Review: could Flomax cause Autoimmune Thrombocytopenia?


Autoimmune thrombocytopenia is reported only by a few people who take Flomax. We study 27,552 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Autoimmune thrombocytopenia. Find out below who they are, when they have Autoimmune thrombocytopenia and more.

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Autoimmune Thrombocytopenia

Autoimmune thrombocytopenia (isolated low platelet count (thrombocytopenia) with normal bone marrow and the absence of other causes of thrombocytopenia) has been reported by people with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 983 Autoimmune thrombocytopenia patients).

On Oct, 17, 2016

27,552 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 4 people (0.01%) have Autoimmune Thrombocytopenia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Flomax cause Autoimmune thrombocytopenia?

Time on Flomax when people have Autoimmune Thrombocytopenia *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Autoimmune Thrombocytopenia when taking Flomax *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Autoimmune Thrombocytopenia when taking Flomax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 25 %
  • 60+: 75 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Muscle Spasms (1 person, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vidaza (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Toprol-Xl (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Aspirin (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Aldactone (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Accupril (2 people, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Splenomegaly (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Sinus Tachycardia (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Pyrexia (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Nausea (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Abdominal Pain (2 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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