Review: could Flomax cause Postnasal Drip?


Summary

Postnasal drip is found among people who take Flomax, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Benign prostatic hyperplasia . We study 20,525 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Among them, 30 have Postnasal drip. Find out below who they are, when they have Postnasal drip and more.

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Flomax

Flomax has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Flomax 21,210 users)

Postnasal Drip

Postnasal drip has been reported by people with muscle aches, mood swings, enlarged prostate, bone pain, coughing up blood (latest reports from 1,844 Postnasal drip patients).

On Jul, 23, 2016

20,525 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 30 people (0.15%) have Postnasal Drip


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Flomax cause Postnasal drip?

Time on Flomax when people have Postnasal Drip *:

  • < 1 month: 16.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 16.67 %

Gender of people who have Postnasal Drip when taking Flomax *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Postnasal Drip when taking Flomax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 4.17 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 8.33 %
  • 60+: 87.5 %

Severity if Postnasal Drip when taking Flomax **:

  • least: 33.33 %
  • moderate: 33.33 %
  • severe: 33.33 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Postnasal Drip **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (6 people)
  • Prostration (5 people)
  • Hypertension (4 people)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (3 people)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (3 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (7 people)
  • Xyzal (3 people)
  • Avodart (3 people)
  • Lasix (2 people)
  • Fluticasone Propionate (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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