Flomax and Prostate cancer - from FDA reports
Prostate cancer is found among people who take Flomax, especially for people who are 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Enlarged prostate. This review analyzes which people have Prostate cancer with Flomax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 29,675 people who have side effects when taking Flomax from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 21, 2017
29,675 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 323 people (1.09%) have Prostate Cancer
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flomax when people have Prostate Cancer *:
- < 1 month: 6.9 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.79 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.45 %
- 1 - 2 years: 27.59 %
- 2 - 5 years: 27.59 %
- 5 - 10 years: 17.24 %
- 10+ years: 3.45 %
Age of people who have Prostate Cancer when taking Flomax *:
- 0-1: 0.51 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 7.58 %
- 50-59: 15.66 %
- 60+: 76.26 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Enlarged Prostate (74 people, 22.91%)
- High Blood Pressure (32 people, 9.91%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (31 people, 9.60%)
- Multiple Myeloma (21 people, 6.50%)
- Prostatomegaly (17 people, 5.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (46 people, 14.24%)
- Aspirin (44 people, 13.62%)
- Lipitor (37 people, 11.46%)
- Coumadin (37 people, 11.46%)
- Lisinopril (33 people, 10.22%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (56 people, 17.34%)
- Stress And Anxiety (53 people, 16.41%)
- High Blood Pressure (47 people, 14.55%)
- Dizziness (45 people, 13.93%)
- Chest Pain (45 people, 13.93%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Prostate cancer when taking Flomax?
Flomax has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Flomax 31,445 users)
Prostate cancer has been reported by people with prostate cancer, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 55,121 Prostate cancer patients).
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