Review: could Minoxidil cause Prostate cancer?
This is a review of Prostate cancer by studying 2,796 people who take Minoxidil. We analyze: the time on Minoxidil when people have Prostate cancer, age of these people, the severity of Prostate cancer, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Minoxidil. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Minoxidil (latest outcomes from 2,870 users) has active ingredients of minoxidil. It is often used in hair loss, high blood pressure. Commonly reported side effects of Minoxidil include high blood pressure, nausea, nausea aggravated, chest pain, headache.
Prostate cancer (latest reports from 52,513 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, erection problems.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 2,684 people reported to have side effects when taking Minoxidil. Among them, 5 people (0.19%) have Prostate Cancer.
Time on Minoxidil when people have Prostate cancer * :
Age of people who have Prostate cancer when taking Minoxidil * :
|Prostate cancer||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Prostate cancer when taking Minoxidil ** :
How people recovered from Prostate cancer ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (4 people, 80.00%)
- Blood pressure management (4 people, 80.00%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Renal softgel (5 people, 100.00%)
- Omniscan (4 people, 80.00%)
- Optimark (4 people, 80.00%)
- Diovan (4 people, 80.00%)
- Simvastatin (4 people, 80.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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