Prosta-S

To the medical and pharmaceutical professions.

Composition:
Each capsule contains:
Serenoa repens purified extract 160 mg

Pharmacological Properties:
Prosta-S capsules inhibit binding of dihydrotestosterone (DHT) to the cytosolic androgenic receptor and alpha 1-adrenoceptor in the prostate, thus preventing accumulation of the steroid, which may lead to prostate hyperplasia. Prosta-S capsules also inhibit stromatic prostate mass growth in patients with benign prostate hypertrophy, in addition, the drug has antiinflammatory and antispasmodic actions.

Indications:
- Irritable bladder.
- Prostate complaints.

Contraindication:
Prosta-S capsules are contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to any of the components of the product.

Precautions:
Prosta-S capsules should be taken with caution in patients with hormone-dependent cancers.

Pregnancy & Lactation:

The use of Prosta-S during pregnancy & lactation is not recommended due to its potential hormonal effects.

Drug interactions:
- The concomitant use of hormones, hormone like drugs or adrenergic drugs may interfere with Prosta-S capsules.
- Concomitant use of Prosta-S with iron may result in non absorbable inslouble complexes.
- Concurrent use of Prosta-S with warfarin may result in increased risk of bleeding.

Side effects:
Stomach complaints following intake have been observed in rare cases.

Dosage & Administration:

160 mg (1 capsule) twice daily or 320 mg (2 capsules) once daily.

Therapeutic Category: Drug for prostate complaints.

Legal category: Prescription only medicine (POM).

Storage: Store in a dry place at a temperature below 30° C, protect from light.

Pakage: Box containing 20 capsules.
Box containing 40 capsules.
Box containing 60 capsules.


THIS IS A MEDICAMENT
Medicament is a product, which affects your health and its consumption contrary to instructions is dangerous for you. Follow strictly the doctor’s prescription, the method of use and the instructions of the pharmacist who sold the medicament.
- The doctor and the pharmacist are the experts in medicines, their benefits and risks.
- Do not by yourself interrupt the period of treatment prescribed.
- Do not repeat the same prescription without consulting your doctor.
- Keep all medicaments out of reach of children.

Council of Arab Health Ministers, Union of Arab Pharmacists.