Review: could Flomax cause White blood cell count abnormal?
Summary: White blood cell count abnormal is found among people who take Flomax, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Prednisone, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 20,448 people who have side effects while taking Flomax from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have White blood cell count abnormal. Find out below who they are, when they have White blood cell count abnormal and more.
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Flomax has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from 21,464 Flomax users)
White blood cell count abnormal
White blood cell count abnormal has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, chronic myeloid leukaemia. (latest reports from 2,397 White blood cell count abnormal patients)
On Jan, 15, 2015: 20,448 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax. Among them, 16 people (0.08%) have White Blood Cell Count Abnormal.
Time on Flomax when people have White blood cell count abnormal * :
Age of people who have White blood cell count abnormal when taking Flomax * :
|White blood cell count abnormal||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.56%||0.00%||0.00%||94.44% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (3 people, 18.75%)
- Gangrene (2 people, 12.50%)
- Deep vein thrombosis (2 people, 12.50%)
- Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 6.25%)
- Acute promyelocytic leukaemia (1 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone (7 people, 43.75%)
- Vincristine (5 people, 31.25%)
- Lasix (4 people, 25.00%)
- Aspirin (4 people, 25.00%)
- Methotrexate (4 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Psoriasis and flomax
I have been on Flomax for 4 years now and have been having a sore ulcerated mouth for about 3 years off and on. About six months ago I developed psoriasis on my scalp and have been using different medications described by my doctor.
Then three months ago I got a patch on my leg. I started looking at medicines side effect. I found out on the internet last week that Flomax might be the culpert.
It has been one week since I stopped taking it and today my leg psoriasis is starting to fade away. Has not itched all day today. TYJ!
The patch on my scalp is doing the same. The scalp thickness has improved tremendously. I just hope I don't start having trouble with my BPH again, so for so good.
- Weight loss associated with flomax within the last 10 years.
I have been taking flomax for approx. 10 yrs.I was then & still is very active
I exercise for one HR.every morning (5 days a week)walk for 2 miles every day,
ride my bike occasionlly,I am now 82 yrs.old.My problem is "weight loss".
I'm 5'9" tall,I weighed 175 lbs.when I first started to take Flomax,within 3
months,I was down to 160 lbs.(I had 0 fat on my body)I am now down to 140 lbs.
my family & friends can't believe the weight loss.I feel good,strong,but I don't look good,I'm too skinny.Flomax as been very effective for me.
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I generally respond well to medication. I am a senior who has chronic pain from a c1-c2 fusion. Codeine works well, and I don't use a lot. Still, I sought alternatives to opiates for nerve pain. I lice in a colder climate. It took me quite a while to associate susceptibility to becoming chilled with Ibuprophen. I thought it was age and/or the weather. Perhaps these are factors; but it happens every time I use Ibuprophen. I share this hoping it can help others.
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