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Tamsulosin Cr 0.4 Mg

Tamsulosin Cr 0.4 mg

Overview tamsulosin cr 0.4 mg

Tamsulosin CR Tablet is used for Enlarged prostate, Urinary frequency and urgency, Painful urination and other conditions. Tamsulosin CR Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.

Tamsulosin CR Tablet contains Tamsulosin Hydrochloride as an active ingredient. Tamsulosin CR Tablet works by relaxing the muscles in the prostate and bladder. Pro Doc Limitee manufactures Tamsulosin CR Tablet.

How to use this medication

This medication is typically used only once a day. However, your doctor or pharmacist may have suggested a different schedule that is more appropriate for you. Important: Follow the instructions on the label. Do not use more of this product, or more often, than prescribed.

It must be used regularly and continuously to maintain its beneficial effects. Be sure to keep an adequate supply on hand. This medication should be swallowed whole. It should not be split, crushed or chewed.

If you forget a dose, take it as soon as you remember -- unless it is almost time for your next dose. In that case, skip the missed dose. Do not double the next dose to catch up. This medication may be taken with or without food.

Consuming alcohol may intensify the effect of this product. If you choose to drink alcohol, do so in moderation. Talk to your pharmacist or doctor to find out exactly how much alcohol you can drink.

These factors may affect how you should use this medication.

Warning

Allergy: Some people who are allergic to sulfonamide antibiotics also experience allergic reactions to tamsulosin. Before you take tamsulosin, inform your doctor about any previous adverse reactions you have had to medications, especially sulfamethoxazole. Contact your doctor at once if you experience signs of an allergic reaction such as skin rash, itching, difficulty breathing, or swelling of the face and throat.

Drowsiness/reduced alertness: Tamsulosin may cause drowsiness or dizziness, affecting your ability to drive or operate machinery. Avoid these and other hazardous tasks until you have determined how this medication affects you.

Eye surgery: People who will be undergoing cataract or glaucoma surgery should tell their doctor that they are taking tamsulosin. Your surgeon may advise you to temporarily stop taking the medication before the surgery.

Liver function: Liver disease or reduced liver function may cause this medication to build up in the body, causing side effects. If you have liver problems, discuss with your doctor how this medication may affect your medical condition, how your medical condition may affect the dosing and effectiveness of this medication, and whether any special monitoring is needed.

Orthostatic hypotension: People taking tamsulosin may experience orthostatic hypotension, which is low blood pressure upon arising. If you experience dizziness or weakness, sit or lie down until the symptoms have disappeared. Fainting is the most severe symptom of orthostatic hypotension. If you experience fainting, contact your doctor as soon as possible.

Priapism: Tamsulosin may cause priapism, which is a painful and persistent erection of the penis that is unrelieved by sexual activity. This condition can lead to damage to the penis or impotence if it is not treated quickly. If you suspect that you have these symptoms, call your doctor or go to the emergency room as soon as possible.

Precautions

Before using Tamsulosin CR Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.

  • Breast-feeding
  • Having surgery
  • Kidney disease
  • Liver disease
  • Pregnant
  • Prostate cancer

Storage of Tamsulosin CR Tablet

Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.

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