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Review: could Nicotine cause Enlarged prostate?

Summary: Enlarged prostate could be caused by Nicotine, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, also take Nexium, and have Bronchitis.

We study 5,641 people who have side effects while taking Nicotine from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Enlarged prostate. Find out below who they are, when they have Enlarged prostate and more.

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Nicotine

Nicotine (latest outcomes from 5,770 users) has active ingredients of nicotine. It is often used in quit smoking.

Enlarged prostate

Enlarged prostate (latest reports from 41,617 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, arthritis, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 16, 2014: 5,642 people reported to have side effects when taking Nicotine. Among them, 10 people (0.18%) have Enlarged Prostate. They amount to 0.02% of all the 41,607 people who have Enlarged Prostate on eHealthMe.

Trend of Enlarged prostate in Nicotine reports

Time on Nicotine when people have Enlarged prostate * :

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Gender of people who have Enlarged prostate when taking Nicotine * :

FemaleMale
Enlarged prostate0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Enlarged prostate when taking Nicotine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Enlarged prostate0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%66.67%33.33%

Severity of Enlarged prostate when taking Nicotine ** :

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How people recovered from Enlarged prostate ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bronchitis (4 people, 40.00%)
  2. Dizziness (4 people, 40.00%)
  3. Hepatitis c (1 people, 10.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Nexium (10 people, 100.00%)
  2. Lasix (10 people, 100.00%)
  3. Protonix (10 people, 100.00%)
  4. Spiriva (10 people, 100.00%)
  5. Fish oil (10 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • I don't think I have completely recovered. When I started the medication, I almost immediately started noticing issues with difficulties urinating. I also noticed significant pressure in my prostate area. I have been off of the drug for 3 weeks now and still am noticing that I feel pressure down there as well as difficulty urinating. It has gotten much better, but 3 weeks out and I am getting scared of permanent damage.

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  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • Symptoms getting old... Laxatives don't even work anymore, which is scary. I have no health insurance, self-pay for meds thru psychiatrist and have not had a medical physical in around 3-4 yrs. Have 7 yrs clean and sober, but wonder if previous alcoholism and long-term suboxone use have caused possible diabetes? I'm sick of peeing all night long, and always have to pee 30 min after I take sublingually, then again after another @45 minutes. Crazy. My hands look like lizards from being all dried out. Also, worried about the e-liquid I started 6-8 months ago being a diuretic? Symptoms became drastically worse after; however, I can at least BREATHE smoking it and don't want to stop!

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