Review: could Flomax cause Depression?
Summary: Depression is found among people who take Flomax, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 20,462 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Among them, 547 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.
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Flomax has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from 21,479 Flomax users)
Depression has been reported by people with quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis, acne. (latest reports from 277,750 Depression patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 20,458 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax. Among them, 576 people (2.82%) have Depression.
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 (73 people, 12.67%)
- Multiple myeloma (67 people, 11.63%)
- Depression (50 people, 8.68%)
- Hypertension (50 people, 8.68%)
- Metastases to bone (46 people, 7.99%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (186 people, 32.29%)
- Zometa (146 people, 25.35%)
- Oxycontin (143 people, 24.83%)
- Ambien (122 people, 21.18%)
- Lipitor (110 people, 19.10%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Omeprazole, Altace, Crestor, Flomax, Levoxyl for a 82-year old man with Blood Clots, Acid Reflux, High Blood Pressure, Birth Control, Urinary Ca+2, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Angina - Stable, Mouth Ulceration, Anaemia
- A study of side effects of Arixtra for a 69-year old man with DVT. The patient has Depression
- A study of drug interactions between Trazodone Hydrochloride, Valium, Cymbalta, Prozac for a 42-year old woman with Sleepy, Anxiety, Depression, Panic Disorder. The patient has Anhedonia, Depression
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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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