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Review: Vitamin D and Flomax





Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Vitamin D and Flomax together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Vitamin D and Flomax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 94 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Vitamin d has active ingredients of ergocalciferol. It is often used in rickets. (latest outcomes from Vitamin d 4,023 users)

Flomax has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Flomax 21,453 users)

On Dec, 2, 2014: 94 people who take Vitamin D, Flomax are studied

Vitamin D, Flomax outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Vitamin D (ergocalciferol)
- Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Vitamin D is effectiven/a12.50%
(1 of 8 people)
14.29%
(1 of 7 people)
42.86%
(3 of 7 people)
71.43%
(5 of 7 people)
100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a
Flomax is effective0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
40.00%
(2 of 5 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
60.00%
(3 of 5 people)
45.45%
(5 of 11 people)
25.00%
(2 of 8 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Lightheadedness - DizzyDizzinessLoss Of ProprioceptionPhotosensitivity ReactionFatigueAnxietyn/aDiarrhoea
Photosensitivity ReactionHeadache - TensionTinnitusLightheadedness - DizzyLoss Of ProprioceptionNose BleedsFall
Muscle Cramps AggravatedRestless Leg SyndromeNight SweatsTinnitus AggravatedHypotension
Vision BlurredNight SweatsRestless Leg SyndromeTinnitusHypertension
Back PainNose BleedsAnxietyExhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, WearinessAnxiety
FallVomitingCondition Aggravated
Urinary HesitationChronic Renal ImpairmentNephrolithiasis
Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, WearinessUrinary HesitationBack Pain
VomitingFallOedema Peripheral
Erectile DisturbanceGastritis

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Vitamin D is effective50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
39.29%
(11 of 28 people)
Flomax is effective25.00%
(1 of 4 people)
38.71%
(12 of 31 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
Cholecystitis ChronicFall
Bile Duct StoneAnxiety
DiarrhoeaHypertension
VomitingHypotension
Abdominal PainUrinary Tract Infection
NauseaPain
DysstasiaPneumonia
HyperhidrosisGastrooesophageal Reflux Disease
Abdominal DistensionGastritis
Back PainUnresponsive To Stimuli

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Vitamin D is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
28.57%
(2 of 7 people)
29.73%
(11 of 37 people)
Flomax is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 4 people)
42.86%
(3 of 7 people)
25.64%
(10 of 39 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/an/an/aBile Duct StoneUrinary IncontinenceRed Blood Cell Count DecreasedAnxiety
Cholecystitis ChronicConvulsionUhthoff's PhenomenonHypotension
Abdominal DistensionTremorUrinary Tract InfectionFall
VomitingMuscle SpasmsFallOedema Peripheral
AbasiaTherapeutic Response UnexpectedBalance DisorderGastritis
Mobility DecreasedWhite Blood Cell Count IncreasedGastrooesophageal Reflux Disease
Menstrual DisorderHaemoglobin DecreasedHerpes Zoster
PresyncopeHaematocrit DecreasedUnresponsive To Stimuli
DiarrhoeaEscherichia Test PositiveWound
DysstasiaWhite Blood Cell Analysis IncreasedPneumonia

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Vitamin D (ergocalciferol) is often used to treat rickets. 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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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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