Tamsulosin hydrochloride is used to treat the symptoms of an enlarged prostate. This drug is an alpha-blocker that works by relaxing the muscles in the prostate and the bladder. Tamsulosin is sold under various trade names, e.g. Flomax, Urimax, Contiflo XL, Mesir LP, Prostanil MR, Tamsin, Fokusin, etc. The application note shows the chromatogram of the determination of the tamsulosin hydrochloride content according to the proprietary method.