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 20,438 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 has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Flomax 21,453 users)
Diabetes has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Diabetes 130,137 patients)
On Dec, 13, 2014: 20,438 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 85 year old man who has Feeding Tube Patient, and takes Flomax)
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(Asked by a 68 year old man who has Afib, Bladder Cancer Stage I, With Cancer In Situ, and takes Cialis, Indomethacin, Digoxin, Carvedilol, Flomax, Lisinopril, Warfarin Sodium)
I have had two surgeries in the last 14 months to remove cancer from my bladder. Diagnosed with afib 16 months ago. Bladder is not healing due to the blood thinners, but I must keep my INR above 2.0. Every time I take the warfarin, I have more blood in my urine.
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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)
Have Diverticulitis from having Diverticulosis. Have had high blood pressure for
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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(Asked by a 64 year old woman who has DIABETES, and takes Metformin, Prilosec)
I've been on Prilosec for about 1 month & my blood sugars have been elevated starting shortly after I started on it. could Prilosec be causing it? Nothing else has changed with my meds or lifestyle.
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My grandmother have Atrial Fibrillation (AF) and suffered a ischemic CVA stroke with hemorrhagic transformation on right brain this week. She also had left sudural hematoma for some time now, due to which Asprin (ecospirin-75) that she was taking because of her AF was stopped and I believe that stop ...
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