Flomax is used for healing of enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia; BPH).It may also can be used for other conditions as prescribed by your physician.
Take Flomax as prescribed by your doctor, 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. Take Flomax with caution. Don't drive or perform other possibly unsafe tasks until you know how you react to this pill. You will need to have regular check-ups with your physician while you are using Flomax. Be sure to keep all physician and lab appointments. If your symptoms don't improve or if they worsen, notify your physician. Allopurinol should be used only by the patient for whom it has been advised. Do not take less or more or take it more often than advised by your physician.