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Review: could Vitamin e cause Benign prostatic hyperplasia (Enlarged Prostate)?





Summary: Benign prostatic hyperplasia is found among people who take Vitamin e, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Folic acid, and have Pain.

We study 16,328 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin e from FDA and social media. Among them, 37 have Benign prostatic hyperplasia. Find out below who they are, when they have Benign prostatic hyperplasia and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Vitamin e and have Benign prostatic hyperplasia >>>

Vitamin e

Vitamin e has active ingredients of tocopherols and tocotrienols. It is often used in vitamin supplementation. (latest outcomes from Vitamin e 16,504 users)

Benign prostatic hyperplasia

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (benign enlargement of the prostate) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, enlarged prostate, osteoporosis, arthritis, pain.(latest reports from Benign prostatic hyperplasia 15,844 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 16,323 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin e. Among them, 37 people (0.23%) have Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.

Trend of Benign prostatic hyperplasia in Vitamin e reports

Time on Vitamin e when people have Benign prostatic hyperplasia * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Benign prostatic hyperplasia when taking Vitamin e * :

FemaleMale
Benign prostatic hyperplasia0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Benign prostatic hyperplasia when taking Vitamin e * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Benign prostatic hyperplasia0.00%6.06%0.00%0.00%0.00%12.12%12.12%69.70%

Severity of Benign prostatic hyperplasia when taking Vitamin e ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Benign prostatic hyperplasia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (4 people, 10.81%)
  2. Blood cholesterol increased (3 people, 8.11%)
  3. Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 8.11%)
  4. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (1 people, 2.70%)
  5. Emphysema (1 people, 2.70%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Folic acid (14 people, 37.84%)
  2. Lipitor (13 people, 35.14%)
  3. Aspirin (12 people, 32.43%)
  4. Lasix (10 people, 27.03%)
  5. Humulin n (10 people, 27.03%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 63 year old man who has BPH, and takes Pregabalin)
    I am having BPH. for foot pain doctor prescribes Pregabalin. that night the symptoms of BPH worsens. Is it due to Pregabalin? pl.write.
  • Alprazolam & amoxicillin
    (Asked by a 72 year old man who has Enlarged Prostate, High Blood Pressure, Diverticulitis, and takes Meclizine, Clonidine, Norvasc, Flomax, Avodart)
    Have Diverticulitis from having Diverticulosis. Have had high blood pressure for about 4 years and it is controlled with the Norvasc & Clonidine. Enlarged prostate is controlled with Flomax & Avodart. Meclizine is for vertigo, take 2 25mg per day, 1 Am & 1 PM. Take 1 Norvasc AM & 1 Flomax PM.
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    (Asked by a 74 year old man who has Bph, and takes Terazosin Hydrochloride)
    After suffering with bph(getting up 3 0r 4 times a night to urinate) having undergone a prostrate biopsy, my doctor took me off hydrochlorizide. Soon after, my bph symptoms went away. I take a 325 mg aspirin every day and have hypertension.
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    (Asked by a 78 year old man who has Parkinson's Disease, Enlarged Prostate, and takes Avodart)
    Began Avodart for enlarged prostate and having difficulty urinating....3 nights later had transient global amnesia, lasting about 4 hours. Doctor does not think Avodart triggered the amnesia Has anyone had similar experience? I am hesitant about going back on the Avodart but need to address the p ...
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    (Asked by a 60 year old woman who has Using Flouoxitine For Depression And Prempro For Menopause. Not Taking Garcinia Cambogia Yet., and takes Prozac, Prempro, Glucosamine, Vitamin E, Biotin, Allegra Allergy)
    Would like to know if I can take Garcinia Cambogia with the meds and vitamin I am currently taking. I'd like to lose weight with Garcinia Cambogia. Thank You

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