Flomax and Diabetes - from FDA reports


Summary

Diabetes is found among people who take Flomax, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Diabetes 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, 24, 2017

30,572 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 244 people (0.8%) have Diabetes


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Flomax cause Diabetes?

Time on Flomax when people have Diabetes *:

  • < 1 month: 42.86 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 14.29 %
  • 10+ years: 14.29 %

Gender of people who have Diabetes when taking Flomax *:

  • female: 10.79 %
  • male: 89.21 %

Age of people who have Diabetes when taking Flomax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.53 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.59 %
  • 30-39: 4.23 %
  • 40-49: 13.23 %
  • 50-59: 20.11 %
  • 60+: 60.32 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (39 people, 15.98%)
  • Depression (36 people, 14.75%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (28 people, 11.48%)
  • High Blood Pressure (27 people, 11.07%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (21 people, 8.61%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ambien (73 people, 29.92%)
  • Aspirin (68 people, 27.87%)
  • Protonix (61 people, 25.00%)
  • Zometa (57 people, 23.36%)
  • Furosemide (51 people, 20.90%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (81 people, 33.20%)
  • Fatigue (72 people, 29.51%)
  • Weakness (65 people, 26.64%)
  • High Blood Pressure (65 people, 26.64%)
  • Pneumonia (64 people, 26.23%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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