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Tamsulosin (rINN) (/tæmsulsn/ or /tæmslosn/) is used in the treatment of difficult urination, a common symptom of enlarged prostate. Tamsulosin, and other medications in the class called alpha blockers, work by relaxing bladder neck muscles and muscle fibers in the prostate itself and make it easier to urinate.[1] More specifically, tamsulosin is an α1aadrenergic receptor antagonist used in the symptomatic treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Tamsulosin was develope...
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w519 ## Tamsulosin is the active ingredient in Flomax, it is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, vision problems and compromised immune system. Read more: Do you have any questions? ## I am taking Modified ReleaseTamsulosin Hydrochloride and Dutasteride Capsule for the last 5 months. Any problem in continuing with medicine for longer period? But i am Having relief from frequent visits to toilet. ...
Updated 3 years ago in Tamsulosin.
Wed, Nov 02 '11, 10:46 AM
Tamsulosin HCL Caps
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Dear Sirs, My Urology Doctor give me a Rapaflo 8mg one a day medications for 3 months supply and before the end my Insurance steps in and changes the medication with a helper from the office to a new medication by the name Tamsulosin 0.4mg in return . I did check the market and I did find out that the company has more versions of this medication and the Insurance pic the last one wish is the cheapest one. I think was $9.00 for the 3 months supply instead of $140.00 or so the original Rapaflo. I do not get it. Am I wrong to check this and get the answer of me medication? ## It is actually quite typical of insurance companies to opt for the cheapest effective option, to help keep their costs down. As a patient taking this medication you certainly have your right to know what's going o... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Tamsulosin.
Thu, Aug 29 '13, 11:20 AM
dutasteride tamsulosin
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Updated 4 years ago in Dutasteride.
Mon, Dec 27 '10, 7:08 PM
tamsulosin interactions
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interactions between tamsulosin, pradaxa and verapamil ...
Updated 7 months ago in Tamsulosin.
Thu, Jul 24 '14, 1:23 PM
Tamsulosin Hydrochloride
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Tamsulosin Hydrochloride modifyed capsules are prescribed for retention and strengtheng urinary bladder. what are the side affects of this drug.What are safe doses and relief it provides for frequent visits to the wash room. ## Dear Sir, I am taking Tamusulosin-Hcl:0.4mg tablet since last 6months along with Himplasia one in the morning. My frequency of Urination is 2/3times with same water intake at night.If I continue life-long whether any adverse effect is foreseen? If I stop,one of them then I do face problem of swelling on legs and also slow flow-rate. My prostate is enlarged externally & PSA & free PSA are 8.78/2.35 respectively. kindly advise,as my Urologist proposed Surgery.I am not sure about benefit V/S risk.My postvoid volume is reduced from 34% to 14%. ...
Updated 1 year ago in Tamsulosin.
Thu, Nov 14 '13, 7:24 AM
Side affects to Tamsulosin
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I took Tamsulosin for 30 days and 80 days later I went blind. Diagnosis "temporal arteritis". I had many of the listed side affects of the drug. Are there other people who are blind after taking this drug? ## Hi Carl, Blurred vision is actually noted to be a side effect of Tamsulosin. The scary part is that blurred vision is also listed as an overdose side effect in addition to being a common side effect, so it may be difficult to tell how severe the side effect might be. Either way, due to the seriousness of going blind, this is something that should be called in to your doctor right a way if you experience it even for a brief moment. Additional information about this drug can be viewed in the links below: I hope this helps! ...
Updated 3 years ago in Flomax.
Sat, Dec 24 '11, 12:15 PM
 Dutasteride + Tamsulosin Hydrochloride
Dutasteride (Avodart), manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline, is a dual 5-α reductase inhibitor that inhibits conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT). It is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia. It increases the risk of erectile dysfunction[1] and decreased sexual desire.[2] Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Adverse effects 2.1 Sexual effects 2.2 Prostate cancer 2.3 Contraindications 3 Mechanism of action 3.1 Dutasteride versus finasteride 4 Society and culture 5 Ref...
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I AM A PATIENt OF PROSTATE, DR RECOMMENDed ME URIMAX D BUT DISPENSARY PEOPLE GAVE ME TEMSUNOL D INSTEAD OS URIMAX D PLEASE CONFIRM BOTH MEDICINE HAVING SAME SALT AND ONE CAN BE TAKEN ANY OF TWO ## Yes, both of these medications contain the same active ingredients Tamsulosin and Dutasteride. Learn more Tamsulosin details here. Learn more Dutasteride details here. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, erectile dysfunction and sneezing. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Conform if Temsunol D is right medicine for the treatment of frequent urination? ## IS CONTIFLO-D AND TEMSUNOL-D HAVE THE SAME SALT. CAN I SAFELY START TAKING TEMSUNOL-D IN PLACE OF CONTIFLO-D. IS THERE ANY SIDE EFFECT OF TEMSUNOL-D ...
Updated 6 months ago in Tamsulosin.
