Tamsulosin and Keloids - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


We study 58,649 people who have side effects when taking Tamsulosin. Keloids is found, especially among people who are male, , also take Clopidogrel and have Psoriasis.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Tamsulosin and have Keloids. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You may use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

What are phase IV trials?

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 700+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Aug, 03, 2023

58,649 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamsulosin.
Among them, 1 person (0.0%) has Keloids.

What is Tamsulosin?

Tamsulosin has active ingredients of tamsulosin. It is used in prostate examination abnormal. Currently, eHealthMe is studying from 67,519 Tamsulosin users.

What is Keloids?

Keloids (overgrown scars left from skin injuries) is found to be associated with 642 drugs and 457 conditions by eHealthMe. Currently, we are studying 1,076 people who have Keloids.

Number of Tamsulosin and Keloids reports submitted per year:

Could Tamsulosin cause Keloids?

Gender of people who have Keloids when taking Tamsulosin *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Common drugs people take besides Tamsulosin *:

  1. Vascepa: 1 person, 100.00%
  2. Fluoxetine: 1 person, 100.00%
  3. Fish Oil: 1 person, 100.00%
  4. Elidel: 1 person, 100.00%
  5. Cosentyx: 1 person, 100.00%
  6. Clopidogrel: 1 person, 100.00%

Common side effects people have besides Keloids *:

  1. Rash Pruritic (redness with itching): 1 person, 100.00%
  2. Psoriatic Arthropathy (inflammation of the skin and joints with kin condition which typically causes patches (plaques) of red, scaly skin to develop): 1 person, 100.00%
  3. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin): 1 person, 100.00%
  4. Night Sweats (sweating in night): 1 person, 100.00%
  5. Joint Pain: 1 person, 100.00%
  6. Haemorrhage (bleeding): 1 person, 100.00%
  7. Eczema Nummular (circular or oval patches of eczema with well-defined edges): 1 person, 100.00%
  8. Dactylitis (dactylitis or sausage digit is inflammation of an entire digit (a finger or toe), and can be painful): 1 person, 100.00%
  9. Chronic Kidney Disease: 1 person, 100.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin): 1 person, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Tamsulosin and have Keloids?

Check whether Keloids 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 (the active ingredients of Tamsulosin) and Tamsulosin (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 700+ 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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