Flomax and Tinnitus - from FDA reports


Summary

Tinnitus 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 Zometa, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Tinnitus 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, 30, 2017

29,675 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 167 people (0.56%) have Tinnitus


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Flomax cause Tinnitus?

Time on Flomax when people have Tinnitus *:

  • < 1 month: 46.15 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.08 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 23.08 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.69 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Flomax *:

  • female: 3.01 %
  • male: 96.99 %

Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Flomax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 11.81 %
  • 50-59: 24.41 %
  • 60+: 63.78 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (26 people, 15.57%)
  • Enlarged Prostate (25 people, 14.97%)
  • Constipation (11 people, 6.59%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (9 people, 5.39%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (9 people, 5.39%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (46 people, 27.54%)
  • Toprol-Xl (39 people, 23.35%)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (32 people, 19.16%)
  • Fluconazole (31 people, 18.56%)
  • Lipitor (30 people, 17.96%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Back Pain (46 people, 27.54%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (45 people, 26.95%)
  • Osteomyelitis (44 people, 26.35%)
  • Headache (43 people, 25.75%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (42 people, 25.15%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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