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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Rommen
8 years experience in Family Medicine
BPH: Helps open prostate.Previously used to lower blood pressure but now only for enlarged prostate.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Here are some...: Tamsulosin is a so-called alpha-1 adrenergic blocker, which can relax the smooth muscles inside prostate urethra and bladder neck so to potentially ea ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Krick
35 years experience in Urology
Prostate enlargement: This category of medicines mostly is used to treat men with benign prostatic enlargement (BPH). It is sometimes used to treat non- prostate related ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes.: It may be indicated to help some kidney stones to pass.
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A member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience in Internal Medicine
No: Flomax (tamsulosin) helps if you have issues with urination. It should not help for ed and is not indicated for such.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience in Urology
Drug used in urology: Tamsulosin, also known under the name flomax, (tamsulosin) is a drug designed to relax smooth muscle cells of the urinary tract. Its approved use is t ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Krick
35 years experience in Urology
Days: The effect should be noticeable within 5-7 days
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
24 years experience in Infectious Disease
BPH: Tamsulosin s a treatment for difficult urination, a common symptom of enlarged prostate. Tamsulosin, and other medications in the class called Alpha b ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Tamsulosin: benign prostatic hyperplasia
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kuglitsch
40 years experience in Urology
Flomax (tamsulosin): Flomax (tamsulosin) is an Alpha blocker and work within 24 hours regarding its effects. If given for obstructive voiding then effects are usually seen ... Read More

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