, Orthostatic Hypotension, Nasal Congestion, Nasopharyngitis, Rhinorrhea, Sinusitis, Abdominal Pain, Diarrhea, Retrograde Ejaculation

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Geripod 4mg Capsule

Do not use Geripod 4mg Capsule if you are allergic to – Silodosin

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Geripod 4mg Capsule.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Geripod 4mg Capsule works

Geripod 4mg Capsule contains – Silodosin

Silodosin causes relaxation of smooth muscles in the prostate and bladder tissues by antagonizing postsynaptic alpha adrenoreceptors, thereby improving urine flow and reducing signs and symptoms of BPH.

Dosage of Geripod 4mg Capsule

The dosage of Geripod 4mg Capsule depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Geripod 4mg Capsule

If you forget to take a dose of Geripod 4mg Capsule, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Silofast 4mg Capsule  ( Cipla Ltd. )

237.60  15 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Sildoo 4mg Capsule  ( Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. )

144.00  10 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Rapilif 4mg Capsule  ( Ipca Laboratories Ltd. )

159.50  10 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Silosmart 4mg Capsule  ( RPG Life Sciences Ltd. )

135.00  10 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip


Drug :- Alpha blockers: May cause interactions.

Antihypertensives: May cause dizziness and orthostatic hypotension.

Moderate CYP3A4 inhibitors (diltiazem, erythromycin, verapamil): May increase silodosin level.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.