tamsulosin

Adult
Uses
  • benign prostatic hyperplasia
  • urinary incontinence
Contraindications,
drug interactions
or cautions
Drug interactions
  • adrenergic blockers, ketoconazole, erythromycin, paroxetine, terbinafine
Cautions
  • caution with use of cimetidine, warfarin, or PDE-5 inhibitors, screen for prostate cancer prior to use
Adverse Effects
(common and severe)
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • postural hypotension
Instructions and dose
(initial; typical)
0.4mg; 0.4-0.8mg one time a day
Source of Suggestion