Flomax 0.4 mg belongs to a class of drugs known as alpha blockers. The medicine is used by men to treat the symptoms of an enlarged prostate called, benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH. Its function, however, is not to shrink the prostate but works by relaxing the muscles in the prostate and bladder neck, making it easier to urinate. It also helps get rid of symptoms of BPH such as difficulty in beginning the flow of urine, weak stream, and the need to urinate often or urgently especially during the middle of the night.
Tamsulosin 0.4 mg needs to be taken orally, once a day. You need to take the medicine at least 30 minutes before the same meal every day. It is necessary that you do not chew, break, or crush the medicine but swallow it as a whole.
Take the medicine regularly for the best of results.