Could Cardura cause Priapism - from FDA reports
Priapism is found among people who take Cardura, especially for people who are 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Enlarged prostate . We study 16,635 people who have side effects while taking Cardura from FDA. Among them, 23 have Priapism. Find out below who they are, when they have Priapism and more.
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Cardura has active ingredients of doxazosin mesylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Cardura 16,923 users)
Priapism (prolonged and painful erection that can last from several hours up to a few days) has been reported by people with erection problems, depression, schizophrenia, insomnia, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 2,781 Priapism patients).
On Dec, 30, 2016
16,635 people reported to have side effects when taking Cardura.
Among them, 23 people (0.14%) have Priapism
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cardura when people have Priapism *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Priapism when taking Cardura *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 5 %
- 30-39: 5 %
- 40-49: 35 %
- 50-59: 10 %
- 60+: 45 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Enlarged Prostate (3 people, 13.04%)
- Prostatomegaly (2 people, 8.70%)
- Pollakiuria (2 people, 8.70%)
- Micturition Urgency (2 people, 8.70%)
- Neck Pain (1 person, 4.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zyprexa (4 people, 17.39%)
- Viagra (3 people, 13.04%)
- Triazolam (3 people, 13.04%)
- Temazepam (3 people, 13.04%)
- Gabapentin (3 people, 13.04%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Penile Pain (3 people, 13.04%)
- Hypotension (3 people, 13.04%)
- Erection Problems (3 people, 13.04%)
- Ejaculation Failure (3 people, 13.04%)
- Muscle Spasms (2 people, 8.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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