The time of day or night that your tamsulosin is taken has no effect on its effectiveness. It’s important to take it at the same time each day, even if you don’t remember doing so. If you miss a dose by more than 12 hours, make sure to take extra pills (if needed) and reduce your dosing schedule by one pill every 2 days until you are back on daily dosing.
From the Tamsulosin warning label
- Tamsulosin may be habit-forming for some people. Do not use more than the recommended dose without medical advice from your doctor.
- Use caution when driving or operating heavy machinery until you know how this medication affects you personally.
- Tamsulosin can impair mental alertness and motor coordination; therefore, avoid these activities while taking tamsulosin unless they are absolutely necessary during treatment with Ciloxan Tablets .
- Instructions to safely operate machinery have been included in patient information leaflets provided with this medication.
How should I store tamsulosin?
Store at room temperature between 59°F – 86°F (15°C – 30°C). Protect from light., but keep out of reach of children.
What happens if I overdose?
Seek emergency medical attention if an overdose occurs, especially in children under 4 years old, accidentally swallowed a large amount or if symptoms persist even after use(s) stop.