Review: Ditropan Xl and Flomax drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Ditropan Xl and Flomax. It is created by eHealthMe based on 326 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Ditropan xl (latest outcomes from 1,955 users) has active ingredients of oxybutynin chloride. It is often used in urge incontinence.
Flomax (latest outcomes from 21,417 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 326 people who reported to have interactions when taking Ditropan Xl, Flomax are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Ditropan Xl (oxybutynin chloride)
- Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Ditropan Xl, Flomax:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||62|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||43|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||29|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Ditropan Xl, Flomax:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Hypertension (high blood pressure)||4|
|Lung Disorder (lung disease)||3|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :n/a
Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Ditropan Xl (oxybutynin chloride) is often used to treat urge incontinence. Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride) is often used to treat enlarged prostate. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Ditropan xl is used in:
- Flomax is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Ditropan xl alternatives:
- Flomax alternatives:
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By GOSHEN: Flomax does not help with frequent night time urination maybe not bph but nocturnal?
Tried many and costly prostate related products to no avail. Dr says prostate only marginally enlarged but hard. Could not urinate at all after taking postoperative codein based pain meds. Wonder if nocturnal is a separate and differently medicated condition
- By RJenkins67: Has anyone had issues with vistaril causing ibs flare ups? and does vistaril help ic symptoms?
I have had IBS for almost 20 years and was diagnosed with IC about 12 years ago. I have been on Elavil for about 2 years and it was causing weight gain and I was starting to not sleep well at night past few months even when I take 3 of the Elavil at bedtime. So I asked my doctor if there was somethi ...
- By jody: I have been taking ambien for years my doctor just gave me flomax to take is it safe to take together
I have had bladder issues for years and I just went to a urologist two days ago and he gave me a prescription for Flomax (generic) and I also take 2 zolpidem tartrate to fall asleep. I asked him in the office if the new med would interfere with any of my usual medications and he said they shouldn't, ...
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- By MaryAAMeyer: Oxybutynin chloride and chest pain
A urologist prescribed Vesicare (and Estrace cream) early in 2013 for urge incontinance. When hospitalized for cellulitis (never had it before) in May (2013), I took lots of I-V Clindamycin. The hospital had Ditropan on their formulary, and the urologist switched to it (it was cheaper)--and I con ...
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