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Tamsulosin: Oral capsule

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  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions

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Tamsulosin 0.4mg Cap
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: 160 160 
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Tamsulosin 0.4mg Cap
Zydus Pharmaceuticals (USA) Inc
Pill Identification: ZA-18 0.4 mg 
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Tamsulosin 0.4mg Cap
McKesson Packaging
Pill Identification: TSL 0.4 
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Tamsulosin 0.4mg Cap
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: ZA-18 0.4 mg 
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Tamsulosin 0.4mg Cap
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93 7338 93 7338 
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Tamsulosin 0.4mg Cap
McKesson Packaging
Pill Identification: ZA-18 0.4 mg 
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Tamsulosin 0.4mg Cap
Sandoz Inc
Pill Identification: TML 0.4 TML 0.4 
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Tamsulosin 0.4mg Cap
Actavis Inc. Elizabeth LLC
Pill Identification: TSL 0.4 
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Tamsulosin 0.4mg Cap
Global Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: G821 G821 
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Tamsulosin 0.4mg Cap
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: W 516 
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Tamsulosin 0.4mg Cap
Wockhardt USA, LLC
Pill Identification: W 516 
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Tamsulosin 0.4mg Cap
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: TSL 0.4 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Tamsulosin: Oral capsule

What is this medicine?

TAMSULOSIN (tam SOO loe sin) is used to treat enlargement of the prostate gland in men, a condition called benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH. It is not for use in women. It works by relaxing muscles in the prostate and bladder neck. This improves urine flow and reduces BPH symptoms.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Flomax: Oral capsule

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Tamsulosin: Oral capsule
Usage by Gender
2.8%
97.2%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.05%
1.14%
19.69%
79.12%
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