Viagra and Prostate cancer - from FDA reports


Summary

Prostate cancer is found among people who take Viagra, especially for people who are 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Ill-defined disorder. This review analyzes which people have Prostate cancer with Viagra. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 48,741 people who have side effects when taking Viagra from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

48,741 people reported to have side effects when taking Viagra.
Among them, 489 people (1.0%) have Prostate cancer


Number of reports submitted per year:

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Time on Viagra when people have Prostate cancer *:

  • < 1 month: 26.09 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 8.7 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 13.04 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 39.13 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 13.04 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.41 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 4.9 %
  • 50-59: 24.49 %
  • 60+: 70.2 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Ill-Defined Disorder (43 people, 8.79%)
  • High Blood Pressure (35 people, 7.16%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (20 people, 4.09%)
  • Diabetes (17 people, 3.48%)
  • Enlarged Prostate (9 people, 1.84%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (33 people, 6.75%)
  • Lipitor (24 people, 4.91%)
  • Norvasc (22 people, 4.50%)
  • Cialis (22 people, 4.50%)
  • Lisinopril (18 people, 3.68%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Drug Ineffective (139 people, 28.43%)
  • Drug Effect Decreased (50 people, 10.22%)
  • Prostatic Specific Antigen Increased (27 people, 5.52%)
  • High Blood Pressure (26 people, 5.32%)
  • Skin Blushing/flushing (22 people, 4.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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