Could Flomax cause Diabetes - from FDA reports
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 Ambien, and have Pain . We study 27,939 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA. Among them, 235 have Diabetes. Find out below who they are, when they have Diabetes and more.
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On Dec, 28, 2016
27,939 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 235 people (0.84%) have Diabetes
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flomax when people have Diabetes *:
- < 1 month: 42.86 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 14.29 %
- 10+ years: 14.29 %
Gender of people who have Diabetes when taking Flomax *:
- female: 11.21 %
- male: 88.79 %
Age of people who have Diabetes when taking Flomax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.55 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.1 %
- 30-39: 4.42 %
- 40-49: 13.81 %
- 50-59: 20.99 %
- 60+: 59.12 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (38 people, 16.17%)
- Depression (36 people, 15.32%)
- Multiple Myeloma (28 people, 11.91%)
- High Blood Pressure (24 people, 10.21%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (20 people, 8.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ambien (73 people, 31.06%)
- Aspirin (68 people, 28.94%)
- Protonix (61 people, 25.96%)
- Zometa (57 people, 24.26%)
- Furosemide (51 people, 21.70%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (79 people, 33.62%)
- Fatigue (72 people, 30.64%)
- Weakness (64 people, 27.23%)
- Pneumonia (64 people, 27.23%)
- High Blood Pressure (63 people, 26.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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