Review: could Rapaflo cause Testicular pain?
Summary: Testicular pain could be caused by Rapaflo, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Nexium, and have Prostatic pain.
We study 793 people who have side effects while taking Rapaflo from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Testicular pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Testicular pain and more.
On Apr, 17, 2014: 793 people reported to have side effects when taking Rapaflo. Among them, 3 people (0.38%) have Testicular Pain. They amount to 0.04% of all the 7,594 people who have Testicular Pain on eHealthMe.
Time on Rapaflo when people have Testicular pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Testicular pain||66.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Testicular pain when taking Rapaflo * :
|Testicular pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||66.67%||33.33% |
Severity of Testicular pain when taking Rapaflo ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Testicular pain||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Testicular pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Testicular pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prostatic pain (1 people, 33.33%)
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia (1 people, 33.33%)
- Bph (1 people, 33.33%)
- Bpd (1 people, 33.33%)
- Prostatitis (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (1 people, 33.33%)
- Proton pump inhibitor (1 people, 33.33%)
- H2 inhibitor (1 people, 33.33%)
- Finasteride (1 people, 33.33%)
- Cipro (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 month ago):
Some minor pain in groin at times and feel veins on left testicle.
From this study (2 months ago):
Nasal congestion started as soon as I started Rapaflo.
From this study (3 months ago):
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