Flomax is used for healing of enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia; BPH).It may also be used for other situations as recommended by your physician.
Use Flomax as suggested 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 product 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 dangerous tasks until you know how you respond to this drug. You will need to have regular check-ups with your physician while you are taking Flomax. Be sure to keep all doctor and lab appointments. If your symptoms do not improve or if they worsen, ask your doctor. Allopurinol should be used only by the patient for whom it has been suggested. Do not take less or more or take it more often than prescribed by your doctor.