Jalyn is a prescription medication that is used to treat BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia) in men who have an enlarged prostate. Jalyn is a combination medication that contains dutasteride and tamsulosin. Dutasteride works by preventing testosterone from converting to dihydrotestosterone (DHT) and by relaxing the muscles in the prostate and bladder neck.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Jalyn include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of Jalyn:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Jalyn?
If you miss a dose of Jalyn, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
How long does it take Jalyn to reduce the symptoms of BPH?
It can take Jalyn up to six months to improve the symptoms of BPH.