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Review: could Baclofen cause Hair loss?
Summary: Hair loss is found among people who take Baclofen, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Neurontin, and have Multiple sclerosis.
We study 20,359 people who have side effects while taking Baclofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 187 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
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Baclofen (latest outcomes from 21,174 users) has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms.
Hair loss (latest reports from 41,549 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Nov, 13, 2014: 20,359 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen. Among them, 187 people (0.92%) have Hair Loss.
Time on Baclofen 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%||14.29%||28.57%||0.00%||28.57%||0.00%||28.57% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Baclofen * :
|Hair loss||93.05%||6.95% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Baclofen * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.59%||4.71%||22.35%||31.18%||25.88%||15.29% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Baclofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||0.00%||33.33%||55.56%||11.11% |
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 * :
- Multiple sclerosis (64 people, 34.22%)
- Pain (16 people, 8.56%)
- Muscle spasms (13 people, 6.95%)
- Neuralgia (10 people, 5.35%)
- Hypertension (9 people, 4.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (42 people, 22.46%)
- Rebif (30 people, 16.04%)
- Avonex (29 people, 15.51%)
- Lyrica (17 people, 9.09%)
- Valium (16 people, 8.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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