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 High blood pressure.
We study 17,573 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA and social media. Among them, 113 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 19,109 Amlodipine besylate 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 42,734 Loss of hair patients)
On Apr, 3, 2015: 17,561 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 111 people (0.63%) 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||3.12%||25.00%||18.75%||15.62%||18.75%||12.50%||6.25% |
Gender of people who have Loss of hair when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
|Loss of hair||78.90%||21.10% |
Age of people who have Loss of hair when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
|Loss of hair||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||9.09%||2.73%||9.09%||11.82%||67.27% |
Severity of Loss of hair when taking Amlodipine besylate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loss of hair||0.00%||46.88%||43.75%||9.38% |
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 (24 people, 21.62%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (16 people, 14.41%)
- High blood pressure (15 people, 13.51%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (10 people, 9.01%)
- Eczema (8 people, 7.21%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (18 people, 16.22%)
- Lipitor (15 people, 13.51%)
- Prednisone (10 people, 9.01%)
- Zantac (10 people, 9.01%)
- Humira (10 people, 9.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Zoloft, Hydrochlorothiazide, Metoprolol Tartrate for a 65-year old woman with Panic Attack, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Hair Loss, Abdominal Bloating, Ureteral Spasm, Pelvic Discomfort
- A study of drug interactions between Shark Liver Oil, Fish Oil Fatty Acid, Centrum Silver, Chondroitin, Glucosamine, Aspirin, Synthroid, Benazepril Hydrochloride, Norvasc, Lamictal for a 61-year old woman with Supplement, Vitamin Supplementation, Joint Stiffness, Heart Artery Dilatation, Hypothyroidism, Hypertension, Neuropathy - Peripheral. The patient has Hair Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Aciphex, Trusopt, Lumigan, Norvasc for a 92-year old man with Blook Thinning, Acid Reflux, Glaucoma, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Gait Abnormal
- A study of drug interactions between Lisinopril, Amlodipine Besylate for a 68-year old woman with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Depersonalisation, Dizziness, Tinnitus
- A study of side effects of Amlodipine Besylate for a 84-year old man with Lower Blood Pressure. The patient has Viagra
Recent Amlodipine besylate related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Amlodipine Besylate, Metoprolol Tartrate, Furosemide, Hydralazine Hydrochloride for a 71-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Duloxetine Hydrochloride, LOSARTAN, EQUETRO, METOPROLOL SUCCINATE, Amlodipine Besylate for a 57-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Isosorbide Mononitrate, Amlodipine Besylate for a 53-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Gabapentin, Amlodipine, Olmetec for a 72-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Amlodipine Besylate, Losartan Potassium, Klor-con for a 52-year old woman who has Hypertension
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