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Review: taking Tolterodine Tartrate and Tamsulosin together

Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Tolterodine Tartrate and Tamsulosin together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Tolterodine Tartrate and Tamsulosin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 437 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.





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What are the drugs

Tolterodine tartrate has active ingredients of tolterodine tartrate. It is often used in urge incontinence. (latest outcomes from 1,697 Tolterodine tartrate users)

Tamsulosin hydrochloride has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from 2,337 Tamsulosin hydrochloride users)

On Jan, 27, 2015: 437 people who take Tolterodine Tartrate, Tamsulosin Hydrochloride are studied

Tolterodine Tartrate, Tamsulosin Hydrochloride outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Tolterodine Tartrate (tolterodine tartrate)
- Tamsulosin Hydrochloride (tamsulosin hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Tolterodine Tartrate is effective33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
(1 of 2 people)
(0 of 1 people)
(1 of 2 people)
(0 of 1 people)
Tamsulosin Hydrochloride is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
(0 of 1 people)
(0 of 2 people)
(0 of 1 people)
(1 of 2 people)
(2 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
ConstipationConfusional StateRenal Failure ChronicPollakiurian/aAcute Pancreatitisn/aFall
Drug IneffectiveCor Pulmonale ChronicMusculoskeletal DisorderGastrointestinal HaemorrhageAsthenia
TremorFatigueRosaceaPneumoniaWeight Decreased
WheezingTesticular FailureTesticular FailureHip ArthroplastyDepression
PyrexiaSinus CongestionCor Pulmonale ChronicDrug Effect DecreasedPain
Bladder DisorderFallFatigueDrug IneffectiveAnaemia
Muscle SpasmsUrinary IncontinenceMalaiseGlaucomaDizziness
TachycardiaDrug IneffectiveHypertensive NephropathyDrug Chemical IncompatibilityDyspnoea
VomitingDisorientationGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseDrug Ineffective
Chest PainRosaceaDiarrheaFatigue

Drug effectiveness by gender :

Tolterodine Tartrate is effectiven/a33.33%
(3 of 9 people)
Tamsulosin Hydrochloride is effectiven/a30.00%
(3 of 10 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

Urinary Tract InfectionWeight Decreased
Multiple Sclerosis RelapseAsthenia
Progressive Multifocal LeukoencephalopathyDepression
Bladder DysfunctionAnaemia
Tremor NecDrug Ineffective
Condition AggravatedDyspnoea
Pneumonia AspirationOsteonecrosis Of Jaw

Drug effectiveness by age :

Tolterodine Tartrate is effectiven/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
(0 of 1 people)
(1 of 1 people)
(2 of 6 people)
Tamsulosin Hydrochloride is effectiven/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
(0 of 1 people)
(0 of 2 people)
(3 of 6 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

n/an/an/aPainBladder PainMusculoskeletal PainWeight DecreasedFall
Multiple Sclerosis RelapseAlanine Aminotransferase DecreasedFallRespiratory FailureAsthenia
Influenza Like IllnessBladder SpasmChest PainInfectionDizziness
Cardio-respiratory ArrestConvulsionAbdominal PainHypoaesthesia OralFatigue
Urinary IncontinencePleural EffusionHaemorrhageWeight Decreased
White Blood Cell Count IncreasedBack PainImpaired HealingPyrexia
DiarrheaConstipationGingival PainChest Pain
Urethral DisorderCardiac DisorderGingival DisorderPneumonia
Condition AggravatedDepressionBone Density DecreasedDyspnoea

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Tolterodine Tartrate (tolterodine tartrate) is often used to treat urge incontinence. Tamsulosin Hydrochloride (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:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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