Drug Interactions between dutasteride and Flomax
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
- Flomax (tamsulosin)
Interactions between your drugs
No interactions were found between dutasteride and Flomax. However, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
- Dutasteride is in the drug class 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors.
- Dutasteride is used to treat Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.
- Flomax is in the drug class alpha-adrenoreceptor antagonists.
- Flomax is used to treat Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Flomax (tamsulosin)
Food may affect the intestinal absorption of tamsulosin. You should take tamsulosin approximately one-half hour following the same meal each day to ensure steady absorption and blood levels of the drug.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Therapeutic duplication warnings are only returned when drugs within the same group exceed the recommended therapeutic duplication maximum.
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No interaction information available.|
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.