This drug prevents the conversion of testosterone to DHT (dihydrotestosterone) in the human’s body.
Be sure to read the drug guide or patient instructions provided with each of your drugs. Avodart is sometimes given with another drugs called Flomax (tamsulosin).
The patient may use it to treat BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia) in patients (men) with an enlarged prostate. Avodart helps reduce your need for prostate surgery later on and improve urinary flow.