Flomax and Jaw cyst - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Jaw cyst is found among people who take Flomax, especially for people who are male, 60+ old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Flomax and have Jaw cyst. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 46,826 people who have side effects when taking Flomax from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On May, 16, 2023

46,826 people reported to have side effects when taking Flomax.
Among them, 13 people (0.03%) have Jaw cyst.

What is Flomax?

Flomax has active ingredients of tamsulosin hydrochloride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. eHealthMe is studying from 49,085 Flomax users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Jaw cyst?

Jaw cyst (air or fluid filled sac of jaw) is found to be associated with 341 drugs and 215 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Flomax and Jaw cyst reports submitted per year:

Could Flomax cause Jaw cyst?

Gender of people who have Jaw cyst when taking Flomax *:

  • female: 9.09 %
  • male: 90.91 %

Age of people who have Jaw cyst when taking Flomax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 9.09 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 90.91 %

Common drugs people take besides Flomax *:

  1. Zometa: 12 people, 92.31%
  2. Metrogel: 12 people, 92.31%
  3. Ambien: 12 people, 92.31%
  4. Aredia: 12 people, 92.31%
  5. Avodart: 12 people, 92.31%
  6. Calcitriol: 12 people, 92.31%
  7. Casodex: 12 people, 92.31%
  8. Celebrex: 12 people, 92.31%
  9. Fosamax: 12 people, 92.31%
  10. Halcion: 12 people, 92.31%

Common side effects people have besides Jaw cyst *:

  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 13 people, 100.00%
  2. Pain In Jaw: 13 people, 100.00%
  3. Headache (pain in head): 13 people, 100.00%
  4. Wound Dehiscence (a surgical incision reopens either internally or externally): 12 people, 92.31%
  5. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 12 people, 92.31%
  6. Gingival Erythema (redness of gums): 12 people, 92.31%
  7. Gingival Oedema (swelling of gums): 12 people, 92.31%
  8. Groin Pain: 12 people, 92.31%
  9. Gums - Swollen: 12 people, 92.31%
  10. Hiatal Hernia (hernia resulting from the protrusion of part of the stomach through the diaphragm): 12 people, 92.31%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Hypogonadism (reduction or absence of hormone secretion or other physiological activity of the gonads (testes or ovaries)): 12 people, 92.31%
  2. Gynecomastia (enlargement of the gland tissue of the male breast): 12 people, 92.31%
  3. Osteopenia (a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal): 10 people, 76.92%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Flomax and have Jaw cyst?

Check whether Jaw cyst is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on tamsulosin hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Flomax) and Flomax (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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