Review: could Flomax cause Postnasal drip?
We study 20,432 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Among them, 27 have Postnasal drip. Find out below who they are, when they have Postnasal drip and more.
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Flomax (latest outcomes from 21,445 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Postnasal drip (discharge from nose) (latest reports from 10,107 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 20,429 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax. Among them, 27 people (0.13%) have Postnasal Drip. They amount to 0.27% of all the 10,085 people who have Postnasal Drip on eHealthMe.
Time on Flomax when people have Postnasal drip * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Postnasal drip||16.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||16.67% |
Age of people who have Postnasal drip when taking Flomax * :
|Postnasal drip||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.17%||0.00%||8.33%||87.50% |
Severity of Postnasal drip when taking Flomax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Postnasal drip||33.33%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Postnasal drip ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Postnasal drip||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia (8 people, 29.63%)
- Hypertension (4 people, 14.81%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (4 people, 14.81%)
- Atrial fibrillation (3 people, 11.11%)
- Prostatic disorder (3 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (9 people, 33.33%)
- Simvastatin (4 people, 14.81%)
- Xyzal (3 people, 11.11%)
- Protonix (3 people, 11.11%)
- Zetia (3 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (5 years ago):
Both Avodart and Flomax work effectively to control BPH. Advil used to control peripheral pain. Seeing rhynorhea as a side effect.
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