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Review: could Flomax cause Seizure disorder (Epilepsy)?

Summary: Seizure disorder is reported only by a few people who take Flomax.

We study 20,454 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure disorder and more.

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Flomax

Flomax has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from 21,471 Flomax users)

Seizure disorder

Seizure disorder (disease of seizure related) has been reported by people with epilepsy, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, convulsion. (latest reports from 36,612 Seizure disorder patients)

On Feb, 23, 2015: 20,454 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Seizure Disorder.

Trend of Seizure disorder in Flomax reports

Time on Flomax when people have Seizure disorder * :

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Age of people who have Seizure disorder when taking Flomax * :

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Severity of Seizure disorder when taking Flomax ** :

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How people recovered from Seizure disorder ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Memory impairment (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Epilepsy (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Convulsion (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Fioricet (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Aricept (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Lomotil (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. Vioxx (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Vasotec (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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