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tamsulosin

Side Effects

List tamsulosin side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with tamsulosin:

Common side effects of tamsulosin:

  • BackacheLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the NoseLess Severe
  • Problem with EjaculationLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of tamsulosin:

  • Blurred VisionSevere
  • Altered Interest in Having Sexual IntercourseLess Severe
  • Any Disease of the TeethLess Severe
  • Chest PainLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • InfectionLess Severe
  • Sensation of Spinning or WhirlingLess Severe
  • Sinus Irritation and CongestionLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe

Rare side effects of tamsulosin:

  • Atrial FibrillationSevere
  • Continued Painful ErectionSevere
  • Feeling FaintSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Intraoperative Floppy Iris SyndromeSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureLess Severe
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon StandingLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Trouble BreathingLess Severe

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