Review: Flomax and Dexilant
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Flomax and Dexilant. It is created by eHealthMe based on 20 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Flomax (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Dexilant (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of dexlansoprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
On Oct, 10, 2013: 20 people who reported to have interactions when taking Flomax, Dexilant are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride)
- Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Flomax, Dexilant:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|10||Lymphocyte Count Decreased||2|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Flomax, Dexilant:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prophylaxis against transplant rejection
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
- Rheumatoid arthritis
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Sodium chloride
- Diphenhydramine hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- By jim bechard: I have water retention, high blood pressure, mitral leaky valve, have had 2 by-passes.
(for a 76 year old man who has Mitral Leaky Valve, and takes Warfarin Sodium, Furosemide, Tamsulosin Hydrochloride)
Can all these drugs combined cause the water on the lung. Should I give them all up and just take natural vitamins. All my troubles started in May and I am getting worse. Can the furosemide aggravate the water on the lung, or has it caused the water on the lung?
(Number of patients like jim bechard: 2,397)
- By johndo: Is finasteride compatible with tamulosin?
(for a 64 year old man who has Cancer - Prostate, and takes Flomax, Finasteride)
are these 2 meds compatible?I have been prescribed both and would like to know if they work together. Also is it normal to urinate 6+ times per night even after radiation therapy and hormonal treatment,(zoladex&casadex)?
(Number of patients like johndo: 726)
- By Michelle Nichols MD: How often does thromboyctopenia occur?
(for a 45 year old woman who has Thrombocytopenia, and takes Folic Acid, Vitamin B12, Omeprazole; Sodium Bicarbonate, Flomax, Lisinopril, Coumadin, Metoprolol Tartrate, Colace)
73 year old patient with thrombocytopenia of unknown origin. He has failed Rituxin treatments and initial therapy with steroids has actually caused his platelets to lower. Requesting to see if his current medications may be the culprit.
(Number of patients like Michelle Nichols MD: 5,162)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride) is often used to treat enlarged prostate. Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) is often used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease. 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:
- Flomax is used in:
- Dexilant is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Flomax alternatives:
- Dexilant alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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