Dutasteride and Tamsulosin
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Dutasteride and Tamsulosin?

(doo TAS teer ide & tam SOO loe sin)

• This medicine is used to treat the symptoms of an enlarged prostate. It may take several months to see the full effect.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Do not donate blood while using this medicine and for 6 months after stopping.

• Do not touch capsules if you are pregnant or of childbearing age.

• If you are having cataract surgery, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have liver disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have low blood pressure, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Do not take St John's wort with this medicine. It may make this medicine less effective.

• Avoid alcohol (includes wine, beer, and liquor).

• Avoid grapefruit and grapefruit juice.

• Avoid driving and doing other tasks or activities until you see how this medicine affects you.

• If you are...

 
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