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. This review analyzes which people have Platelet count decreased with Flomax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 30,572 people who have side effects when taking Flomax from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 19, 2017
30,572 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 814 people (2.66%) have Platelet count decreased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flomax when people have Platelet count decreased *:
- < 1 month: 79.31 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10.34 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.9 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.45 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Flomax *:
- female: 5.67 %
- male: 94.33 %
Age of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Flomax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.29 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.44 %
- 30-39: 1.46 %
- 40-49: 3.95 %
- 50-59: 12.57 %
- 60+: 81.29 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (148 people, 18.18%)
- Pain (47 people, 5.77%)
- High Blood Pressure (43 people, 5.28%)
- Myelodysplastic Syndrome (40 people, 4.91%)
- Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (39 people, 4.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (160 people, 19.66%)
- Revlimid (140 people, 17.20%)
- Zometa (133 people, 16.34%)
- Aspirin (125 people, 15.36%)
- Allopurinol (111 people, 13.64%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Anaemia (164 people, 20.15%)
- Fatigue (154 people, 18.92%)
- Weakness (153 people, 18.80%)
- Pneumonia (150 people, 18.43%)
- Pain (145 people, 17.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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My Doctor told me I have low vitamin D and he also has me on Crestor 5 mg once a day, also knows I take ibuprofen for pain. Also low Vitamin B history. Blood work just done had platelets 134 then repeat came in at 100. Said I need to see hematologist for low platelets. Never said to stop ...
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I am a 17 year old male with NF1. I have an optic glioma that limits my field of vision in my left eye and leaves my right eye with only light and dark. I have had chemo and radiation to treat my glioma when I was 6 and 12 when the tumor grew. I also have allergies and asthma. My ITP ...
Surprised to just find out today that having taken Prodaxa for a numbe of years my platelet count has continued to decrease. I am concerned about the MDS that is associated with the symptoms. Any suggestions appreciated