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Review: Vitamin D and Flomax

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Vitamin D and Flomax. It is created by eHealthMe based on 69 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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On Mar, 30, 2014: 69 people who reported to have interactions when taking Vitamin D, Flomax are studied

Trend of Vitamin D, Flomax's drug interactions, side effects and effectiveness reports (4455603)

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

eHealthMe real world results:

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Diarrhoea33
Anxiety27
Hypertension (high blood pressure)26
Fall22
Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)18
Condition Aggravated18
Blood Creatinine Increased18
Back Pain18
Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs)18
Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)16

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Tinnitus Aggravated (a ringing in the ears)3
Lightheadedness - Dizzy (a common and often unpleasant sensation of dizziness)3
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)3
Manic Episode2
Loss Of Proprioception (loss of senses of body and parts)2
Chronic Renal Impairment2
Photosensitivity Reaction2
Night Sweats (sweating in night)2
Urinary Hesitation (difficulty in beginning the flow of urine)2
Restless Leg Syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs)2

How effective are the drugs:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Vitamin D25.00%25.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%
Flomax0.00%18.18%36.36%36.36%9.09%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension
  2. Pain
  3. Multiple sclerosis
  4. Depression
  5. High blood cholesterol

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin
  2. Digoxin
  3. Simvastatin
  4. Coumadin
  5. Lasix

* Approximation only. 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.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Reason for increase in high blood pressure

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • Blood calcium elevated. Parathormone elevated. Bone density normal. Developing stones in both kidneys. A 6mm and 9mm just removed. Now have a 4mm and 5mm. Have been on Lipitor 40mg for over 10 years. Past few months have gone to generic Atorvastatin Calcium (Apotex Pharm) 40mg.

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