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Review: could Spiriva cause Prostate cancer?

Summary: Prostate cancer is found among people who take Spiriva, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Duoneb, and have Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. We study 50,022 people who have side effects while taking Spiriva from FDA and social media. Among them, 105 have Prostate cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Prostate cancer and more.

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Spiriva

Spiriva has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (latest outcomes from 50,506 Spiriva users)

Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, erection problems. (latest reports from 21,863 Prostate cancer patients)

On May, 22, 2015: 50,022 people reported to have side effects when taking Spiriva. Among them, 105 people (0.21%) have Prostate Cancer.

Trend of Prostate cancer in Spiriva reports

Time on Spiriva when people have Prostate cancer * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Prostate cancer12.50%12.50%0.00%12.50%62.50%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Prostate cancer when taking Spiriva * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Prostate cancer0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%8.57%91.43%

Severity of Prostate cancer when taking Spiriva ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Prostate cancer0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Prostate cancer ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (46 people, 43.81%)
  2. Emphysema (29 people, 27.62%)
  3. Anxiety (19 people, 18.10%)
  4. Hypertension (18 people, 17.14%)
  5. Benign prostatic hyperplasia (9 people, 8.57%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Duoneb (19 people, 18.10%)
  2. Xanax (19 people, 18.10%)
  3. Hydrochlorothiazide (16 people, 15.24%)
  4. Flomax (15 people, 14.29%)
  5. Albuterol (13 people, 12.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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