Review: could Tamsulosin cause Dementia?
We study 2,178 people who have side effects while taking Tamsulosin from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Dementia. Find out below who they are, when they have Dementia and more.
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Tamsulosin hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,337 users) has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Dementia (madness) (latest reports from 46,588 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 2,178 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamsulosin hydrochloride. Among them, 19 people (0.87%) have Dementia. They amount to 0.04% of all the 45,919 people who have Dementia on eHealthMe.
Time on Tamsulosin hydrochloride when people have Dementia * :
Age of people who have Dementia when taking Tamsulosin hydrochloride * :
Severity of Dementia when taking Tamsulosin hydrochloride ** :
How people recovered from Dementia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (12 people, 63.16%)
- Epilepsy (10 people, 52.63%)
- Pericardial effusion (10 people, 52.63%)
- Asthma (1 people, 5.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Allopurinol (19 people, 100.00%)
- Aspirin (19 people, 100.00%)
- Prochlorperazine maleate (12 people, 63.16%)
- Lenalidomide (12 people, 63.16%)
- Prilosec (12 people, 63.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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