Avodart and Saw palmetto drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Avodart and Saw palmetto together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Avodart and Saw palmetto. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 77 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Avodart

Avodart has active ingredients of dutasteride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Avodart 11,974 users)

Saw Palmetto

Saw palmetto has active ingredients of saw palmetto. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Saw palmetto 1,647 users)

On Feb, 04, 2017

77 people who take Avodart, Saw Palmetto are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Avodart and Saw palmetto drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • aggression
  • asthma
  • benign prostatic hyperplasia
  • blood glucose increased
  • chills
  • cholelithiasis
  • erosive oesophagitis
  • fatigue
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • hot flush
1 - 6 months:
  • chest pain
  • drug ineffective
  • erectile dysfunction
  • fatigue
  • flatulence
  • insomnia
  • muscle spasms
  • palpitations
  • penile size reduced
10+ years:
  • dysuria
not specified:
  • drug ineffective
  • prostatic specific antigen increased
  • constipation
  • dysuria
  • nausea
  • death
  • feeling abnormal
  • pollakiuria
  • prostate cancer
  • pyrexia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • death
  • abdominal pain upper
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • haematuria
  • haemorrhage
  • intra-uterine death
  • pregnancy
male:
  • drug ineffective
  • prostatic specific antigen increased
  • constipation
  • dysuria
  • nausea
  • chest pain
  • feeling abnormal
  • muscle spasms
  • nocturia
  • pollakiuria

Most common drug interactions by age *:

30-39:
  • death
  • intra-uterine death
  • pregnancy
40-49:
  • abdominal distension
  • blood thyroid stimulating hormone increased
  • constipation
  • depression
  • diarrhoea
  • flatulence
50-59:
  • arterial occlusive disease
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • blood pressure increased
  • chest pain
  • drug ineffective
  • prostatic specific antigen increased
  • prostatomegaly
  • blood potassium increased
  • decreased appetite
  • flatulence
60+:
  • drug ineffective
  • prostatic specific antigen increased
  • constipation
  • dysuria
  • feeling abnormal
  • muscle spasms
  • nausea
  • pollakiuria
  • prostate cancer
  • atrial fibrillation

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you take Avodart and Saw palmetto?

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On eHealthMe, Avodart (dutasteride) is often used to treat enlarged prostate. Saw palmetto (saw palmetto) is often used to treat prostatic disorder. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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