Flomax is used for curing of enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia; BPH).It may also can be used for other situations as determined by your doctor.
Use Flomax as advised by your physician, 30 minutes after eating the same meal each day. Swallow Flomax whole. Do not break, crush, chew, or open capsules before swallowing.
This pill may cause drowsiness, dizziness, blurred vision, lightheadedness, or fainting. These effects may worsen if Flomax is taken with alcohol or certain medicines. Use Flomax with caution. Do not drive or perform other possibly unsafe tasks until you know how you react to this drug. You will need to have regular check-ups with your doctor while you are using Flomax. Be sure to keep all physician and lab appointments. If your symptoms don't improve or if they worsen, ask your doctor. Allopurinol should be used only by the patient for whom it has been prescribed. Don't take less or more or take it more often than determined by your physician.