Thu, Aug 28 '14, 9:58 PM
tamsulosin 4mg cap without fdc yello2 5 dye innert
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Im highly allergic to fdc yellow 5 dye. I take Tamsulosin 4mg and as far as I know Sandoz is the only lab manufacturing Tambulosing 4mg cap -without- fdc yellow 5 as an innert. However Sandoz has had Tamsulosin pending manufacture for about 2 months and I am having a hard time ensuring enough supply. My pharmacyst is working with their distributor who claims to be in contact with Sandoz to get "my" dye-fee tamsulosin but so far, no luck and I only have 30 caps left (take 1 a day) Do you know if any other lab who manufacture Tamsulosin 4mg without yellow dye? ## Hello, Jose! How are you? There is one from Teva Pharmaceuticals with the marking 93 7338 on each half of the capsule that used yellow 6, one from Mylan that is a blue capsule with MYLAN 2500 on both halves that doesn... ...
Updated 4 months ago in Tamsulosin.
Tue, Oct 21 '14, 4:19 PM
Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 mg and Dutasteride 0.5 mg (URIMAX D)
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I have problem of BPH, size is 28 gm weight and post void urine retention is 40 ml. I have been taking this combination tablet one in the night for the last two years. Is it safe to use it for long periods. I have found some relief from this drug. In the night I have to get up for urination two times and in the day there is not much problem. Can I discontinue the medicine for some time and see the reaction for some time. ## I have taken urimax 0.4 for last ten years, with no ill effects. I cannot afford to take chances of discontinuing, lest there is irreversible change of the size from 35 gm. ## I am taking Urimax D (Tamsulosin hydrochloride .4mg and .5 mg Duta steride ) at night for the last about 2 years.I have to go for urine two times .Rest there is no other serious side effect. Ho... ...
Updated 3 months ago in Dutasteride + Tamsulosin Hydrochloride.
Thu, Nov 20 '14, 10:30 PM
 Flomax Tamsulosin
Tamsulosin (rINN) (/tæmsulsn/ or /tæmslosn/) is used in the treatment of difficult urination, a common symptom of enlarged prostate. Tamsulosin, and other medications in the class called alpha blockers, work by relaxing bladder neck muscles and muscle fibers in the prostate itself and make it easier to urinate.[1] More specifically, tamsulosin is an α1aadrenergic receptor antagonist used in the symptomatic treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Tamsulosin was develope...
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tamsulosin hydrochloride modified release capsules ?Whats are its uses ...
Updated 3 months ago in Tamsulosin.
Wed, Nov 26 '14, 4:10 AM
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beige and brown 0.4 mg ## This tablet contains 0.4mgs of Tamsulosin, the active ingredient in Flomax, it is used in men to treat the symptoms of Prostate problems, such as BPH, though it can also be used to help with the passage of Kidney stones. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, back pain and sinus inflammation. Learn more: Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 3 years ago in Tamsulosin.
Mon, Apr 25 '11, 12:39 PM
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i am 69 years.i was perscribed urimax .4mg in 2006.after two years i am using Tamsulosin hydrochloride capsules .4mg. there is no much of problem. since 2 months when i use english seat for passing urine at the end side it keeps flowing little little after small gaps 4 to 5 times.please suggest if i can continue with this or required a chabge. at what time i shuld take the medicine.thanking you. ...
Updated 10 months ago in Urimax.
Sun, Apr 06 '14, 11:59 PM
sulfameth trimethoprim 800 160 for kidney stone?
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im told i have a kidney stone. perscribe Tamsulosin.04mg and sulfameth/trimethoprim 800/160 and hydrocodone/acetaminophen fot pain.with no insurance paid $60.00 for the meds.pain still there 3 days now what do i expect wirh now follow up with no insurance no drs appt. what n when will this go away ## Hello, Laura! How are you feeling? Sorry about the health issues. I've been there without insurance and it's not a fun place to be. It's only been a few days, so that's a little too soon to expect the medications to work and resolve the issue. The Sulfa/Trimeth is a generic for Bactrim, it's an antibiotic and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Please be careful with this one, if you get hives, it could be the start of ... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Trimethoprim.
Tue, Oct 15 '13, 5:59 PM
tamflo 0.4 mg
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For what disease to be cured by tamflo ## Tamflo contains the active ingredient Tamsulosin, it is most commonly used to treat the difficult urination that can be associated with an enlarged prostate. Learn more Tamflo details here. Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Tamsulosin.
Tue, Jul 30 '13, 11:50 AM
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i faced stone in kidny 9mm my doctor suggesed pantaoprazole & cinitapride capuules and Tamsulosin hydroxhloride tablet and potent litholytic&diuretic capuules this type medecine are realy want for kidny stone ...
Updated 1 year ago in Tamsulosin.
Wed, Oct 02 '13, 8:45 AM
Flodart Plus
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plz send me the composition of flodart plus ## Flodart Plus contains the active ingredients Dutasteride and Tamsulosin, this combination is most commonly used to treat BPH. Learn more: Are there any other comments or questions? ## pt of urinary problum please inform details about it ...
Updated 6 months ago in Dutasteride.
Tue, Aug 12 '14, 3:47 AM
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can jalyn cause dizziness to my wife via intercoarse? ## You're referring to the BPH medication, which contains Dutasteride and Tamsulosin? If so, then no, there should be no way that it is transferred to her and causing her problems. If she is experiencing dizziness during intercourse, then she should consult a doctor to discover what is causing the problem. ...
Updated 3 years ago in Jalyn.
Thu, Oct 20 '11, 4:46 PM

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