Flomax and Tinnitus - from FDA reports
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 30,572 people who have side effects when taking Flomax from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 19, 2017
30,572 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 172 people (0.56%) have Tinnitus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flomax when people have Tinnitus *:
- < 1 month: 41.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 25.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Flomax *:
- female: 3.51 %
- male: 96.49 %
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: 11.63 %
- 50-59: 24.81 %
- 60+: 63.57 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (26 people, 15.12%)
- Constipation (11 people, 6.40%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (10 people, 5.81%)
- Multiple Myeloma (9 people, 5.23%)
- Metastasis (8 people, 4.65%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (46 people, 26.74%)
- Toprol-Xl (39 people, 22.67%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (32 people, 18.60%)
- Lipitor (31 people, 18.02%)
- Fluconazole (31 people, 18.02%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (48 people, 27.91%)
- Back Pain (46 people, 26.74%)
- Headache (45 people, 26.16%)
- Osteomyelitis (44 people, 25.58%)
- Fatigue (44 people, 25.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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