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Review: Biaxin and Flomax

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Biaxin and Flomax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 153 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Biaxin (what 9,918 Biaxin users reported?) has active ingredients of clarithromycin. It is used in sinusitis.

Flomax (what 21,445 Flomax users reported?) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is used in enlarged prostate.

On Aug, 27, 2014: 153 people who take Biaxin, Flomax are studied

Biaxin, Flomax outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Biaxin (clarithromycin)
- Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Biaxin is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/an/a
Flomax is effectiven/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Joint SwellingAnaemiaRosacean/an/an/an/aAnxiety
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedCerebral InfarctionRenal Failure ChronicAsthenia
CoughBlood Creatinine IncreasedTesticular FailureDizziness
Psychiatric SymptomHerpes ZosterFatigueNausea
ParaparesisProthrombin Time Ratio IncreasedCor Pulmonale ChronicDepression
EncephalopathyConstipationMusculoskeletal DisorderPain
Communication DisorderHaemoglobin DecreasedMalaiseHeadache
InsomniaCor Pulmonale ChronicRestless Legs SyndromeDiarrhoea
LogorrhoeaFatigueOsteoarthritisDehydration
Euphoric MoodC-reactive Protein IncreasedSleep Apnoea SyndromeAtrial Fibrillation

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Biaxin is effectiven/a100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
Flomax is effectiven/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
Joint SwellingAnxiety
CoughAsthenia
IritisDepression
Muscle SpasmsDizziness
HypotensionNausea
HypertensionHeadache
PainPain
TenosynovitisDiarrhoea
Urinary RetentionHaematuria
Viral InfectionAtrial Fibrillation

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Biaxin is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a
Flomax is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
n/an/a

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/aInsomnian/aErythemaDepressionMacular OedemaPain
EncephalitisViral InfectionDehydrationOptic Ischaemic NeuropathyNausea
Adverse ReactionRespiratory DepressionVisual Acuity ReducedAtrial Fibrillation
Communication DisorderDrug Withdrawal SyndromeBlindness UnilateralFatigue
Psychiatric SymptomSinus TachycardiaCardiac Failure CongestiveAnxiety
CoughSickle Cell Anaemia With CrisisAnxietySick Sinus Syndrome
LogorrhoeaConfusional StateCataractFall
Mycoplasma InfectionChest PainCorneal AbrasionVomiting
Euphoric MoodDizzinessMultiple InjuriesDiarrhoea
EncephalopathyHepatitis CMuscle SpasmsAsthenia

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • The rash in leg exists since over 8 months. The treatment for prostate started two months ago when it was diagnosed as the source of pain near coccyx.

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Biaxin (clarithromycin) is often used to treat sinusitis. 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.

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