Review: taking Lisinopril and Flomax together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lisinopril and Flomax together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lisinopril and Flomax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,635 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Lisinopril

Lisinopril has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Lisinopril 115,032 users)

Flomax

Flomax has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Flomax 23,107 users)

On Aug, 19, 2016

3,635 people who take Lisinopril, Flomax are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lisinopril and Flomax drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Lisinopril:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.0% - (5 of 15 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 58.0% - (7 of 12 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 54.0% - (18 of 33 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 40.0% - (11 of 27 people)
  • 10+ years: 70.0% - (7 of 10 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
Flomax:
  • < 1 month: 11.0% - (1 of 9 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 29.0% - (5 of 17 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 11.0% - (2 of 17 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 37.0% - (6 of 16 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 48.0% - (12 of 25 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 31.0% - (5 of 16 people)
  • 10+ years: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Lisinopril:
  • female: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • male: 47.0% - (50 of 106 people)
Flomax:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • male: 31.0% - (32 of 103 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Lisinopril:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (13 of 26 people)
  • 60+: 47.0% - (37 of 78 people)
Flomax:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 50-59: 38.0% - (10 of 26 people)
  • 60+: 28.0% - (22 of 76 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • dizziness
  • sleepiness - during the day
  • weakness
  • joint swelling
  • dyspnoea
  • liver function test abnormal
  • orthostatic hypotension
  • blood urine present
  • nausea
  • polyarthritis
1 - 6 months:
  • dizziness
  • anxiety
  • drug ineffective
  • renal failure chronic
  • fatigue
  • petechiae
  • rash papular
  • abnormal weight gain
  • muscular weakness
  • myocardial infarction
6 - 12 months:
  • weakness
  • dizziness
  • sleepiness - during the day
  • stomach upset
  • diarrhoea
  • diarrhea
  • indigestion
  • svt
  • clavicle fracture
  • fatigue
1 - 2 years:
  • cellulitis
  • diabetic foot infection
  • osteomyelitis
  • skin ulcer
  • stomach upset
  • diarrhoea
  • diarrhea
  • indigestion
  • colon cancer
  • abdominal pain
2 - 5 years:
  • myocardial infarction
  • angina unstable
  • coronary artery disease
  • hypertension
  • musculoskeletal discomfort
  • coronary artery restenosis
  • hypotension
  • sick sinus syndrome
  • dizziness
  • ischaemic cardiomyopathy
5 - 10 years:
  • pollakiuria
  • hypoaesthesia
  • svt
  • colon cancer
  • depression
  • dizziness
  • high blood sugar
  • abdominal pain
  • asthenia
  • atrial flutter
10+ years:
  • headache
  • muscle weakness
  • chromatopsia
  • haematoma
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • orthostatic hypotension
  • presyncope
  • angioedema
  • intranasal numbness
  • prothrombin time shortened
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • drug ineffective
  • diarrhoea
  • fall
  • nausea
  • pneumonia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • foot fracture
  • osteoarthritis
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • joint swelling
  • pain in extremity
  • dyspnoea
male:
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • drug ineffective
  • fall
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • pneumonia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • headache
  • hypersensitivity
  • hypertension
  • abdominal distension
  • abdominal pain
  • abnormal behaviour
  • acrochordon
  • amnesia
  • anaemia
  • animal bite
10-19:
  • blepharitis
  • cerebral infarction
  • herpes zoster
  • paronychia
  • polyarteritis nodosa
  • renal infarct
  • subarachnoid haemorrhage
  • upper respiratory tract inflammation
  • anxiety
  • drug ineffective
20-29:
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
  • dystonia
  • emotional disorder
  • extrapyramidal disorder
  • fatigue
  • gastric ulcer haemorrhage
  • hepatic enzyme increased
  • hospitalisation
30-39:
  • abasia
  • anxiety
  • appendicitis
  • atrial fibrillation
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • congestive cardiomyopathy
  • diabetes mellitus
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • emotional distress
  • fibrosis
40-49:
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • vomiting
  • diarrhoea
  • tremor
  • headache
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • osteoporosis
50-59:
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • fall
  • headache
60+:
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • weakness
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • hypotension
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • sleepiness - during the day

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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