Review: could Aciphex cause Hair loss?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 11,554 people who take Aciphex. Among them, 154 have Hair loss. See who they are, when they have Hair loss and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Aciphex (latest outcomes from 11,698 users) has active ingredients of rabeprazole sodium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastroesophageal reflux in infants. Commonly reported side effects of Aciphex include nausea, pain, acupuncture and pain, pain relief by acupuncture, chest pain.
Hair loss (latest reports from 224,027 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 11,256 people reported to have side effects when taking Aciphex. Among them, 154 people (1.37%) have Hair Loss. They amount to 0.07% of all the 222,566 people who have Hair Loss.
Time on Aciphex when people have Hair loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hair loss||0.00%||44.44%||0.00%||11.11%||22.22%||11.11%||11.11% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Aciphex * :
|Hair loss||95.33%||4.67% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Aciphex * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.23%||4.84%||23.39%||15.32%||53.23% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Aciphex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||25.00%||50.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hair loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (25 people, 16.23%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (20 people, 12.99%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (13 people, 8.44%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (12 people, 7.79%)
- Crohn's disease (12 people, 7.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (36 people, 23.38%)
- Synthroid (30 people, 19.48%)
- Ambien (25 people, 16.23%)
- Wellbutrin xl (22 people, 14.29%)
- Levoxyl (19 people, 12.34%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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