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If you are allergic to sulfa should you take Flomax?

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15 Feb 2010

This is from http://www.drugs.com/pro/flomax.html

"... 5.6 Sulfa allergy
In patients with sulfa allergy, allergic reaction to Flomax capsules has been rarely reported. If a patient reports a serious or life-threatening sulfa allergy, caution is warranted when administering Flomax capsules."

Do you have a life threatening sulfa allergy? If so Flomax should be used with care. Talk to your doctor.

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