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How long should Veltam Plus be taken

I am 68 yrs. Having prostate problem. Started taking Veltam plus tabs for the past month. They have a good effect. How long can I continue? If I continue will there be any trouble. I take Aten 50 also. Pls advise. ## Veltam Plus contains the active ingredients Tamsulosin and Dutasteride, both of which are used to treat the symptoms of BPH. And there can be risks associated with the use of any medication, such as organ damage, but what you have to do is weigh your options and decide whether any possible risks outweigh the benefits. Learn more Dutasteride details here. Learn more Tamsulosin details here. As to how long you should take them, that is something you should decide with your doctor. Have you talked to them about it? ## As per my scanning report my prostate gland enlarged 45% .I...

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Tamsulosin side effects

Has anyone ever felt spacey, tired and loss of interest? Also I've seen that men only take this medicine. ## Well, it is usually only used by men, because it is used to treat urinary problems caused by an enlarged prostate and that is a part of anatomy that women don't have. As listed by the FDA, it is not approved for use in women, at all. Why was this prescribed for you? Honestly, I can't even give you a list of possible side effects, since it isn't used in women and has never been studied in women. ## Two years have passed after taking my last tamsulosine and I am still suffering from side effects. I have pain in my whole body and joints, runny nose, constipation and the worst- ED. Can anyone help me? All doctors say that is not possible. But I was healthy before, and...

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Tamsulosin side effects upon switching manufacturers

I've been taking Tamsulosin 0.4 for a while with little side effects. My pharmacy gave me Tamsulosin 0.4 made by a different manufacturer, Aurobindo. The capsule is a little bit bigger than the previous manufacturer. Now I'm getting dizzy to where I almost pass out. Is it possible that this different manufacturer is the cause? ## What are the markings on the new one that they have provided you with? The FDA lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, and increased urination. It is very unusual to experience such severe side effects, just from changing a different manufacturer.

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temsunol d TAMSULOSIN HCL N DUTASTERIDE

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 ## Which medicine creat constipation, urimax or finastride of BPH ## generic ...

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tamsulosin cap 0 4 mg & tamsulosin cap 0.4 ZED

Is there a difference between Tamsulosin Cap 0 4 Mg and Tamsulosin cap 0.4 mg ZED? The ZED capsules are smaller and seem less effective. ## Hello, Ira! How are you? No, they've just been manufactured by different companies, which is common with generics. The FDA lists the typical side effects of this medication as possibly including dizziness, drowsiness, weakness, back pain and blurred vision. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I also noticed that Sandoz Tamsulosin is much less effective. So much less effective, that when I renew the prescription I ask the pharmacist who manufactured the product, if it's Sandoz I look for a pharmacy that has it by Boehringer Ingelheim. I was told that generics can be manufactured with 20% less active ingredients, which explains it being...

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AUR TAMSULOSIN

Can I order AUR Tamsulosin HCL 0.4 mg directly from the manufacturer? ## Hello, Jim! How are you? This is a prescription only medication, so generally, you have to obtain it from a pharmacy, except in cases where someone might be getting it on a prescription assistance program from the manufacturer, in which case they usually send it to you directly, after receiving your doctor's prescription. The FDA lists the typical side effects of this medication as possibly including nausea, hypotension, allergic reactions and libido issues. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I am trying to trying to get this generic medication specifically as manufactured by AUR. I have a prescription and can get it filled at a pharmacy, but they do not have a supply manufactured by AUR. Any ideas on h...

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tamsulosin 4mg cap without fdc yello2 5 dye innert

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...

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tamflo 0.4 mg

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? ## sir i am taking tamflow 0.4mg how long i will take it also is there any side effects

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tamsulosin hcl capsule

Please describe color of tamsulosin capsule manufactured by aurob ## Hello, Stu! How are you? The capsules manufactured by Aurobindo are listed as being green and orange. They contain 0.4mgs. Tamsulosin is used to improve urination in men with BPH. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, cough, dizziness and blurred vision. Is there anything else I can help with?

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Prostate problem

I used to urinate frequently in the night. With this complaint I went to a urologist. That time retention of urine in the bladder (Ultrasound scanning) was found to be around 40cc. Then I was prescribed Dynosper(Tamsulosin 0.4mg). Used it for about 4 months. I did not have any problem. Meanwhile I found that if I stop taking water around 2 hrs before going to bed, the problem of frequent urination stopped. Then I discontinued the tablet. I did not feel it as a problem. Two months ago, approached urologist with the complaint of frequent urination in the day time. Not able to empty the bladder at a stretch etc.. Then my urine flow was analyzed. It was 4cc at maximum followed by a graph related to dripping of urine. Then I am prescribed Flotral-D (Alfuzocin10mg +dusteride 0.4 mg). I am usi...

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I Take Many Medications

Diagnoses: Parkinsons, Type 2 Diabetes, Urosepsis, Depression, CAD and CHF. I would like to know what all the medications I take are for, their dosage, side affects and conflicts with my other medications. ## Hello, Slammer! How are you? I'd be happy to help you, but you didn't list the medications you're taking. :-) Can you please post back with the names of them? Thank you! ## The Meds I take each day are: Sandoz-Tamsulosin CR 0.4 mg. x1, Ativan SL 1 mg. x1, Apo-Levocarb 100/25 mg. x 10, Pms-Furosemide 40 mg. X 2, Celebrex 200 mg. x1, Wellubutrin XL 150 mg. x3, Atorvastatin 20 mg. x 1, Macrobid 100 mg. x 1, Apo-Metoprolol 25 mg. x 2 (0.5 each x), Metformin 500 mg. x 2, Mylan-Clopidogrel 75 mg. x 1, Co-Sertraline 100 mg. x 1, Florastor 250 mg. x2, Ran-Ramipril 2.5 mg x 2.

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Tamsulosin Hydrochloride

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%.

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Tamsulosin HCL Caps

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...

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Flomaxtra XL

I have been suffering occasional panic attacks when in stressful situations since taking Flomaxtra XL. Is this a coincidence or have any others had the same? ## Flomaxtra XL contains the active ingredient Tamsulosin in a time released formulation, it's used to treat difficult urination that's usually associated with an enlarged prostate. I haven't found such a thing mentioned in any of the side effect information, but it's always difficult to know how a medication may affect any given person that takes it. Learn more Flomaxtra XL details here. Have you talked to your doctor about it? How often does it happen?

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tamsulosin hcl cap

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.

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93 7338 tan and white capsule

tan and white capsule with 93 7338 on it. what is it? My daughter found these pills in our neighborhood on the street. ## Based on the description provided, I located the pill to be Tamsulosin hydrochloride (0.4 mg) Tamsulosin is primarily used for benign prostatic hyperplasia, but is sometimes used for the passage of kidney stones by the same mechanism of smooth muscle relaxation via alpha antagonism. Click on the link below to learn more about this drug: Is there anything else I can help you with?

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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?

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