Review: could Flomax cause Libido decreased?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 20, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 19,745 people who take Flomax. Among them, 108 have Libido decreased. See who they are, when they have Libido decreased and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Flomax (latest outcomes from 21,417 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate, prostate cancer. Commonly reported side effects of Flomax include dizziness, dizziness aggravated, weakness, breathing difficulty, fatigue.
Libido decreased (loss of interest in sex) (latest reports from 31,962 patients) has been reported by people with depression, birth control, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure, pain.
On Feb, 20, 2014: 19,735 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax. Among them, 108 people (0.55%) have Libido Decreased.
Time on Flomax when people have Libido decreased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Libido decreased||12.50%||0.00%||12.50%||25.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Libido decreased when taking Flomax * :
|Libido decreased||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.68%||2.82%||19.72%||64.79% |
Severity of Libido decreased when taking Flomax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Libido decreased||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Libido decreased ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia (56 people, 51.85%)
- Prophylaxis (20 people, 18.52%)
- Hypertension (18 people, 16.67%)
- Osteopenia (16 people, 14.81%)
- Hypogonadism (14 people, 12.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Avodart (46 people, 42.59%)
- Proscar (22 people, 20.37%)
- Ambien (22 people, 20.37%)
- Zometa (19 people, 17.59%)
- Celebrex (18 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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