Review: could Flomax cause Depression?
We study 20,424 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Among them, 546 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.
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Flomax (latest outcomes from 21,437 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Depression (latest reports from 1,150,005 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 20,422 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax. Among them, 575 people (2.82%) have Depression. They amount to 0.05% of all the 1,147,203 people who have Depression on eHealthMe.
Time on Flomax when people have Depression * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Depression when taking Flomax * :
Severity of Depression when taking Flomax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Depression ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (72 people, 12.52%)
- Multiple myeloma (67 people, 11.65%)
- Depression (50 people, 8.70%)
- Hypertension (50 people, 8.70%)
- Metastases to bone (46 people, 8.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (186 people, 32.35%)
- Zometa (146 people, 25.39%)
- Oxycontin (143 people, 24.87%)
- Ambien (122 people, 21.22%)
- Lipitor (110 people, 19.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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