Dutagen (Ranbaxy) 0.5 mg Capsule

Manufactured by Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd.
Composition: Dutasteride
Prescription Required: Yes


Dutagen (Ranbaxy) 0.5 mg Capsule is used in the treatment of benign prostatic hypertrophy (prostate enlargement). This medicine should be used only by men. Women and children are advised not to handle this medicine since there is a chance of absorption through the skin.


Commonly asked questions for Dutagen (Ranbaxy) 0.5 mg Capsule

Onset of action

The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.

Duration of effect

The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendency has been reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women.


List of substitutes for Dutagen (Ranbaxy) 0.5 mg Capsule

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Dutagen (Ranbaxy) 0.5 mg Capsule , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Dutagen 0.5 mg CapsuleDr. Reddys Laboratories Ltd.
Dutas 0.5 mg CapsuleDr. Reddys Laboratories Ltd.
Sterdu 0.5 mg CapsuleAlkem Laboratories Ltd.


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