Review: could Doxazosin mesylate cause Syncope (Fainting)?
Summary: Syncope is found among people who take Doxazosin mesylate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 7,835 people who have side effects while taking Doxazosin mesylate from FDA and social media. Among them, 177 have Syncope. Find out below who they are, when they have Syncope and more.
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Doxazosin mesylate has active ingredients of doxazosin mesylate. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from 8,077 Doxazosin mesylate users)
Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 49,845 Syncope patients)
On Mar, 11, 2015: 7,833 people reported to have side effects when taking Doxazosin mesylate. Among them, 177 people (2.26%) have Syncope.
Time on Doxazosin mesylate when people have Syncope * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Syncope when taking Doxazosin mesylate * :
Severity of Syncope when taking Doxazosin mesylate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Syncope ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (85 people, 48.02%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (35 people, 19.77%)
- Cardiac failure (21 people, 11.86%)
- Coronary artery disease (19 people, 10.73%)
- Hypothyroidism (16 people, 9.04%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (64 people, 36.16%)
- Ramipril (50 people, 28.25%)
- Simvastatin (42 people, 23.73%)
- Bisoprolol fumarate (36 people, 20.34%)
- Amlodipine (31 people, 17.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Amoxicillin for a 20-year old man with Sinus Infection. The patient has Fainting
- A study of drug interactions between Bumetanide, Ferrous Fumarate, Gabapentin, Prednisone, Levothyroxine Sodium, Folic Acid, Methotrexate for a 45-year old woman with Fluid Retention, Anemia, Fibromyalgia, Autoimmune Disorder, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Lightheadedness - Fainting, Acne Steroid-induced, Weakness, Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs, Skin Burning Sensation, Muscle Spasms, Pain - Bones, Exhaustion
- A study of drug interactions between Amlodipine Maleate; Benazepril Hydrochloride, Doxazosin Mesylate, Atenolol for a 67-year old woman with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Noises Or Buzzing In The Ears, Swollen Belly, Aches And Pains In Bones, Eye Allergy, Palpitations
Recent Doxazosin mesylate related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Cardura, Flomax for a 73-year old man who has BPH
- Comparions of Cardura, Azor for a 59-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Symbicort, Hydrochlorothiazide, Doxazosin Mesylate, Omeprazole, Metoprolol Tartrate for a 73-year old man who has UTI
- Comparions of Hytrin, Uroxatral, Cardura, Flomax, Rapaflo for a 59-year old man who has BPH
- Comparions of Atenolol, Cardura, Norvasc, Maxide, Losartan for a 64-year old man who has HBP
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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