Flomax is prescribed for treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.
Flomax is prescribed for treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia also known as benign enlargement of the prostate. Its active ingredient is Tamsulosin. It works controlling your symptoms, diminishing urinary retention and reducing surgery risk.
It is recommended to take the medicine as it was prescribed by your doctor. Take it with a glass of water, with or without food.
Before starting your treatment with Flomax tell your doctor if you have allergic reaction to Flomax or any other allergy.
Women, children and people with hypersensitivity to the medicine can't use it.
Possible side effect
Side effects can be the following: dizziness, unusual weakness, drowsiness, trouble sleeping, blurred vision, runny nose, or problems of ejaculating, penis erection that is painful or lasts 4 hours or longer, severe dizziness or fainting. If you experience any of the side effects listed above you should contact your doctor.
Tell your doctor about all the medicines you may use. No drug interactions have been reported for today.
Take the missed dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time of the next intake just skip it and go back to your schedule.
If you think you have overdosed the medicine seek emergency medical help at once. The overdose symptoms are chest pain, nausea, irregular heartbeat, and feeling light-headed or fainting.
Store the medicine at room temperature between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Keep it away from reach of children and pets.
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