- 200 mcg - Tamsulosin hydrochloride;
- 400 mcg - Tamsulosin hydrochloride;
Without a Prescription
Tamsulosin capsules are not intended for use as an anti-hypertensive drug.
Tamsulosin capsules are prescribed for the treatment of the signs and symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
If the patient is unable to tolerate 0.4mg, then the patient should receive 0.2mg once daily.
If the patient is receiving 0.8 mg once daily and the drug administration is interrupted or discontinued for few days due to any reason, therapy should be started again at 0.4 mg once daily.
If the drug administration is interrupted or discontinued for a few days due to any reason at either the 0.4 mg or 0.2 mg dose, therapy should be started again with the same dose.
For patients who fail to respond to 0.4mg after 2-4 weeks of dosing, the dose can be increased to 0.8mg once daily.
0.4 mg once daily with or without food at the same time every day. The capsule should be swallowed whole and should not be crunched or chewed.
Tamsulosin capsules are contraindicated in patients known to be hypersensitive to tamsulosin HCl or any component of the
Tamsulosin-0.2: Blister pack of 10 capsules;
Tamsulosin-0.4: Blister pack of 15 capsules.