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. This review analyzes which people have High blood pressure with Flomax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 29,675 people who have side effects when taking Flomax from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 07, 2017

29,675 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 1,037 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: 39.02 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 2.44 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.32 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 17.07 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 14.63 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 9.76 %
  • 10+ years: 9.76 %

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

  • female: 7.75 %
  • male: 92.25 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.24 %
  • 2-9: 0.24 %
  • 10-19: 0.24 %
  • 20-29: 0.12 %
  • 30-39: 1.33 %
  • 40-49: 6.15 %
  • 50-59: 18.94 %
  • 60+: 72.74 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (87 people, 8.39%)
  • Pain (81 people, 7.81%)
  • Enlarged Prostate (78 people, 7.52%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (57 people, 5.50%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (46 people, 4.44%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (219 people, 21.12%)
  • Lipitor (174 people, 16.78%)
  • Lasix (165 people, 15.91%)
  • Zometa (159 people, 15.33%)
  • Coumadin (147 people, 14.18%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (272 people, 26.23%)
  • Fatigue (235 people, 22.66%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (234 people, 22.57%)
  • Dizziness (228 people, 21.99%)
  • Chest Pain (217 people, 20.93%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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