Silodosin is in a group of drugs called alpha-adrenergic (AL-fa ad-ren-ER-jik) blockers. Silodosin helps relax the muscles in the prostate and bladder neck, making it easier to urinate. Silodosin is used to improve urination in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate). Silodosin may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Silodosin is a medication that is known to treat enlarged prostate or benign prostatic hyperplasia. Silodosin is an alpha-blocker that works by relaxing the muscles in the bladder and prostate. Silodosin helps to improve urine flow and reduce the symptoms of BPH.