Flomax and Platelet count decreased - from FDA reports
Platelet count decreased 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 Lasix, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 27,939 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA. Among them, 758 have Platelet count decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Platelet count decreased and more.
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Flomax has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in False. (latest outcomes from Flomax 29,656 users)
Platelet Count Decreased
Platelet count decreased has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, preventive health care, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 135,174 Platelet count decreased patients).
On Jan, 19, 2017
27,939 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 758 people (2.71%) have Platelet Count Decreased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flomax when people have Platelet Count Decreased *:
- < 1 month: 78.57 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10.71 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.14 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.57 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Platelet Count Decreased when taking Flomax *:
- female: 5.82 %
- male: 94.18 %
Age of people who have Platelet Count Decreased when taking Flomax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.31 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.47 %
- 30-39: 1.4 %
- 40-49: 4.21 %
- 50-59: 13.26 %
- 60+: 80.34 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (136 people, 17.94%)
- Pain (42 people, 5.54%)
- Myelodysplastic Syndrome (39 people, 5.15%)
- Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (39 people, 5.15%)
- High Blood Pressure (38 people, 5.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (151 people, 19.92%)
- Zometa (132 people, 17.41%)
- Revlimid (126 people, 16.62%)
- Aspirin (125 people, 16.49%)
- Allopurinol (111 people, 14.64%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Anaemia (155 people, 20.45%)
- Weakness (147 people, 19.39%)
- Pneumonia (147 people, 19.39%)
- Pain (143 people, 18.87%)
- Fatigue (142 people, 18.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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