Tamsulosin

Tamsulosin (flomax), a benzenesulfonamide, is an a1 receptor antagonist with some selectivity for a1A and a1D subtypes, favoring a1A blockade in prostate. Tamsulosin is efficacious in the treatment of BPH with little effect on blood pressure. The drug is well absorbed, has a t122 of 5-10 hours, and is extensively metabolized by CYPs. Tamsulosin may be administered at a 0.4-mg starting dose. Abnormal ejaculation is an adverse effect of tamsulosin.

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