Review: could Singulair cause Ed?
We study 41,171 people who have side effects while taking Singulair from FDA and social media. Among them, 74 have Ed. Find out below who they are, when they have Ed and more.
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Singulair (latest outcomes from 42,822 users) has active ingredients of montelukast sodium. It is often used in asthma.
Ed (latest reports from 131,309 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.
On Jul, 18, 2014: 41,168 people reported to have side effects when taking Singulair. Among them, 74 people (0.18%) have Ed. They amount to 0.06% of all the 129,339 people who have Ed on eHealthMe.
Time on Singulair when people have Ed * :
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Severity of Ed when taking Singulair ** :
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How people recovered from Ed ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Erectile dysfunction (16 people, 21.62%)
- Asthma (12 people, 16.22%)
- Pain (8 people, 10.81%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 9.46%)
- Diabetes mellitus (4 people, 5.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levitra (18 people, 24.32%)
- Aspirin (18 people, 24.32%)
- Viagra (18 people, 24.32%)
- Albuterol (16 people, 21.62%)
- Lipitor (13 people, 17.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I've been troubled recently by a lessening of sexual desire and impotence /erectile dysfunction. I began taking singuliar about 2 months ago for allergy sinusitis. It has been effective for that. I would like to know if my problem is likely a combination of the drugs I am taking, or age related and something I should consult a doctor about.
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