Flomax and Depression - from FDA reports


Summary

Depression is found among people who take Flomax, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Depression with Flomax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 30,572 people who have side effects when taking Flomax from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 23, 2017

30,572 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 772 people (2.53%) have Depression


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Flomax cause Depression?

Time on Flomax when people have Depression *:

  • < 1 month: 21.74 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 8.7 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 17.39 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 26.09 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 13.04 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.7 %
  • 10+ years: 4.35 %

Gender of people who have Depression when taking Flomax *:

  • female: 9.19 %
  • male: 90.81 %

Age of people who have Depression when taking Flomax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.17 %
  • 10-19: 0.17 %
  • 20-29: 0.85 %
  • 30-39: 6.14 %
  • 40-49: 16.38 %
  • 50-59: 20.65 %
  • 60+: 55.63 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (92 people, 11.92%)
  • Pain (88 people, 11.40%)
  • High Blood Pressure (67 people, 8.68%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (55 people, 7.12%)
  • Metastases To Bone (52 people, 6.74%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (159 people, 20.60%)
  • Oxycontin (153 people, 19.82%)
  • Aspirin (140 people, 18.13%)
  • Ambien (139 people, 18.01%)
  • Lipitor (129 people, 16.71%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (386 people, 50.00%)
  • Pain (304 people, 39.38%)
  • Fatigue (275 people, 35.62%)
  • Weakness (254 people, 32.90%)
  • Chest Pain (191 people, 24.74%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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