Flomax and Niacin drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Flomax and Niacin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Flomax and Niacin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,034 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Flomax

Flomax has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Flomax 29,662 users)

Niacin

Niacin has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Niacin 7,422 users)

On Feb, 06, 2017

1,034 people who take Flomax, Niacin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Flomax and Niacin drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • flushing
  • pruritus
  • diarrhoea
  • feeling hot
  • paraesthesia
  • dizziness
  • abdominal pain
  • chest pain
  • fall
  • hot flush
1 - 6 months:
  • flushing
  • arthralgia
  • dizziness
  • diarrhoea
  • pruritus
  • erythema
  • flatulence
  • headache
  • hyperhidrosis
  • pain in extremity
6 - 12 months:
  • flushing
  • anaemia
  • arrhythmia
  • arterial occlusive disease
  • basilar artery stenosis
  • cerebral thrombosis
  • coma
  • fall
  • h1n1 influenza
  • loss of consciousness
1 - 2 years:
  • coma
  • dizziness
  • ageusia
  • arrhythmia
  • arterial occlusive disease
  • basilar artery stenosis
  • cerebral thrombosis
  • diarrhoea
  • erectile dysfunction
  • fall
2 - 5 years:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • diarrhoea
  • flushing
  • high density lipoprotein decreased
  • pruritus
  • epistaxis
  • febrile neutropenia
  • feeling hot
  • peptic ulcer haemorrhage
  • asthenia
5 - 10 years:
  • coma
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • haemorrhagic stroke
  • flushing
10+ years:
  • mean cell haemoglobin decreased
  • mean cell volume abnormal
  • platelet count decreased
  • red blood cell count decreased
not specified:
  • flushing
  • pruritus
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • feeling hot
  • fatigue
  • paraesthesia
  • pneumonia
  • erythema
  • pain

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • dehydration
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • foot fracture
  • muscle spasms
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • asthenia
  • blindness unilateral
male:
  • flushing
  • pruritus
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • paraesthesia
  • feeling hot
  • fatigue
  • pneumonia
  • erythema
  • dyspnoea

Most common drug interactions by age *:

40-49:
  • flushing
  • chest pain
  • arthralgia
  • cellulitis
  • pruritus
  • androgen deficiency
  • bipolar disorder
  • calcium deficiency
  • emotional distress
  • foot fracture
50-59:
  • flushing
  • pruritus
  • feeling hot
  • chest pain
  • paraesthesia
  • arterial occlusive disease
  • erythema
  • fatigue
  • atrial fibrillation
  • blood pressure decreased
60+:
  • flushing
  • dizziness
  • pruritus
  • asthenia
  • pneumonia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • fall
  • oedema peripheral
  • fatigue
  • pain

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride) is often used to treat enlarged prostate. Niacin (niacin) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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