Review: could Amlodipine besylate cause Loss of hair (Hair loss)?
Summary: Loss of hair is found among people who take Amlodipine besylate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypertension.
We study 17,522 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA and social media. Among them, 109 have Loss of hair. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of hair and more.
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Amlodipine besylate has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Amlodipine besylate 19,065 users)
Loss of hair
Loss of hair has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.(latest reports from Loss of hair 42,602 patients)
On Dec, 2, 2014: 17,508 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 109 people (0.62%) have Loss Of Hair.
Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Loss of hair * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loss of hair||3.23%||25.81%||16.13%||16.13%||19.35%||12.90%||6.45% |
Gender of people who have Loss of hair when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
|Loss of hair||79.44%||20.56% |
Age of people who have Loss of hair when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
|Loss of hair||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||9.26%||2.78%||8.33%||11.11%||68.52% |
Severity of Loss of hair when taking Amlodipine besylate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loss of hair||0.00%||46.67%||43.33%||10.00% |
How people recovered from Loss of hair ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loss of hair||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (23 people, 21.10%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (16 people, 14.68%)
- High blood pressure (15 people, 13.76%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (10 people, 9.17%)
- Osteoporosis (8 people, 7.34%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (18 people, 16.51%)
- Lipitor (15 people, 13.76%)
- Acetylsalicylic acid srt (10 people, 9.17%)
- Humira (10 people, 9.17%)
- Zantac (10 people, 9.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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