Flomax is used for healing of enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia; BPH).It may also can be used for other conditions as recommended by your physician.
Take Flomax as suggested by your physician, 30 minutes after eating the same meal each day. Swallow Flomax whole. Don't 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. Take Flomax with caution. Do not drive or perform other possibly dangerous tasks until you know how you respond to this drug. You will need to have regular check-ups with your doctor while you are taking Flomax. Be sure to keep all doctor and lab appointments. If your symptoms do not improve or if they worsen, call your doctor. Allopurinol should be used only by the patient for whom it has been directed. Don't take less or more or take it more often than recommended by your physician.