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Review: could Flomax cause Diabetes?
Summary: Diabetes is found among people who take Flomax, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 20,436 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Among them, 184 have Diabetes. Find out below who they are, when they have Diabetes and more.
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Flomax (latest outcomes from 21,451 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Diabetes (latest reports from 130,137 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety.
On Oct, 31, 2014: 20,433 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax. Among them, 184 people (0.90%) have Diabetes.
Time on Flomax when people have Diabetes * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Diabetes when taking Flomax * :
Severity of Diabetes when taking Flomax ** :
How people recovered from Diabetes ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (29 people, 15.76%)
- Pain (26 people, 14.13%)
- Multiple myeloma (19 people, 10.33%)
- Diabetes mellitus (14 people, 7.61%)
- Insomnia (13 people, 7.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (74 people, 40.22%)
- Ambien (61 people, 33.15%)
- Protonix (50 people, 27.17%)
- Furosemide (47 people, 25.54%)
- Zometa (45 people, 24.46%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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(Asked by a 72 year old man who has Enlarged Prostate, High Blood Pressure, Diverticulitis, and takes Meclizine, Clonidine, Norvasc, Flomax, Avodart)
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about 4 years and it is controlled with the Norvasc & Clonidine. Enlarged prostate is controlled with Flomax & Avodart. Meclizine is for vertigo, take 2 25mg per day, 1 Am & 1 PM. Take 1 Norvasc AM & 1 Flomax PM.
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