eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

How to?

Review: could Flomax cause Double vision?

We study 20,430 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Among them, 79 have Double vision. Find out below who they are, when they have Double vision and more.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Flomax and have Double vision >>>

Flomax

Flomax (latest outcomes from 21,444 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.

On Aug, 14, 2014: 20,429 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax. Among them, 79 people (0.39%) have Double Vision. They amount to 0.11% of all the 71,472 people who have Double Vision on eHealthMe.

Trend of Double vision in Flomax reports

Time on Flomax when people have Double vision * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Double vision50.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Double vision when taking Flomax * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Double vision0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%2.86%7.14%10.00%80.00%

Severity of Double vision when taking Flomax ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Double vision ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (18 people, 22.78%)
  2. Benign prostatic hyperplasia (6 people, 7.59%)
  3. Neuralgia (4 people, 5.06%)
  4. Urinary tract disorder (4 people, 5.06%)
  5. Constipation (3 people, 3.80%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Neurontin (22 people, 27.85%)
  2. Flonase (19 people, 24.05%)
  3. Prilosec (19 people, 24.05%)
  4. Furosemide (19 people, 24.05%)
  5. Motrin (18 people, 22.78%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Flomax and have Double Vision
- group for people who take Flomax

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • Since taking Flomax, exercising has become difficult. I want to see if this will go away.

    Reply

  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

  • will i get accustomed to the drug?

    Reply

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • 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?

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Flomax, Double vision

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Lumigan and double vision
    my vision was good before I took lumigan since taking the drug I have developed partial double vision ,I can only think it has a connection .My doctor tells me that's not possible.

More reviews for: Flomax, Double vision

On eHealthMe, Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride) is often used for enlarged prostate. Find out below the conditions Flomax is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Flomax used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

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.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

40 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Symbicort for a 66-year old woman who has Emphysema (13 minutes ago)

- Ibuprofen, Evening Primrose Oil for a 18-year old gir ... (22 minutes ago)

- Coumadin for a 65-year old woman who has Pulmonary Em ... (1 hour ago)

Related study

- Flomax side effects

 

Related symptom

- Double Vision

 

 

Recent user comments

- "Doctor wants me on Spiriva also but I am hesitant bec ... " (13 minutes ago)

- "Have been on and off effxor and still get the burning ... " (4 hours ago)

- "Essential hypertension coronary angioplasty and obstr ... " (5 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Testred

- Testim

- Testopel

- Nose Bleeds and Dm

- Fluoxetine

 

Popular searches

- Smooth Alder
- Wuweizi
- Anemia Sickle Cell
- Rectal Cancer
- Actinic Cheilosis

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.