Review: could Flomax cause Libido Decreased?


Summary

Libido decreased is found among people who take Flomax, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Avodart, and have Benign prostatic hyperplasia . We study 26,771 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Among them, 134 have Libido decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Libido decreased 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 28,819 users)

Libido Decreased

Libido decreased (loss of interest in sex) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, acute myocardial infarction, drug ineffective, hair loss, thrombosis (latest reports from 9,590 Libido decreased patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

26,771 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 134 people (0.5%) have Libido Decreased


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Flomax cause Libido decreased?

Time on Flomax when people have Libido Decreased *:

  • < 1 month: 6.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 13.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 26.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 40.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 6.67 %

Gender of people who have Libido Decreased when taking Flomax *:

  • female: 1.61 %
  • male: 98.39 %

Age of people who have Libido Decreased when taking Flomax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.25 %
  • 30-39: 12.5 %
  • 40-49: 2.5 %
  • 50-59: 20.0 %
  • 60+: 63.75 %

Severity if Libido Decreased when taking Flomax **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (61 people, 45.52%)
  • Hypertension (20 people, 14.93%)
  • Prophylaxis (19 people, 14.18%)
  • Osteopenia (16 people, 11.94%)
  • Gynaecomastia (15 people, 11.19%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Avodart (54 people, 40.30%)
  • Proscar (27 people, 20.15%)
  • Ambien (26 people, 19.40%)
  • Zometa (22 people, 16.42%)
  • Aciphex (21 people, 15.67%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Erectile Dysfunction (54 people, 40.30%)
  • Anxiety (36 people, 26.87%)
  • Headache (29 people, 21.64%)
  • Fatigue (28 people, 20.90%)
  • Insomnia (24 people, 17.91%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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