Review: could Flomax cause Diabetes?
We study 20,427 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 21,437 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Diabetes (latest reports from 384,240 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety.
On Jul, 18, 2014: 20,422 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax. Among them, 184 people (0.90%) have Diabetes. They amount to 0.05% of all the 387,216 people who have Diabetes on eHealthMe.
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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Patrick Foster on Jun, 29, 2014:
had retention. Was given flomax Got UTI after 2 weeks with same bag.Dr never checked for uti. Went to another urologist at upenn Dr O'Connell who prescribed flomax then anti biotics for uti. Burning never stopped..balls hurt all the time. I take suboxone so I could get off all those pain pills causing rage attacks. Urology wont see me again since "That's not my area. Blood in undershorts in am. just drops. Please help..how long can this last?
From this study (1 month ago):
About 5 years ago I started both Flomax and Crestor. After about 3 month a very mild rash started on both insteps. This rash has gradually increased until now it is on most of body except face, neck and scalp.There was a very significant increase beginning about 6months ago, (At that time I was taken off of Plavix.
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