Review: taking Procardia xl and Tamsulosin hydrochloride together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Procardia xl and Tamsulosin hydrochloride together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Procardia xl and Tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 483 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Procardia Xl

Procardia xl has active ingredients of nifedipine. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Procardia xl 4,934 users)

Tamsulosin Hydrochloride

Tamsulosin hydrochloride has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Tamsulosin hydrochloride 2,140 users)

On Jul, 23, 2016

483 people who take Procardia Xl, Tamsulosin Hydrochloride are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Procardia xl and Tamsulosin hydrochloride drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Procardia Xl:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Tamsulosin Hydrochloride:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Procardia Xl:
  • female: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • male: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
Tamsulosin Hydrochloride:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • male: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Procardia Xl:
  • 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: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
Tamsulosin Hydrochloride:
  • 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 1 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • orthostatic hypotension
  • sleepiness - during the day
  • weakness
  • ascites
  • blood albumin decreased
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood potassium increased
  • blood sodium decreased
1 - 6 months:
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood urea increased
  • c-reactive protein increased
  • eosinophil count increased
  • haematocrit decreased
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • lymphocyte count decreased
  • kidney transplant rejection
  • left ventricular failure
  • pneumonia
6 - 12 months:
  • cataract
  • transient ischaemic attack
  • visual acuity reduced
  • autonomic nervous system imbalance
  • erythema
  • hip fracture
  • intranasal numbness
  • oedema lower limb
  • pain in limb
  • raynaud's phenomenon
1 - 2 years:
  • orthostatic hypotension
  • blood pressure increased
  • presyncope
  • anhedonia
  • anxiety
  • death
  • emotional distress
  • fear
  • infection
  • injury
2 - 5 years:
  • blood pressure diastolic decreased
  • conjunctival disorder
  • loss of consciousness
  • melaena
  • amnesia
  • anaemia
  • cognitive disorder
  • duodenal ulcer
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • agnosia
5 - 10 years:
  • blood pressure increased
  • cerebral infarction
  • hypotension
10+ years:
  • intranasal numbness
not specified:
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • pyrexia
  • asthenia
  • dehydration
  • pneumonia
  • confusional state

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • dysphagia
  • fall
  • foaming at mouth
  • overdose
  • salivary hypersecretion
  • tremor
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood urea increased
  • carotid artery occlusion
  • cerebrovascular accident
male:
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • depression
  • pyrexia
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • dehydration
  • pneumonia
  • confusional state

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • cerebral palsy
  • convulsion
  • sensory integrative dysfunction
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
30-39:
  • abasia
  • anxiety
  • emotional distress
  • fibrosis
  • general physical health deterioration
  • injury
  • mobility decreased
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • pain
  • skin oedema
40-49:
  • dehydration
  • depression
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • respiratory depression
  • anxiety
  • sickle cell anaemia with crisis
  • sinus tachycardia
  • chest pain
  • confusional state
  • dizziness
50-59:
  • pneumonia
  • pulmonary embolism
  • asthenia
  • blood glucose increased
  • blood pressure increased
  • confusional state
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • feeling abnormal
  • gastroenteritis
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • pyrexia
  • dizziness
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • anaemia
  • pneumonia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • blood creatinine increased
  • cough
  • fall

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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