Be Aware Flomax is a Prostate Med in the U.S., But a Pain Med in Italy

Foreign meds can lead to mix-ups and legal issues for travelers.

U.S. meds can share the same brand name with meds in other countries...but the ingredients may be DIFFERENT.

For example, Flomax is the brand name for tamsulosin in the U.S...but in Italy, Flomax is the NSAID, morniflumate. And Cartia XT is diltiazem in the U.S...but Cartia is aspirin in Israel.

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