Review: Flomax and Probiotic drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Flomax and Probiotic. It is created by eHealthMe based on 11 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
Flomax (latest outcomes from 21,417 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Probiotic (latest outcomes from 694 users) has active ingredients of bacillus coagulans. It is often used in vitamin supplementation.
On Mar, 3, 2014: 11 people who reported to have interactions when taking Flomax, Probiotic are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride)
- Probiotic (bacillus coagulans)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Flomax, Probiotic:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||8|
|Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)||6|
|Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||3|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Flomax, Probiotic:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
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Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride) is often used to treat enlarged prostate. Probiotic (bacillus coagulans) is often used to treat vitamin supplementation. 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:
- Probiotic is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Flomax alternatives:
- Probiotic alternatives:
Comments from related studies:
From this study (1 year ago):
The section 2. Drugs, vitamins, supplements - It wouldn't let me add more.
Along with the listed items above, cucurmin to help PD tremer, multi-vitamins have been also taken.
If you're already having an excruciating pain in the neck, shoulder & chest (9/10), isn't it a Bad idea to take Tylenol? Isn't it really bad especially if you are having Aortic Dissection???
Thank you in advance for your time and guidance.
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 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, ...
- By Steve: How can i cure groinn and testicular pain
I awoke suddenly in the middle of the night to urinate. Had intense groin pain could hardly lift my legs to walk. Intense pain went away in a few hours but now have lingeriing testicular and groin pain lasting 3 months.
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