Review: could Asthma cause Baldness?
We study 54,047 people who have Asthma from FDA and social media. Among them, 373 have Baldness (Hair loss). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
Stay connected: get help anytime and anywhere for people who have Asthma and Baldness >>>
Asthma (latest reports from 279,802 patients) is typically treated by Singulair, Symbicort, Advair Diskus 250/50, Albuterol Sulfate, Albuterol, Ventolin.
Baldness (partial or complete lack of hair growth) (latest reports from 228,089 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Jul, 20, 2014: 54,040 people who have asthma are studied. Among them, 373 (0.69%) have Baldness. They amount to 0.16% of all the 228,181 people who have Baldness on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have asthma and experienced Baldness * :
Age of people who have asthma and experienced Baldness * :
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (46 people, 12.33%)
- Hypothyroidism (33 people, 8.85%)
- Depression (31 people, 8.31%)
- Diabetes mellitus (28 people, 7.51%)
- Osteoporosis (27 people, 7.24%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (25 people, 6.70%)
- Gastric disorder (20 people, 5.36%)
- Prophylaxis (20 people, 5.36%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (20 people, 5.36%)
- Hypersensitivity (17 people, 4.56%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Singulair (119 people, 31.90%)
- Xolair (87 people, 23.32%)
- Albuterol (61 people, 16.35%)
- Symbicort (60 people, 16.09%)
- Humira (49 people, 13.14%)
- Spiriva (44 people, 11.80%)
- Fosamax (28 people, 7.51%)
- Methotrexate (27 people, 7.24%)
- Ventolin (26 people, 6.97%)
- Synthroid (25 people, 6.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who have Baldness and Asthma
- group for people who have Asthma
Common treatments for Asthma and their efficacy:
Could your drug cause it?
Comments from related studies:
From this study (3 months ago):
since taking digoxin hair loss is severe
From this study (3 years ago):
I have been taking symbicort inhaler for 6 months and all of a sudden IM BALD !!
From this study (4 years ago):
hair loss and coming back in spot.
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Asthma, Baldness
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Depo provera overdose
Dr acidentially gave me something like 9 times the normal dose of depo provera. My life has been miserable! I have fought excessive weight gain, infertility, severe cellulite, and acne for 20 years.
- Hair loss on this drug
i began this drug a week and two days now. after the fourth day i saw hair loss, my sister said you have a dry patch in your hair and i went home and brushed my hair there was no much hair loss and a few bald patches about the size of fists at the back of my head. There was no way to hide them, e ...
- Hair loss, no elevated mood or depression, nausea, tiredness
Due to hair loss I switched over to Morphine. The hair loss goes on. While taking Tramadol for 5 month I've already lost 2/3 of my long and thick hair. In about 3 month I'll be bold - as a woman.
Tramadol elevated my mood. Morphine doesn't. It might even depress me - who knows? Taking 60mg at onc ...
More reviews for: Asthma, Baldness
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.