Review: could Tamsulosin cause Incontinence?
Summary: Incontinence is found among people who take Tamsulosin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Tamsulosin hcl, and have Bladder obstruction.
We study 7,550 people who have side effects while taking Tamsulosin from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Incontinence and more.
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Tamsulosin has active ingredients of tamsulosin. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from 7,769 Tamsulosin users)
Incontinence (lack of moderation or self-control) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain. (latest reports from 5,801 Incontinence patients)
On Mar, 12, 2015: 7,550 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamsulosin. Among them, 13 people (0.17%) have Incontinence.
Time on Tamsulosin when people have Incontinence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Incontinence when taking Tamsulosin * :
Severity of Incontinence when taking Tamsulosin ** :
How people recovered from Incontinence ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bladder obstruction (3 people, 23.08%)
- Urinary tract infection (3 people, 23.08%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 23.08%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (2 people, 15.38%)
- Dysuria (2 people, 15.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tamsulosin hcl (11 people, 84.62%)
- Simvastatin (3 people, 23.08%)
- Erythromycin (3 people, 23.08%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (3 people, 23.08%)
- Saw palmetto (3 people, 23.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Aleve, Lipitor, Terbinafine Hydrochloride, Bactrim DS, Tamsulosin for a 68-year old man with Insomnia, Prostate Seed Implant, High Blood Cholesterol, Toe Fungus, Post Prostate Surgery Syndrome, Urinary Tract Disorder. The patient has Weight Increased
- A study of drug interactions between Tamsulosin, Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride for a 73-year old man with BPH, Nasal Congestion. The patient has Erectile Dysfunction
- A study of side effects of Tamsulosin for a 56-year old man with Enlarged Prostate. The patient has Gynecomastia (enlargement of the gland tissue of the male breast)
- A study of drug interactions between Tamsulosin, Enablex for a 85-year old man with Heart Disease - Aging, Urine Flow Decreased. The patient has Mixed Incontinence
- A study of side effects of Tamsulosin for a 68-year old man with benign Enlargement Of The Prostate. The patient has Pain - Hip
Recent Tamsulosin related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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