Review: could Flomax cause Prostate cancer?
This is a review of Prostate cancer by studying 19,745 people who take Flomax. We analyze: the time on Flomax when people have Prostate cancer, age of these people, the severity of Prostate cancer, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Flomax. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Flomax (latest outcomes from 21,417 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate, prostate cancer. Commonly reported side effects of Flomax include dizziness, dizziness aggravated, weakness, breathing difficulty, fatigue.
Prostate cancer (latest reports from 51,896 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, erection problems.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 19,745 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax. Among them, 251 people (1.27%) have Prostate Cancer.
Time on Flomax when people have Prostate cancer * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Prostate cancer||10.53%||21.05%||0.00%||42.11%||10.53%||15.79%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Prostate cancer when taking Flomax * :
|Prostate cancer||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.30%||13.48%||79.21% |
Severity of Prostate cancer when taking Flomax ** :
How people recovered from Prostate cancer ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia (67 people, 26.69%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (27 people, 10.76%)
- Hypertension (25 people, 9.96%)
- Prostate cancer (24 people, 9.56%)
- Multiple myeloma (13 people, 5.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (49 people, 19.52%)
- Coumadin (35 people, 13.94%)
- Lipitor (35 people, 13.94%)
- Lisinopril (31 people, 12.35%)
- Zometa (31 people, 12.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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