Review: Coumadin and Flomax
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Coumadin and Flomax. It is created by eHealthMe based on 2,179 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Coumadin (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots.
Flomax (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 2,179 people who reported to have interactions when taking Coumadin, Flomax are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Coumadin (warfarin sodium)
- Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride)
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)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)||575|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or labored breathing)||440|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||271|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||201|
|Cardiac Failure Congestive||188|
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)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)||16|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||10|
|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)||8|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||7|
|Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone)||6|
|Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)||5|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation
- Multiple myeloma
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Sharonkntz: Is it possible flomax is a promotion for parkinson's disease
(for a 71 year old man who has Parkinson's, and takes Flomax)
How many flomax Patients end up with parkinsons?
(Number of patients like Sharonkntz: 442)
- 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 Krystle: Has anybody had a tummytuck after a valve replacement and taking warfarin for life ? would love to hear from your experience as how eveything went : )
(for a 29 year old woman who has Aortic Valve Replacement, Mitral Valve Repair, and takes Warfarin Sodium, Metoprolol Succinate)
Here is a short history of my operation i have had hope this helps to answer my question : ) Diagnosed with Streptococcal endocarditist with large vegetation on aortic valve ceeding to the right ventricular outflow tract Operation underwent on the 13.12.07 1. Aortic Valve replacement (22mm Medt ...
(Number of patients like Krystle: 2,079)
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- By Bubloo: Subdural haematoma after administering warfarin sodium
(for a 72 year old man who has Subdural Haematoma, and takes Aspirin, Warfarin Sodium, Telmisartan; Hydrochlorothiazide, Pediapred, Prostaphlin)
My father had High blood pressure from past 30 years. He had a heart attack 5 years back and done with double angioplasty in fortis hospital , Bangalore, India. One blocked again after 2 years, reason given by command hospital was stopping ecosprin tab. Recently he collapsed twice. Doctor siting mor ...
(Number of patients like Bubloo: 2,817)
Complete drug side effects:
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.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Coumadin is used in:
- Flomax is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Coumadin alternatives:
- Flomax alternatives:
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