Review: could Tylenol cause Erectile dysfunction?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 11, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 52,929 people who take Tylenol. Among them, 241 have Erectile dysfunction. See who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Tylenol (latest outcomes from 55,538 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain, acupuncture and pain. Commonly reported side effects of Tylenol include nausea, nausea aggravated, nausea and vomiting, pain, fatigue.
Erectile dysfunction (latest reports from 131,517 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 50,866 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol. Among them, 236 people (0.46%) have Erectile Dysfunction.
Time on Tylenol when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||25.00% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Tylenol * :
|Erectile dysfunction||9.31%||90.69% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Tylenol * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.96%||11.01%||21.59%||39.65%||23.79% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Tylenol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (42 people, 17.80%)
- Hypertension (31 people, 13.14%)
- Pain (29 people, 12.29%)
- Anxiety (21 people, 8.90%)
- Diabetes mellitus (16 people, 6.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (85 people, 36.02%)
- Vioxx (68 people, 28.81%)
- Aspirin (67 people, 28.39%)
- Aredia (65 people, 27.54%)
- Ativan (62 people, 26.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Involved in near-fatal trauma almost 5 yrs ago.Since then, has struggled with cardiac reconditioning, recently diagnosed with undiagnosed sleep apnea.Has scarring and atalectasis in left lung since emergency thoracotomy, worsened diabetes, worsened ED and chronic pain as well as ullnar neuropathy and neuropathy of both feet and poss neuroma of foot diagnosed since trauma.
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1 to 2 day moderate impotence. This happened after Ibuprofen had already had this effect on me. Previously, tylenol had never given me any problems at all.
After 2 days all returned to normal(I also stopped riding on small bicycle seats just in case, as this is associated with impotence).
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