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how long does it take for flomax to work

A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Yu
25 years experience Urology
Maybe something else: You should see some improvement with Flomax (tamsulosin) within several days, in most cases. If you are not seeing any improvement, there may be somet ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phillip Porch
39 years experience General Practice
2 days: Most men will see an improvement in their voiding symptoms in just a day or two but may see more improvement over several weeks.
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Dr. Howard Adler
30 years experience Urology
Just a day or two: Alph blockers like Flomax work very quickly to improve urinary symptoms. Most patients see a abenefit within a few days, but there are some patients ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rivas
19 years experience Family Medicine
Varies: In general, it is very hard to predict when a kidney stone will pass. I have seen some small ones that linger around for weeks to months. I have also ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aaron Love
18 years experience Emergency Medicine
2 more weeks: give it two more weeks if it is tolerable and you can make it that long
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
1-2 weeks, but...: Should start to improve in 1-2 wk. But there are a few kinds of prostatitis. The most common isn't caused by any known infection. Antibiotics are ofte ... Read More
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Gottlieb
40 years experience Dentistry
Beta Prostate: As a 59 year old male I have also had BPH symptoms. I have used a product with beta sitosterol with success. This is much more concentrated and shou ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jesse Mills
19 years experience Urology
2-3 days: It should start improving stream in 24 hours and continue to improve over 1st week of therapy.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
46 years experience Radiology
4CM! Never!: No way you can pass a 4cm stone. Sure you didn't mean 4mm?
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Hopefully pass soon: However, 6mm stone is at the cusp for passing spontaneously. Might need some help from your urologist. Flomax (tamsulosin) is OK for females & wel ... Read More
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Super beta prostate: Super beta prostate begins working two to three daysafter ingestion.
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