Review: could Flomax cause Testicular Pain?


Testicular pain is found among people who take Flomax, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Alprazolam, and have Metastases to bone . We study 22,013 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Among them, 62 have Testicular pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Testicular pain and more.

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Flomax has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Flomax 23,107 users)

Testicular Pain

Testicular pain (pain in testes) has been reported by people with suicidal ideation, joint swelling, abnormal faeces, weakness, insomnia (latest reports from 1,500 Testicular pain patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

22,013 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 62 people (0.28%) have Testicular Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Flomax cause Testicular pain?

Time on Flomax when people have Testicular Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 50 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 50 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Testicular Pain when taking Flomax *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Testicular Pain when taking Flomax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.33 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 39.53 %
  • 50-59: 9.3 %
  • 60+: 48.84 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Metastases To Bone (11 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (9 people)
  • Prophylaxis (8 people)
  • Hypogonadism (8 people)
  • Gynaecomastia (8 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Levaquin (25 people)
  • Folic Acid (25 people)
  • Alprazolam (25 people)
  • Protonix (24 people)
  • Furosemide (24 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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