The capsules should be swallowed whole and not chewed or opened, as contact with the capsule contents may result in irritation of the oropharyngeal mucosa. AVODART® may be administered with or without food.
The recommended dose of AVODART® is 1 capsule (0.5 mg) taken once daily.
Combination with Alpha-adrenergic Antagonist
The recommended dose of AVODART® is 1 capsule (0.5 mg) taken once daily and tamsulosin 0.4 mg taken once daily.