Flomax and High blood pressure - from FDA reports


Summary

High blood pressure 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 Aspirin, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 27,939 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA. Among them, 976 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.

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Flomax

Flomax has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Flomax 29,662 users)

High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression (latest reports from 493,427 High blood pressure patients).

On Feb, 02, 2017

27,939 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 976 people (3.49%) have High Blood Pressure


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Flomax cause High blood pressure?

Time on Flomax when people have High Blood Pressure *:

  • < 1 month: 40.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.57 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 17.14 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 14.29 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.57 %
  • 10+ years: 11.43 %

Gender of people who have High Blood Pressure when taking Flomax *:

  • female: 7.61 %
  • male: 92.39 %

Age of people who have High Blood Pressure when taking Flomax *:

  • 0-1: 0.25 %
  • 2-9: 0.25 %
  • 10-19: 0.13 %
  • 20-29: 0.13 %
  • 30-39: 1.39 %
  • 40-49: 6.44 %
  • 50-59: 19.07 %
  • 60+: 72.35 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (86 people, 8.81%)
  • Pain (77 people, 7.89%)
  • Enlarged Prostate (76 people, 7.79%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (54 people, 5.53%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (42 people, 4.30%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (219 people, 22.44%)
  • Lipitor (167 people, 17.11%)
  • Zometa (158 people, 16.19%)
  • Lasix (158 people, 16.19%)
  • Coumadin (144 people, 14.75%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (267 people, 27.36%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (231 people, 23.67%)
  • Fatigue (224 people, 22.95%)
  • Dizziness (218 people, 22.34%)
  • Chest Pain (215 people, 22.03%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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