Review: could Finasteride cause Overdose?
Summary: Overdose is found among people who take Finasteride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Furosemide, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 5,401 people who have side effects while taking Finasteride from FDA and social media. Among them, 60 have Overdose. Find out below who they are, when they have Overdose and more.
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Finasteride has active ingredients of finasteride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from 5,729 Finasteride users)
Overdose has been reported by people with pain, depression, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 51,404 Overdose patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 5,401 people reported to have side effects when taking Finasteride. Among them, 60 people (1.11%) have Overdose.
Time on Finasteride when people have Overdose * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Overdose when taking Finasteride * :
Severity of Overdose when taking Finasteride ** :
How people recovered from Overdose ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (23 people, 38.33%)
- Alopecia (11 people, 18.33%)
- Parkinson's disease (8 people, 13.33%)
- Hiv infection (4 people, 6.67%)
- Pain (3 people, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (24 people, 40.00%)
- Citalopram hydrobromide (24 people, 40.00%)
- Aredia (23 people, 38.33%)
- Celexa (23 people, 38.33%)
- Zometa (23 people, 38.33%)
* 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:
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- A study of drug interactions between Nexium, Finasteride, Tamsulosin, Levothyroxine Thyroid for a 58-year old man with Reflux Esophagitis, Enlarged Prostate, Thyroid Disorder. The patient has Swelling In The Abdomen, Fatigue - Chronic, Bloating, Stomach Pumping, Stomach Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Viramune Xr, Truvada, Finasteride, Terazosin Hydrochloride for a 62-year old man with Hiv, Enlarged Prostate, Difficulty Initiating Urination. The patient has Hives, Hives
- A study of drug interactions between Travatan Z, Atorvastatin Calcium, Finasteride, Atenolol for a 66-year old man with Glaucoma, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Enlarged Prostate, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Rash
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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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