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Review: could Viagra cause Prostate cancer?

Summary: Prostate cancer is found among people who take Viagra, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Erectile dysfunction.

We study 33,724 people who have side effects while taking Viagra from FDA and social media. Among them, 357 have Prostate cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Prostate cancer and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Viagra and have Prostate cancer >>>

Viagra

Viagra (latest outcomes from 35,063 users) has active ingredients of sildenafil citrate. It is often used in erection problems.

Trend of viagra reports

Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer (latest reports from 21,859 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, erection problems.

Trend of Prostate cancer reports

On Nov, 12, 2014: 33,722 people reported to have side effects when taking Viagra. Among them, 357 people (1.06%) have Prostate Cancer.

Trend of Prostate cancer in Viagra reports

Time on Viagra when people have Prostate cancer * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Prostate cancer31.58%10.53%0.00%10.53%36.84%10.53%0.00%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Prostate cancer0.00%0.00%0.00%0.53%0.00%5.85%22.87%70.74%

Severity of Prostate cancer when taking Viagra ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Prostate cancer ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Erectile dysfunction (187 people, 52.38%)
  2. Ill-defined disorder (43 people, 12.04%)
  3. Hypertension (22 people, 6.16%)
  4. Blood cholesterol increased (9 people, 2.52%)
  5. Prostate examination abnormal (9 people, 2.52%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (38 people, 10.64%)
  2. Norvasc (20 people, 5.60%)
  3. Lupron (19 people, 5.32%)
  4. Lipitor (19 people, 5.32%)
  5. Cialis (18 people, 5.04%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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