Review: could Flomax cause Flatulence?
We study 20,433 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Among them, 110 have Flatulence. Find out below who they are, when they have Flatulence and more.
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Flomax (latest outcomes from 21,448 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Flatulence (flatus expelled through the anus) (latest reports from 121,448 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, depression.
On Oct, 31, 2014: 20,433 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax. Among them, 110 people (0.54%) have Flatulence.
Time on Flomax when people have Flatulence * :
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Age of people who have Flatulence when taking Flomax * :
Severity of Flatulence when taking Flomax ** :
How people recovered from Flatulence ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (22 people, 20.00%)
- Atrial fibrillation (16 people, 14.55%)
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia (15 people, 13.64%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (11 people, 10.00%)
- Prostatomegaly (9 people, 8.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (28 people, 25.45%)
- Coumadin (18 people, 16.36%)
- Lasix (17 people, 15.45%)
- Lisinopril (15 people, 13.64%)
- Simvastatin (15 people, 13.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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