Flomax is used for treating enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia [BPH]). Flomax is definitely an alpha-blocker. It works by relaxing muscles inside the prostate and bladder, which helps to further improve urine flow minimizing symptoms of BPH.
Use Flomax as directed from your doctor.
Ask your medical provider any queries maybe you have about how to use Flomax.
Store Flomax at 77 degrees F (25 degrees C). Brief storage at temperatures between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C) is permitted. Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store inside the bathroom. Keep Flomax from the reach of children and from pets.
Active Ingredient: Tamsulosin.
All medicines could cause negative effects, but a majority of everyone has no, or minor, negative effects.
Check with your doctor if these most common unwanted effects persist or become bothersome:
Back pain; blurred vision; cough; decreased sexual ability; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; lightheadedness; runny or stuffy nose; sinus inflammation; trouble sleeping; weakness.
Seek medical attention straight away if some of these severe unwanted side effects occur:
Severe allergies (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling with the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); chest pain; fainting; fever, chills, or persistent sore throat; irregular heartbeat; prolonged, painful erection; severe of persistent dizziness.
This is not a complete report on all unwanted side effects that may occur. If you might have questions regarding negative effects, speak to your doctor.
Do NOT use Flomax if:
Contact your physician or doctor immediately if these apply to you.
Some medical ailments may talk with Flomax. Tell your physician or pharmacist when you have any health conditions, especially if any in the following affect you:
Some medicines may connect to Flomax. Tell your medical provider if you consider some other medicines, especially any from the following:
This may not be an entire listing of all interactions which could occur. Ask your health care provider if Flomax may communicate with other medicines that you just take. Check with your medical provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of the medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days