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Tamsulosin Price and Pack Size

Tamsulosin Information

Tamsulosin Benefits & Uses

Tamsulosin is used to treat the following -

Tamsulosin Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Tamsulosin


Tamsulosin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Tamsulosin is used -

  1. Frequent and excessive erections of penis
  2. Ejaculation disorder
  3. Back Pain Mild
  4. Cough Mild
  5. Diarrhoea
  6. Impotence
  7. Insomnia Mild
  8. Running nose
  9. Sore throat
  10. Sinus inflammation
  11. Rash

Tamsulosin Related Warnings

Is the use of Tamsulosin safe for pregnant women?

The effect of Tamsulosin on pregnant women is unknown because research on this has not been done yet.


Is the use of Tamsulosin safe during breastfeeding?

No research work has been carried out till date on effect of Tamsulosin on breastfeeding women. So it is not known whether taking Tamsulosin will cause side effects or not.


What is the effect of Tamsulosin on the Kidneys?

Using Tamsulosin does not have any harmful effects on kidney.


What is the effect of Tamsulosin on the Liver?

Tamsulosin is not harmful for liver.


What is the effect of Tamsulosin on the Heart?

There are no any side effects of Tamsulosin for heart.


Severe Interaction of Tamsulosin with Other Drugs

Tamsulosin should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Tamsulosin Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Tamsulosin unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Prostate Cancer
  2. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
  3. Glaucoma
  4. Liver Disease
  5. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Tamsulosin

Is this Tamsulosin habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Tamsulosin is addictive.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Tamsulosin since it will not make you feel sleepy.


Is it safe?

" Yes, Tamsulosin it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Tamsulosin for mental disorders.

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Tamsulosin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Tamsulosin

You can take Tamsulosin with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Tamsulosin

Consumption of alcohol and Tamsulosin together may have severe effects on your health.


Tamsulosin से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 5 months पहले

How long can I take Tamsulosin?

Dr. Kumawat Vijay Kumar MBBS, General Physician

You can take Tamsulosin for as long as it is prescribed by your doctor. Do not take an extra dose or a high dose without informing your doctor. Also, do not discontinue taking Tamsulosin on your own as that might cause serious adverse effects. 

सवाल 10 months पहले

What is Tamsulosin?

Dr. Bharat MBBS, General Physician

Tamsulosin is a brand name for tamsulosin. It belongs to a class of drugs known as alpha blockers. It is available in the form of a tablet and capsule. It is used in men for the treatment of enlarged prostate (benign prostate hyperplasia or BPH) which may comprise painful urination, difficulty in urinating (incomplete bladder emptying, hesitation, dribbling, weak stream), urgency and frequency. It is also used for the treatment of chronic prostatitis (off-label).

सवाल 7 months पहले

Does Tamsulosin cause constipation?

Dr. Saurabh Shakya MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Tamsulosin consumption may cause constipation. Constipation can be relieved by drinking a lot of water, eating lots of fiber, taking probiotics, exercising regularly or taking an over the counter laxative. Talk to your doctor for managing constipation, should you develop the same.

सवाल 8 months पहले

Is Tamsulosin a diuretic?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

No, Tamsulosin is not a diuretic. It is rather an alpha-blocker that relaxes the prostate and bladder neck, making it easier to urinate. 

सवाल 4 months पहले

Does Tamsulosin cause retrograde ejaculation?

Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS, General Physician

No, Tamsulosin doesn't cause retrograde ejaculation. Retrograde ejaculation occurs when there is an abnormal ejaculation, reduced ejaculate volume and ejaculation force, absence of seminal emission and backflow of the seminal fluid from the urethra to the bladder. 

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