Review: could Flomax cause Platelet count decreased?
We study 20,427 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Among them, 326 have Platelet count decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Platelet count 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.
Platelet count decreased
Platelet count decreased (latest reports from 243,391 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, schizophrenia.
On Jul, 19, 2014: 20,422 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax. Among them, 256 people (1.25%) have Platelet Count Decreased. They amount to 0.11% of all the 234,546 people who have Platelet Count Decreased on eHealthMe.
Time on Flomax when people have Platelet count decreased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Platelet count decreased||85.71%||7.14%||7.14%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Flomax * :
|Platelet count decreased||0.00%||0.44%||0.00%||0.00%||3.11%||2.22%||9.33%||84.89% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (32 people, 12.50%)
- Multiple myeloma (32 people, 12.50%)
- Hypertension (22 people, 8.59%)
- Myelodysplastic syndrome (15 people, 5.86%)
- Prophylaxis (15 people, 5.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (54 people, 21.09%)
- Nexium (41 people, 16.02%)
- Allopurinol (40 people, 15.62%)
- Lasix (39 people, 15.23%)
- Folic acid (39 people, 15.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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