Review: could Flomax cause Libido decreased?
We study 20,424 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Among them, 110 have Libido decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Libido decreased and more.
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Flomax (latest outcomes from 21,437 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Libido decreased (loss of interest in sex) (latest reports from 33,111 patients) has been reported by people with depression, birth control, stress and anxiety, hair loss, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 17, 2014: 20,422 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax. Among them, 110 people (0.54%) have Libido Decreased. They amount to 0.33% of all the 33,100 people who have Libido Decreased on eHealthMe.
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%||12.33%||2.74%||19.18%||65.75% |
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, 50.91%)
- Prophylaxis (21 people, 19.09%)
- Hypertension (18 people, 16.36%)
- Osteopenia (16 people, 14.55%)
- Hypogonadism (15 people, 13.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Avodart (47 people, 42.73%)
- Proscar (23 people, 20.91%)
- Ambien (23 people, 20.91%)
- Zometa (20 people, 18.18%)
- Celebrex (19 people, 17.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Patrick Foster on Jun, 29, 2014:
had retention. Was given flomax Got UTI after 2 weeks with same bag.Dr never checked for uti. Went to another urologist at upenn Dr O'Connell who prescribed flomax then anti biotics for uti. Burning never stopped..balls hurt all the time. I take suboxone so I could get off all those pain pills causing rage attacks. Urology wont see me again since "That's not my area. Blood in undershorts in am. just drops. Please help..how long can this last?
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About 5 years ago I started both Flomax and Crestor. After about 3 month a very mild rash started on both insteps. This rash has gradually increased until now it is on most of body except face, neck and scalp.There was a very significant increase beginning about 6months ago, (At that time I was taken off of Plavix.
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