Review: could Flomax cause Double vision?
We study 20,432 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.
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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.
Time on Flomax when people have Double vision * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Double vision||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Double vision when taking Flomax * :
|Double vision||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.86%||7.14%||10.00%||80.00% |
Severity of Double vision when taking Flomax ** :
How people recovered from Double vision ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (18 people, 22.78%)
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia (6 people, 7.59%)
- Neuralgia (4 people, 5.06%)
- Urinary tract disorder (4 people, 5.06%)
- Constipation (3 people, 3.80%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (22 people, 27.85%)
- Flonase (19 people, 24.05%)
- Prilosec (19 people, 24.05%)
- Furosemide (19 people, 24.05%)
- Motrin (18 people, 22.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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