• arun arun
    July 19, 2010
    I am allregic to sulfonamide antibiotics. will tamulosin be safe for me?
    arun arun
    July 19, 2010

    I am allergic to sulfonamide antibiotics I have been prescibed tamsulosin and am experiencing swelling and oedema in the legs and palms  can it be due to the allergy of tamsulosin?



  • Jay Motola
    Health Pro
    July 31, 2010
    Jay Motola
    Health Pro
    July 31, 2010

    Sulfur allergies are very common.  Tamsulosin is not a sulfur drug, however the with the swelling and edema of the legs that you are experiencing while taking the medication indicates that you are having a reaction to the drug and should stop taking it. 


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