Could Flomax cause 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 . We study 27,565 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA. Among them, 159 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.

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Flomax

Flomax has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Flomax 29,631 users)

Tinnitus

Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 28,204 Tinnitus patients).

On Nov, 23, 2016

27,565 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 159 people (0.58%) have Tinnitus


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Flomax cause Tinnitus?

Time on Flomax when people have Tinnitus *:

  • < 1 month: 25.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.75 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 25.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 25.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 6.25 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Flomax *:

  • female: 1.89 %
  • male: 98.11 %

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: 10.57 %
  • 50-59: 22.76 %
  • 60+: 66.67 %

Severity of Tinnitus **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 66.67 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 33.33 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (45 people, 28.30%)
  • Toprol-Xl (39 people, 24.53%)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (32 people, 20.13%)
  • Fluconazole (31 people, 19.50%)
  • Folic Acid (28 people, 17.61%)

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Potential co-existing conditions

  • High Blood Pressure (25 people, 15.72%)
  • Constipation (11 people, 6.92%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (9 people, 5.66%)
  • Metastasis (8 people, 5.03%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (8 people, 5.03%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Back Pain (45 people, 28.30%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (43 people, 27.04%)
  • Osteomyelitis (43 people, 27.04%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (41 people, 25.79%)
  • Fatigue (40 people, 25.16%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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