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Review: Coumadin and Flomax

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Coumadin and Flomax. It is created by eHealthMe based on 2,230 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 7, 2014: 2,230 people who reported to have interactions when taking Coumadin, Flomax are studied

Trend of Coumadin, Flomax's drug interactions, side effects and effectiveness reports (4939413)

Drug combinations in study:
- Coumadin (warfarin sodium)
- Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Coumadin, Flomax:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)1,094
Asthenia (weakness)938
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)875
Anxiety834
Pain729
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)715
Dizziness654
Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)582
Pneumonia541
Cardiac Failure Congestive528

Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Coumadin, Flomax:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Anaemia (lack of blood)40
Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)24
Rash (redness)18
Asthenia (weakness)15
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)14
Cerebrovascular Accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)12
Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)10
Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone)9
Dizziness8
Subdural Haematoma (blood collects between the skull and the surface of the brain)8

How effective are the drugs:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Coumadin0.00%28.57%14.29%42.86%14.29%
Flomax0.00%44.44%33.33%22.22%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Atrial fibrillation
  2. Hypertension
  3. Multiple myeloma
  4. Benign prostatic hyperplasia
  5. Pain

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin
  2. Lasix
  3. Digoxin
  4. Lipitor
  5. Furosemide

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Coumadin (warfarin sodium) is often used to treat blood clots. 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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