Avodart is usually taken for handle of symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH or enlargement of the prostate gland) and to reduce the risk of urinary blockage and the need for prostate surgery. This pill can also be used to treat other situations as determined by your therapeutist.
Avodart can be taken with or without a meal. Swallow Avodart whole, don't break, crush, or chew before swallowing. It can take 3 to 6 months for Avodart to work. Consult your doctor regarding the dosage suitable for you.
Don't share this drug with others for whom it was not ordered. Don't use this medicine for other health situations. If your symptoms don't improve or if they worsen, visit your doctor.