19 Mar 2012
I would say in the evening, but do confirm with your Dr.
"Flomax is usually taken once a day, approximately 30 minutes after a meal. Try to take this medication at the same time each day. Do not crush, chew, or open a Flomax capsule. Swallow it whole. Flomax lowers blood pressure and may cause dizziness or fainting, especially when you first start taking it, or when you start taking it again. Call your doctor if you have severe dizziness or feel like you might pass out.
You may feel very dizzy when you first wake up. Be careful when standing or sitting up from a lying position.
If you stop taking Flomax for any reason, call your doctor before you start taking it again. You may need a dose adjustment."
- Flomax Information for Consumers
- Flomax Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Flomax (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I think the doctors don't realize how long I'm taking this. They keep renewing the prescription. I started to take it for help urinating ...
4 answers • 29 Sep 2009
1 answer • 22 Jan 2010
I am specifically interested in cataract surgery. What is considered a safe amount of time to be off flomax before the surgeon no longer needs to ...
1 answer • 1 Jul 2010